Austrian Control Bank Oesterreichische Kontrollbank Aktiengesellschaft (OeKB)
Strauchgasse 1-3


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The aim of this market study is to provide information to investors, who want to enter the Serbian energy efficiency market.

The following topics are covered:

  • energy efficiency in public buildings
  • energy efficiency in public lighting
  • district heating
  • use of renewable energy sources from agriculture
  • energy efficiency in buildings
  • energy efficiency in industry

The study comprises the following issues:

  • analysing the legal and financial framework of energy efficiency projects in Serbia
  • Socio-economic aspects (willingness and ability to pay, tariff structure….)
  • identification of energy efficiency projects in Vojvodina
  • technical aspects (technical variants, quality standards, estimates on project capacities)
  • environmental aspects of identified projects
  • contact management and organisation of communication events between potential investors and Serbian project stakeholders

One of the main assets of the study is an outlook on the preparedness of Serbian municipalities and industrial clients to understand and accept contracting models as are already frequently used and highly appreciated by Austrian municipalities and industry.

Description of actual services provided by the staff within the assignment:

  • Market Study on energy consumption and energy efficiency potential in municipalities
  • Prediction of future energy consumption
  • Socio-economic analysis
  • Cost analysis of identified projects
  • Assistance to municipalities in financing the project, guidelines for financing structures
  • Development of a contracting models and financing mechanism