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With energy and climate markets and technologies continuously changing, profound knowledge is key to all decision making. Ecofys supports authorities and corporate organisations alike in meeting the energy and climate challenge of the 21st century. The strategic studies, reports or market assessments we conduct provide valuable and reliable information on the latest developments and anticipated trends.

In this section you will find an overview of reports that are published or (co)written by Ecofys.

  • Heating & cooling strategy for the European building sector 2050

    Position Paper To achieve the EU climate targets for the building sector, the energy demand in buildings needs to be significantly reduced. At the same time, a complete transformation of the existing heating and coo
  • The 2015 Energy Productivity and Economic Prosperity Index

    How Efficiency Will Drive Growth, Create Jobs and Spread Wellbeing Throughout Society This index report ranks countries based on their economic output per unit of energy consumed. Commissioned by Philips, the energy productivity index was authored by The Lisbon Council, Ecofys and Quin
  • It's time to peak

    Why China’s corporate sector needs to set ambitious GHG reduction targets As the world’s largest emitter, China’s role in fighting climate change can hardly be overestimated. Building on similar initiatives globally and using a number of China specific scenarios
  • Overview of Member States information on nZEBs

    Updated Progress Report on Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings For the European Commission Ecofys provided an overview of the information communicated by Member States on Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (NZEBs). The working version of the Progress Report gives an ov
  • Accounting methods for biojet fuel

    The aviation industry is developing and piloting the use of biojet fuel blends as a key means to reduce emissions from the sector. In response to the increasing initiatives and drivers for airlines to
  • Assessment of sustainability standards for biojet fuel

    The aviation industry is committed to using sustainable biomass for alternative aviation fuels. With no harmonised international biojet fuel sustainability standards in place, airlines are often requi
  • Aluminium Stewardship Initiative Performance Standard

    Principles and Criteria This Standard aims to improve the aluminium sector’s environmental performance. The report defines the environmental, social and governance principles and criteria applicable to the aluminium va
  • Design options for the Market Stability Reserve in the EU ETS

    Ecofys, together with LSE, has looked closely at the design options possible for a Market Stability Reserve (MSR) in the EU ETS for the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change. This study including
  • Potential for Shore Side Electricity in Europe

    Shore Side Electricity (SSE) is an option for reducing the unwanted environmental impact of ships at berths, i.e. greenhouse gas emissions, air quality emissions and noise pollution of ships using the