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Facilitating Multi-level governance for energy efficiency

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 649829

  • Start date

    1 March 2015

  • End date

    31 August 2017

Funded under:

H2020-EU.3.3.7.

  • Overall budget:

    € 1 981 743,75

  • EU contribution

    € 1 981 743,75

Coordinated by:

DEUTSCHE GESELLSCHAFT FUR INTERNATIONALE ZUSAMMENARBEIT (GIZ) GMBH

Germany

Objective

MultEE aims to improve the ease and quality of energy efficiency (EE) policy planning and implementation in the project’s partner countries and beyond, addressing the challenges of evidence-based policy-making in a multi-level governance setting. It contributes to making EE and sustainable energy planning vertically consistent between the national, regional and local level, to facilitating horizontal coordination between policy levels and to improving the quality of monitoring energy efficiency.
The project pursues a two-faceted, yet integrated, approach in order to reach this objective: (1) building on a mapping of European best practices and experience from a pilot project carried out by the lead partner, country-specific solutions for effective monitoring and verification (M&V) based on bottom-up data will be developed and their implementation supported; (2) the implementation of innovative M&V schemes will be facilitated via coordination mechanisms developed and introduced together with the partners, aimed at spurring on exchange and cooperation between policy levels. The project pays particular attention to providing opportunities for peer learning between old and new EU Members States and neighbouring countries from Southeast Europe to partner countries from the EU and its South-Eastern neighbourhood as well as to disseminating results beyond partner countries and to other policy areas. One of the specificities of multEE is that its activities target the interplay between administrative levels rather than focusing on a single one of them.
Particular focus will be put on capacity-building for the entities and officials involved with EE planning in the partner countries. MultEE will be put in practice by experienced partners within a strong consortium led by GIZ, drawing upon solid experience and a well-established network of contacts to ensure dissemination and high impacts within and beyond the project.
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Coordinator

DEUTSCHE GESELLSCHAFT FUR INTERNATIONALE ZUSAMMENARBEIT (GIZ) GMBH

Address

Dag Hammarskjold Weg 1-5
65760 Eschborn

Germany

Activity type

Other

EU Contribution

€ 420 257,50

Participants (9)

ROSKILDE UNIVERSITET

Denmark

EU Contribution

€ 286 118,75

ECOLOGIC INSTITUT gemeinnützige GmbH

Germany

EU Contribution

€ 304 451,25

OSTERREICHISCHE ENERGIEAGENTUR AUSTRIAN ENERGY AGENCY

Austria

EU Contribution

€ 249 250

ENERGETSKI INSTITUT HRVOJE POZAR

Croatia

EU Contribution

€ 135 540

FIZIKALAS ENERGETIKAS INSTITUTS

Latvia

EU Contribution

€ 108 500

LIETUVOS ENERGETIKOS INSTITUTAS

Lithuania

EU Contribution

€ 96 433,75

MACEDONIAN CENTER FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY SKOPJE-MACEF ASSOCIATION

North Macedonia

EU Contribution

€ 103 820

CENTRE FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES AND SAVING FONDATION

Greece

EU Contribution

€ 170 865

SLOVENSKA INOVACNA A ENERGETICKA AGENTURA

Slovakia

EU Contribution

€ 106 507,50

Project information

Grant agreement ID: 649829

  • Start date

    1 March 2015

  • End date

    31 August 2017

Funded under:

H2020-EU.3.3.7.

  • Overall budget:

    € 1 981 743,75

  • EU contribution

    € 1 981 743,75

Coordinated by:

DEUTSCHE GESELLSCHAFT FUR INTERNATIONALE ZUSAMMENARBEIT (GIZ) GMBH

Germany