Briefing Notes

Title: Triple-A Webinar Series:  Financing Energy Efficiency Projects  

Date: October 2021

Description: The 6th Triple-A Briefing Note presents the key learnings and takeaways from the topics discussed and feedback collected during the Triple-A Capacity Building Webinar series. The webinars were hosted and organised by the eight Triple-A partner countries between the period from April to June 2021. The goal was to increase awareness of the project and disseminate the knowledge required to effectively use and implement the solutions provided by the Triple-A methodology, Standardised Tools and Database on Energy Efficiency Financing. 


Title: Triple-A Web-Based Database: Bridging the Transparency Gap in Energy Efficiency Financing

Date: June 2021

Description: The 5th Triple-A Briefing Note presents the data, specifications and functionalities of the Triple-A Web-based Database, as well as how these support each involved actor in Energy Efficiency Financing and contribute towards mainstreaming Energy Efficiency Investments. Besides, the key insights that can be extracted from the information included in the Triple-A Web-based Database and enrich relevant stakeholders, are presented. 


Title: Integration of two Standardised Approaches for Transparency Improving of Energy Efficiency Investments and Confidence between Owner and Investor in Building Sector

Date: April 2021

Description: The 4th Triple-A Briefing Note focuses on the potential of integrating two standardised approaches Triple-A and the Investor Confidence Project (ICP), so that the implementation of an already identified Triple-A project will bring maximum benefits, taking advantage of the strengths of both standardised approaches. This could provide additional clarity and transparency on how to invest in Energy Efficiency projects and provide additional confidence for potential investors. Indicative Energy Efficiency projects are presented summarizing lessons learnt from the investment implementation.


Title: Triple-A Survey on Investors Preferences on Energy Efficiency Investments

Date: March 2021

Description: The 3rd Triple-A Briefing Note presents and analyses the results that emerged from the Triple-A stakeholder consultation on the investors’ preferences on Energy Efficiency investments. The consultation took place from February to March 2021 and was a structured participatory approach that utilised a questionnaire dedicated to this purpose. Sixty-eight (68) responses were provided by bankers, investors and EE experts across the eight Triple-A case study countries, namely Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Italy, Lithuania, Spain and the Netherlands.


Title: Triple-A Survey on Building Sector: The Case of Greece

Date: February 2021

Description: The 2nd Triple-A Briefing Note analyses the results of the Triple-A stakeholder consultation in Greece. The consultation took place during the period from June to July 2020 and was a structured participatory approach that utilised a questionnaire dedicated for this purpose. In particular, the Questionnaire developed as part of the Triple-A stakeholder consultation process was on the Building Sector and in cooperation with the Association of Greek Valuers (A.VA.G.) received seventy-seven (77) responses by key stakeholders (i.e., bankers, investors, and real estate professionals).


Title: Seven Horizon2020 Projects Advice EU Leaders how to prepare Buildings for the Energy Transition

Date: December 2020

Description: Seven Horizon 2020 projects worked together for the preparation of an inclusive briefing on how to prepare buildings for the energy transition. Recommendations to policymakers and all interested stakeholders are presented, based on 7 Horizon 2020 projects’ findings and objectives, investigating ways to enable the mass adoption of energy efficiency measures and smart technologies supporting the uptake of more renewable energy sources. The contributing projects are SENSEI, Triple-A, NOVICE, QUEST, U-CERT, AmBIENCe and LAUNCH.