Talks & Publications



The next edition of this course on Energy Efficiency and Renewables in Production is scheduled to take place in Salzburg, from October 19 - 21, 2021.

More information is available in the German section of our website.Read more

B4C - Business for Climate

Effective and economical: Sustainable energy use for businesses

The initiative B4C - business4climate aims at informing Austrian businesses - and especially SMEs - about a number of  ways to use energy more...Read more

Is PV an option for my business? - 5 new folders


In a nutshell, these five new folders provide an overview about the main questions to consider and the first steps towards a well-planned PV installation. They present practical examples from busininesses in the crafts, industry,...Read more

Energy Efficiency Radar

This newsletter - available in German language and without cost - focuses on information and updates related to the implementation of the EU Energy Efficiency Directive in Austria, especially as regards the Article 7 obligation. It also includes updates on...Read more


Taxes on Energy in Austria

This short analysis describes the energy-related taxes and duties applicable to different energy carriers in Austria, and provides a comparison of the relative tax levels based on the greenhouse gase intensity of the energy source.Read more

Electricity Storage Brochure 2018

This brochure (only available in German) describes how businesses can use batteries to save electricity cost or to better utilize self-generated PV-power, it describes available battery storage systems and components and includes practical examples....Read more

Word-Crowd Crowdinvesting Crowdfunding Energy Efficiency

Crowdfunding for Energy Measures in Businesses?

What chances does this trend offer for the financing of energy efficiency measures or renewable energies in businesses?Read more

Living Model with a Future. Workshop Series

In politics and media, living space and affordable living are frequently discussed. The project team of the research project „WohnMODELLmitZukunft" develops prototypes of innovative, integrated models of living, which are screened for technical, financial...Read more

Energy Efficiency Benchmarks and Brochures

In 2009, EIW started to summarize the results of energy audits conducted in SMEs to calculate sector specific energy benchmarks and summarize the most common recommendations in sector-specific brochures.Read more

EIWInsights - Energy Efficiency Obligation Systems

This issue of EIWInsights  (in German) presents the energy efficiency obligation systems from Denmark, France and Italy, and...Read more