D4 ESCo Compendium


ESCo GUIDE - Models for ESCo Services
October 2011 - PDF 2.08MB
IEA Task 45, Subtask C, deliverable 4 focuses on a relatively new approach, energy service companies (ESCos) emerging as a way to increase the uptake rate of large scale solar heat projects in larger buildings in the public and private sector. ESCos are companies that provide a full range of energy services with repayment in generated savings. They offer a complete package, from design, finance and installation to operation, including maintenance and fuel supply.
ESCo tool - Excel Calculation Tool for Assessing Customer’s Profitability of Investment with ESCO Company
October 2011 - XLS 0.06MB
Manual for ESCo tool
October 2011 - PDF 0.08MB
The project "Expanding biomass and solar heating in public and private buildings via the energy services approach (Bio-Sol-ESCo)" is supported by the European Commission through the IEE program (contract no. IEE/07/264). The sole responsibility for the content of this report lies with the authors. It does not represent the opinion of the European Communities. The European Commission or the authors are not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.