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.

  • Analysing the status and prospects for CDM projects

    HFC-23 and N2O projects in China and India The report Analysing the status quo of CDM projects concludes that under current market conditions, the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) is currently not able to provide sufficient incentive for the
  • Public Consultation on the Evaluation of the EPBD

    Energy Performance of Buildings Directive The Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) acts as the main legislative instrument to promote the improvement of the overall energy performance of buildings in the EU. The objective of the p
  • Assessment of cost optimal calculations in the context of the EPBD

    (ENER/C3/2013-414) The EU Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) is the key legislative instrument to unlock the savings potential in the EU building sector. Among other provisions, the EPBD states that Member
  • Faster and Cleaner

    How Decarbonization in the Power & Transport Sectors is Surpassing Predictions and Offering Hope for Limiting Warming to 2°C The transition from fossil fuels to cleaner, safer energy technologies is under way. To pinpoint where decarbonization is happening most rapidly—and to extract lessons and best practices that ca
  • Carbon costs for the steel sector in Europe post-2020

    Impact assessment of the proposed ETS revision In July 2015, the European Commission (EC) launched its proposal for a revised European Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) for the period after 2020. The resulting carbon costs to energy-intensive sect
  • Costs and Benefits of Energy Efficiency Targets

    Commissioned by Friends of the Earth, this short study replicates the results from the Impact Assessment for the Energy Efficiency Communication using alternative discount rates for energy efficiency