It seems counter-intuitive, almost like an airline encouraging you to fly less. So why then would a utility company want to encourage energy efficiency? Is it just an attempt at greenwashing? Is it due to some government regulation? Let’s find out.
Discover EMPOWERING, an Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) project, aimed at helping customers to save energy by positively manage their energy consumption. This is done by improving the information on energy bills and by offering online tools. (more …)
The report assesses and provides ex post evaluations of eight best practice examples of informative energy bills from diverse geographies, representing a mix of developed and developing counties.
Ireland’s Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) is proposing that energy usage information should be provided to customers via three channels – an in-home display, smart billing and customer web interface.
What impacts has Intelligent Energy Europe already achieved? A flavour of the environmental and economic benefits so far is captured in the infographic below.
On the 1st of April 2013, the Intelligent Energy Europe project EMPOWERING has been officially launched. Towards 2020, the main objective of this European project is to make the energy market more transparent and thus enable consumers to save energy. The project aims to meet the challenge by empowering consumers: by involving and informing them, helping them take measures to save energy on the basis of the information they receive on their bills or on specially designed online tools. (more…)