ESCOs are a proven tool to increase energy efficiency and decarbonize priority sectors for a sustainable energy transition which are key in achieving Europe’s energy independence. The session will discuss the needs of the ESCO industry, the existing enabling framework and emerging opportunities in Europe, that are complemented by insights from global ESCO markets.

When: 21 September, 2022

On June 7th 2022, 41 partners joined the 1st Biennial Gathering of the Global ESCO Network, demonstrating that the Network has truly grown into a global, dedicated group of ESCO professionals and advocates! Gathered in the margins of IEAs 3-day 7th Global Conference on Energy Efficiency, the Global ESCO Network also delivered a side-event together with IEA. We will nurture […]

When: 7 June, 2022 - 7 June, 2022
Where: Alsik Hotel & Spa, Denmark

This is a launch of a publication with the same name as the webinar. The publication reviews 12 countries and their regulatory environment, identifying and categorising ten types of regulatory barriers that ESCOs face to a smaller or greater extent in their line of business. At the launch, three countries that have participated in the analysis will briefly introduce the […]

When: 31 May, 2022 - 31 May, 2022
Where: GoToWebinar,

From tomorrow, PE2 – the ESCO Association of the Philippines – is hosting its annual 2-day Energy Efficiency Day with a long line of interesting interventions by seasoned experts in all aspects of the energy efficiency agenda. The Global ESCO Network is also represented at the event together with IEA, ADB and many others. Listen to EE visionaries, thought leaders, […]

When: 20 April, 2022 - 21 April, 2022

The International Performance Measurement and Verification Protocol (IPMVP®) is the global standard to guide ESCOs in conducting their measurement and verification (M&V) activities. The Efficiency Valuation Organization (EVO), the non-profit owner of the IPMVP, initiated a statutory review of the protocol in 2019 and is now releasing an updated and expanded version for the IPMVP’s 25th Anniversary. The new 2022 […]

When: 22 March, 2022
Where: Online Webinar (EDT),

So-called Super ESCOs, which are initiated and generally financed by the public sector to serve other public-sector entities, are a growing phenomenon with particular advantages in dealing with other public entities, partly because by their very nature they may escape the restrictions that otherwise pertain to private entities and may be better placed to secure access to the public clients’ […]

When: 14 December, 2021
Where: GoToWebinar,

China accounts for around 59% of the global ESCO market. The history of the Chinese ESCO market goes back to 1998, over a decade after the appearance of ESCOs in the US and other parts of the developed world. The rapid increases in the number of ESCOs in the market and their growth in market revenue make China a remarkable […]

When: 17 November, 2021 - 17 November, 2021
Where: GoToWebinar,

Partners: SE4All, Efficiency Valuation Organization (EVO) Energy Service Companies – ESCOs – deploy a business model directly responding to the global climate change challenge.  By directly using energy savings to pay for the cost of equipment and infrastructure that creates those savings, ESCOs challenge the mantra that emissions reduction comes at a cost that many, particularly in developing countries, are […]

When: 4 November, 2021 - 4 November, 2021
Where: COP26 (Blue Zone), United Kingdom

The energy performance contracting (EPC) business model, implemented by energy services companies (ESCO), has long been identified as a method to deliver the large-scale implementation of energy efficiency (EE) projects. Establishing the performance of energy efficiency projects may be challenging. Hence the need to rely on measurement and verification (M&V) activities. This webinar will discuss how the International Performance Measurement […]

When: 25 October, 2021
Where: Online Webinar (EDT), United States

In order to reduce the annual growth in global energy demand through 2040 from 1.0% to 0.3%, an estimated USD 24.5 trillion in energy efficiency (EE) investments will be needed. Across developed energy service markets around the world, the public sector can potentially mobilize the bulk of that capital by creating a demand for ESCO services and introduce financial mechanisms […]

When: 21 September, 2021
Where: GoToWebinar,