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Calculating and Operationalising the Multiple Benefits of Energy Efficiency in Europe (COMBI)

The improvement of energy efficiency in Europe aims at reducing overall energy consumption. The implementation of energy efficiency measures can have other “non-energy” socio-economic and environmental effects such as effects on energy poverty, which will be quantified in this project. The main outcome will be a web based tool with statistics and graphical analysis of data in all member states.

Social innovation to tackle fuel poverty (Ashoka/Schneider Electric Foundation)

Tags: Social support

The Schneider Electric Foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de France, and Ashoka, offers financial support to the most innovative social entrepreneurs in Europe in order to help entire communities to tackle fuel poverty and to move towards energy sustainability. The program aims to identify, engage, and support to scale-up 15-20 innovative organizations that offer creative and systems-changing solutions to tackle fuel poverty and promote energy sustainability in five European countries: Germany, Greece, Italy, Portugal, and Spain.