The IEE programme provided funding to about 80 local and regional energy agencies that help local communities across the EU.
What the agencies do
The agencies provide services both to users and public authorities, including:
- independent advice and guidance to energy users;
- technical support and policy advice to public authorities;
- they act as an information channel between EU policy makers and users and public authorities.
The ManagEnergy website provides more details on location, contacts, and links to the websites of all the energy agencies. Check out the interactive map to locate your nearest Agency.
Energy Agency review
In 2010, a review of energy agencies took place to evaluate the relevance of EU funding for local and regional energy agencies: