Public Buildings

Covers buildings and facilities owned, managed, or controlled by public authorities. Facilities refer to energy consuming entities that are not buildings, such as wastewater treatment plants.

Private Buildings

Covers buildings owned, managed, or controlled by private individuals or corporations. These refer primarily to the tertiary sector (services), such as private companies, banks, commercial, and retail activities, hospitals, etc. and residential buildings, including social housing.

Public Lighting

Covers the provision of public lighting (e.g. street lighting and traffic lights) owned or operated by public authorities. Non-municipal public lighting is under private buildings.

Cross Sectoral

Covers all those interventions falling under two or more thematic areas; climate change adaptation; local electricity production e.g. wind power, hydroelectric power, photovoltaic; and local heat/cold production e.g. combined heat and power and district heating plant.