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 37% 60% 64% 67% 42% 30% 40% 0% 30% 67% 44% 29% 17% 14% 67% 15%
Subsidy / Policy uncertainty 35% 40% 27% 11% 17% 20% 40% 60% 50% 50% 11% 14% 75% 29% 17% 45%
Raising affordable finance 29% 30% 0% 33% 17% 20% 0% 80% 50% 67% 11% 29% 17% 43% 17% 40%
Pressure to reduce costs 9% 20% 0% 0% 8% 10% 0% 20% 20% 33% 11% 0% 0% 14% 0% 10%
Staff costs 4% 20% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 20% 0% 17% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 5%
Lack of support from the government 32% 40% 27% 0% 17% 40% 40% 20% 10% 67% 56% 14% 58% 29% 33% 30%
Complexity of the concept / Lack of information 55% 40% 64% 56% 50% 70% 80% 40% 40% 50% 78% 57% 50% 43% 33% 60%
Lack of trust in the ESCO industry 42% 30% 55% 78% 42% 10% 40% 80% 70% 83% 11% 43% 17% 43% 50% 30%
Lack of standardised Measurement & Verification practices 17% 20% 0% 11% 25% 30% 60% 20% 30% 0% 11% 14% 33% 0% 0% 10%
Split incentives between landlords and tenants 21% 50% 45% 22% 17% 10% 40% 0% 10% 17% 33% 14% 0% 14% 0% 25%
Complex accounting / book-keeping rules 21% 20% 18% 22% 25% 10% 40% 0% 10% 17% 11% 14% 33% 14% 0% 40%
Administrative barriers in public sector 42% 30% 27% 33% 67% 30% 20% 80% 40% 50% 0% 71% 58% 14% 33% 55%
Low energy prices 36% 70% 82% 56% 33% 60% 20% 0% 10% 50% 44% 0% 8% 71% 0% 20%
High costs of project development and procurement 39% 50% 73% 44% 25% 50% 20% 20% 0% 50% 33% 29% 8% 57% 17% 65%