EES Market

Based on the activities of the last 12 months: what do you think are the main BARRIERS to business?

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  All Countries Austria Belgium Bulgaria Czech Republic France Germany Greece Italy Latvia Netherlands Portugal Slovakia Slovenia Spain United Kingdom
Customer demand 38% 70% 67% 50% 36% 29% 50% 14% 20% 13% 38% 22% 30% 11% 50% 42%
Subsidy / Policy uncertainty 35% 20% 33% 50% 18% 29% 50% 14% 50% 88% 25% 33% 70% 11% 13% 31%
Raising affordable finance 22% 20% 22% 50% 0% 21% 0% 57% 0% 50% 13% 0% 30% 22% 25% 35%
Pressure to reduce costs 12% 20% 11% 0% 9% 36% 17% 14% 20% 0% 13% 11% 0% 11% 13% 4%
Staff costs 4% 0% 11% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 25% 0% 0% 0% 0% 13% 12%
Lack of support from the government 40% 60% 33% 25% 45% 29% 33% 43% 30% 75% 38% 56% 60% 44% 38% 23%
Complexity of the concept / Lack of information 58% 70% 89% 38% 55% 64% 67% 71% 70% 38% 63% 78% 30% 44% 63% 50%
Lack of trust in the ESCO industry 52% 50% 56% 63% 45% 14% 25% 57% 70% 50% 75% 100% 10% 78% 63% 58%
Lack of standardised Measurement & Verification practices 12% 0% 0% 0% 0% 7% 17% 43% 20% 25% 13% 11% 0% 22% 50% 4%
Split incentives between landlords and tenants 21% 70% 56% 0% 18% 36% 25% 14% 10% 0% 25% 0% 0% 11% 0% 19%
Complex accounting / book-keeping rules 22% 30% 0% 0% 18% 21% 33% 43% 20% 0% 0% 33% 20% 56% 25% 19%
Administrative barriers in public sector 44% 40% 89% 63% 73% 29% 25% 29% 50% 0% 25% 56% 60% 56% 50% 35%
Low energy prices 45% 90% 78% 38% 45% 93% 50% 14% 10% 63% 38% 11% 30% 44% 13% 31%
High costs of project development and procurement 33% 30% 33% 25% 27% 21% 58% 14% 30% 38% 75% 44% 10% 0% 0% 50%