Aims of the Agreements

Aims of the Energy Efficiency Agreements

In accordance with the Energy Services Directive*), the target set for the Energy Efficiency Agreement scheme is a nine per cent energy saving by 2016. The target is based on the average energy consumption for 2001–2005.

The agreement activity is also intended to speed up the deployment of new energy-efficient technology, as well as to increase the use of renewable energy.

*) in target groups excluded from EU emissions trading scheme

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