Study on the Macroeconomics of Energy and Climate Policies

Client: European Commission – DG Energy Implementation period: 2016 - 2016 (Ongoing) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Renewable Energy||Energy Efficiency||Energy Markets||Energy Policy||Climate Change Mitigation||Climate Change Policy and Strategy Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Jeroen van der Laan, Lisa Eichler, Onne Hoogland How can we best model the interactions of European energy and climate policy within the real economy? This…

Evaluation of the Dutch Multi-Annual Agreement on Energy Efficiency (MJA3)

Client: Ministry of Economic Affairs of the Netherlands Implementation period: 2012 - 2013 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Netherlands Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Policy, Energy Efficiency Experts:  Stephan Slingerland Did the Dutch policy on energy-efficiency (MJA3) contribute to additional energy savings for Dutch businesses? Staff of Trinomics (with project lead partner Ecorys) evaluated the Dutch covenant the ‘Multi-Annual Agreement on Energy…

Potential Manpower Bottlenecks in the Oil & Gas Industry

Client: EC - DG Energy Implementation period: 2012 - 2013 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Global Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Markets Experts:  Jessica Yearwood, Koen Rademaekers, Katarina Svatikova What manpower bottlenecks does the oil & gas industry face and how can they be addressed? The aim of this study was to identify the key challenges and issues faced by the petroleum…

Market study for a voluntary common EU certification scheme for the energy performance of non-residential buildings

Client: EC - DG Energy Implementation period: 2013 - 2014 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency Experts:  Jessica Yearwood, Koen Rademaekers, Rob Williams, Katarina Svatikova What are the market needs and wants for a voluntary common EU certification scheme for the energy performance of non-residential buildings? The aim of this study was to provide a…

Development of a European Energy Efficiency Index

Client: European Environment Agency Implementation period: 2015 - 2016 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency Experts:  Jessica Yearwood, Koen Rademaekers How do we measure the EU’s progress towards its energy savings target? The EEA currently reports on the progress towards energy efficiency targets of the EU and individual Member States in its annual report on…

Baseline Analysis on skills & jobs in sustainable energy

Client: GIZ Implementation period: 2014 - 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage:  Theme:  Energy Topic: Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Jessica Yearwood A switch towards sustainable energy in the Caribbean requires a skilled workforce This assignment aimed to provide a comprehensive picture of the current human capital and employment opportunities (and the needed skills) related to sustainable energy…

Energy Efficient Products Facility

Client: The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) Implementation period: 2013 - 2016 (Ongoing) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Jessica Yearwood Providing reliable information on EU energy efficiency product policy The Energy Efficient Products Facility (EEPF) aims to provide both information and guidance to different stakeholders including consumers, retailers and…

Local investment options in Energy Efficiency

Client: EC- DG Energy Implementation period: 2011 - 2012 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Rob Williams, Katarina Svatikova, Jessica Yearwood Identifying best practices for local investment options in sustainable energy in buildings in the EU Several programmes have been set up across the EU to overcome market failures and inefficient enforcement…

Capitalisation of Energy Efficiency Projects from Interreg Ivc

Client: EC - DG Energy Implementation period: 2012 - 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Rob Williams How can barriers to energy efficiency improvements be overcome? This project entailed an extensive and detailed analysis of energy efficiency projects supported by the programme Interreg IVC of the European Union. This research tried…

Support for BUILD UP Skills EU exchanges and analysis of construction skills

Client: The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) Implementation period: 2015 - 2018 (Ongoing) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency, Energy Policy Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Rob Williams, Katarina Svatikova, Irati Artola Is the EU construction workforce ready to meet the 2020 energy efficiency targets? The main purpose of the project is to facilitate the…