Energy Efficiency, a key tool for decarbonization

An expert survey has being carried out to collect opinions about the progress of energy efficiency policies in the EU Member States in the past 3 years and narratives having an impact on it. Results will be available soon. For more information contact ESV.



The section provides access to reports, policies, good practice examples, guides and tools developed in the EEW4 project.

How to develop successful narratives around energy efficiency?

18 septembre 2019

Project partners are currently analysing the impact that positive or negative narratives may have on the acceptance and implementation of EE policies in member states. Results will be available soon.


Energy efficiency expert online survey

21 august 2019

The expert survey aims at gathering input from the community of energy experts in Europe on the progress of EE policy implementation in each Member State and narratives having an impact on it.

Summary & main conclusions

Results & documents

15 july 2019

Key results of the Energy-EfficiencyWatch 4 project will be available on this page.

Press release

Our mission and approach

Energy Efficiency Watch 4 is a Horizon 2020 project aiming at supporting public authorities to implement the Energy Union and in particular the Energy Efficiency Directive.

The project intends to develop narratives for the national, regional and local levels, creating a broader understanding of the multiple benefits of energy efficiency such as improvement of air quality, modernization of buildings, job creation, climate protection, and energy security.


All events

Keep yourself updated on the latest events organised all over Europe and connect to key energy efficiency experts.

Embracing the energy transition in an unprecedented context: a way to re-think and re-boo(s)t our local economies

The current pandemic is changing the way we live and is subsequently having a profound social, economic and environmental impact.

WORKSHOP "The National Energy and Climate Plans & the EU Recovery Plan: The Finnish Green Vision"

24 September 2020

The workshop focuses on the Green Deal, the EU Recovery Plan and the National Energy …

Physical workshop organised in the capital in cooperation with the Hungarian Energy Efficiency Institute (MEHI)

The event has a strong focus on the question of renovation of residential buildings. Targeting essentially municipalities, this workshop will …

Managing partners