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Promoting energy efficiency investments in multiapartment blocks by engaging residents and supporting joint decisions
Country: 
Latvia
Target Group: 
Owners of houses, buildings or apartments
Households / consumers

”Our project aims to improve the energy efficiency of multi-apartment buildings in the towns of Cēsis and Sigulda by renovation and insulation” says Agris Kamenders from Ekodoma. Due to a low energy efficiency of the Latvian building stock in general, the government provides 40% co-financing for renovations that increase the efficiency of a building by at least 20%. “This means that the residents have to pay 60% of the renovation costs themselves.

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Promoting energy efficiency investments in a residential area in Finland by engaging residents collectively
Country: 
Finland
Target Group: 
Owners of houses, buildings or apartments
Households / consumers

The aim of the project was to promote energy efficiency in existing houses.  It was run by Enespa Ltd, Finland's smallest and oldest energy service company (ESCO). Enespa wanted to explore the possibilities to develop a full service package for residential energy efficiency investments. The focus was on existing detached houses and heating systems upgrades. In particular, the pilot explored the possibilities to develop a shared heating infrastructure for multiple houses.

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