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Policies & Measures

This section contains information about policies and measures addressing energy poverty.

Target socioeconomic group
Target housing situation

The Better Housing scheme (called Grøn Boligkontrakt before) facilitates home-owners to implement energy efficiency measures through a 'one-stop shop' concept. Energy efficiency advisors from the private sector can get certified under the scheme, and the idea is that these certified advisors...Read more

Organisation type
Target socioeconomic group
Target housing situation

This measure provided financial assistance to low-income owner-occupants that have bought a house that is of poor quality. The grant was given in the form of a 'rolling fund', whereby the home-owner would need to pay back the additional value of the house if it would be sold again.Read more

Target socioeconomic group
Target housing situation

Social services can provide financial aid for paying the electricity and gas bill of households, help to negotiate payments plans and support with improving building insulation and household appliances.Read more

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