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Lunch Date, October 5, 2021

ENPOR partners discussed the barriers and solutions for energy efficiency policy implementation in the PRS, access the event summary.


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Test your knowledge and hear from policies and solutions to tackle Energy Poverty in the Private Rented Sector at EUSEW, October 28!


New lunch talk: Making Energy Poverty Measures Visible for the Private Rented Sector

Tuesday, 2nd of November 2021, 12:30-13:10 CET


Energy poverty – or vulnerability – is a critical factor for a fair energy transition. It remains at high levels in Europe due to increasing energy costs and slow progress on energy efficiency improvements. Alleviating its impact in the private rented sector (PRS) is a challenge because of the difficulty:

  • to identify and quantify energy-poor households in the sector,
  • to deliver energy efficiency measures to these households due to structural problems like information deficits, split incentives, and more.

ENPOR aims to overcome both challenges, making energy vulnerability in the PRS visible, and testing energy efficiency support schemes to address it.

ENPOR will:

Examine in depth energy poverty policies for the PRS across the EU

Support the adaption and implementation of 10 policies in 7 countries tailored to the PRS needs

Monitor the dimensions of energy poverty in the PRS with a Dashboard mapping energy poverty in EU

Provide a structured knowledge exchange platform and guidelines for other countries