Policy Guide



  • Vondung, Florin (Lead author)
  • Thomas, Stefan (Lead author)

References and further reading

  • Adler, Mirja (2009): Revolving Fund with EU Structural Funds for energy efficiency in multi- apartment buildings in Estonia. Presentation held during the 7th JRC workshop on energy efficiency in buildings, 28th – 29th September 2009, Istanbul. www.bigee.net/s/r8mm4z
  • Bremer Energie Institut (BEI) / Institute for Housing and Environment (IWU) (2010): Effekte der Förderfälle des Jahres 2009 des CO2-Gebäudesanierungsprogramms und des Programms „Energieeffizient Sanieren“. www.bigee.net/s/js1jjj
  • Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) (2012): Energy Efficiency and Energy Savings. A View from the Building Sector. Study commissioned by the Buildings Performance Institue Europe (BPIE). www.bigee.net/s/qwf538
  • Fuller, Merrian C./Kunkel, Cathy/Kammen, Daniel M. (2009): Guide to Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Financing Districts for local Governments. Renewable and Appropriate Energy Laboratory (RAEL) Report prepared for the City of Berkeley, CA. www.bigee.net/s/spikud 
  • Grüning, Christine/Menzel, Carola/Panofen, Tobias/Shuford, Laura Susanne (2012): National Climate Finance Institutions Support Programme. Case Study: The Thai Energy Efficiency Revolving Fund. Frankfurt School – UNEP Collaborating Centre for Climate and Sustainable Energy Finance Study. www.bigee.net/s/wq4pca 
  • Institute for Housing and Environment (IWU)/Bremer Energie Institut (BEI) (2011): Monitoring der KfW-Programme „Energieeffizient Sanieren“ 2010 und „Ökologisch/ Energieeffizient Bauen“ 2006-2010. www.bigee.net/s/x9aw9x 
  • Institute for Housing and Environment IWU / Bremer Energie Institut (BEI) (2012): Monitoring der KfW-Programme „Energieeffizient Sanieren“ und„Energieeffizient Bauen“ 2011. www.bigee.net/s/mm8c7
  • Instituto del Fondo Nacional de la Vivienda para los Trabajadores (INFONAVIT) (2012): Green Mortgage Program 2012. www.bigee.net/s/4jirm9
  • International Energy Agency (IEA) (2007): Financing Energy Efficient Homes. Existing policy responses to financial barriers. IEA Information Paper. www.bigee.net/s/zznb99 
  • International Energy Agency (IEA) (2010): Joint Public-Private Approaches for Energy Efficiency Finance. Policies to scale-up private sector investment. IEA Policy Pathway Paper. www.bigee.net/s/w9iiec
  • Kats, Greg/Menkin, Aaron/Dommu, Jeremy/DeBold, Matthew (2012): Energy Efficiency Financing – Models and Strategies. Patchways to scaling Energy Efficiency Financing from $20 billion to $150 billion annually. Capital E Report prepared for the Energy Foundation. www.bigee.net/s/1prvme
  • Maio, Joana/Zinetti, Silvia/Janssen, Rod (2012): Energy Efficiency Policies in Buildings – The Use of Financial Instruments at Member State Level. Buildings Performance Institue Europe (BPIE) Report. www.bigee.net/s/syxq93 
  • Ministry of Life (2013): State Prize Architecture and Sustainability 2012 – Brochure. Wien: Austrian Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and
Water Management. www.bigee.net/s/q4tpwj
  • Palmer, Karen/Walls, Margaret/Gerarden, Todd (2012): Borrowing to save Energy. An Assessment of Energy-Efficiency Financing Programs. Resources for the Future (RFF) Report. www.bigee.net/s/vk3nic 
  • Rezessy, Silvia/Bertoldi, Paolo (2009): Energy Saving Obligations and tradable White Certificates. Report prepared by the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission. www.bigee.net/s/wabxxx 
  • Rezessy, Silvia/Bertoldi, Paolo (2010): Financing Energy Efficiency: Forging the Link between Financing and Project Implementation. Report prepared by the Joint Research Centre of the European Commission. www.bigee.net/s/te378w 
  • Taylor, Robert P./Govindarajalu, Chandrasekar/Levin, Jeremy/Meyer, Anke S./Ward, William A. (2008): Financing Energy Efficiency. Lessons from Brazil, China, India and beyond. World Bank Study. www.bigee.net/s/u15c65 
  • Zajc, Natasa C. (2011): Incentives for energy efficiency and renewable energy sources. ODYSSEE Workshop Paper, March 31st – April 1st, Ljubljana. www.bigee.net/s/vswgfh

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