Case Study

Verco have supported more than 30 projects and programmes towards achieving ICP’s Investor Ready Energy Efficiency Certification™

ICP

The Investor Confidence Project Europe unlocks access to financing for the building, industry,district energy and street lighting markets by standardizing how energy efficiency projects are developed, documented and measured.

Objective

A major European Commission funded initiative to develop energy efficiency as an investment asset class through the development of a standardised document set, working with investors, building owners and energy services suppliers across Europe.

Process

Our work includes UK advocacy for the programme and EU-wide technical support. We have developed the technical documentation for the scheme covering the building, industrial and infrastructure sectors and the associated training and accreditation scheme for project developers and Quality Assurance providers. Our work has included reviewing standards and engaging with national energy efficiency experts in 30 countries.

Outcome

  • Verco have supported more than 30 projects and programmes towards achieving ICP’s Investor Ready Energy Efficiency Certification™, including a £13m energy efficiency, CHP and district heating project for three hospitals in Liverpool.
  • We have trained more than 600 Project Developers and Quality Assurance Providers across Europe.