Efficiency and emissions: Prospective scenarios for the aluminium industry in the EU and Iceland

Client: European Commission – JRC Institute for Energy and Transport (JRC-IET) Implementation period: 2013 – 2014 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change, Energy Topic: Energy Policy, Climate Change Mitigation, Climate Change Policy and Strategy Experts:  Stephan Slingerland, Koen Rademaekers What does the European aluminium industry look like towards 2050? This project performed an in-depth analysis of the…

Economic impacts of shale gas in the Netherlands

Client: Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) Implementation period: 2013 – 2013 (Completed) Geographic coverage: The Netherlands Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Policy Experts:  Stephan Slingerland, Hans Bolscher What are the potential economic impacts of the developments in extraction of shale gas on the Netherlands and Europe? The rapid developments in shale gas in the United States at the…

Business Case Analysis for Renewable Energy Options

Client: Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) Implementation period: 2012 – 2012 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Netherlands Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Policy, Energy Markets Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Stephan Slingerland What is the business case for different renewable energy options for the Dutch industry? As part of a large and comprehensive analysis of the Dutch energy system by TNO, ECN…

Evaluation of the Dutch Multi-Annual Agreement on energy efficiency (MJA3)

Client: Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Policy (EZK) Implementation period: 2012 – 2013 (Completed) Geographic coverage: The Netherlands Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Efficiency, Energy Policy 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…

Market Study to Strengthen Economic Cooperation in the Energy Sector

Client: Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (EKN), Nairobi Implementation period: 2014 – 2014 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Kenya Theme:  Energy Topic: Renewable Energy, Energy Policy Experts:  Elske Veenstra How can the Dutch private sector catalyze investment to develop business in the Kenyan energy sector? This project developed a comprehensive analysis of the energy sector in Kenya, as well highlights opportunities…

EU energy governance for the future

Client: European Parliament – Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) Implementation period: 2014 – 2014 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Climate Change, Energy Topic: Energy Policy, Climate Change Policy and Strategy Experts:  Stephan Slingerland, Jessica Yearwood Travezán, Koen Rademaekers How does EU energy governance perform in terms of transparency, accountability, effectiveness and coherence? The main objective of…

Low-carbon transition in the energy sector

Client: European Environment Agency (EEA) Implementation period: 2014 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Europe Theme:  Climate Change, Energy Topic: Energy Policy, Climate Change Policy and Strategy Experts:  Jessica Yearwood Travezán, Koen Rademaekers What is the impact of the current power sector on the transition to greener energy? The fossil fuel dependency of Europe’s energy infrastructure produces a great barrier…

Energy Union: Key decisions for the realisation of fully integrated energy market

Client: European Parliament – Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) Implementation period: 2015 – 2016 (Completed) Geographic coverage: European Union Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Markets Experts:  Luc van Nuffel, Jessica Yearwood Travezán, Koen Rademaekers How can the EU advance the realisation of a fully integrated internal energy market? In February 2015 the European Commission introduced the Energy Union…

Scrutiny of current EU and Member State instruments for addressing energy poverty

Client: European Parliament – Committee on Industry, Research and Energy (ITRE) Implementation period: 2015 – 2015 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Bulgaria, European Union, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Spain, United Kingdom Theme:  Energy Topic: Energy Policy Experts:  Luc van Nuffel Energy poverty refers to those households unable to access a required level of energy services The purpose of this…

BRIDGE in sustainable energy and information and communication technologies

Client: Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) Implementation period: 2014 – 2016 (Completed) Geographic coverage: Barbados, Jamaica, Trinidad & Tobago Theme:  Energy Topic: Renewable Energy Experts:  Koen Rademaekers, Jessica Yearwood Travezán Building capacity and Regional Integration for the Development of a Generation of Entrepreneurs (BRIDGE) The demand for energy in the Caribbean region is expected to increase by 3.2% annually in…