Development of an Energy Efficiency Programme for the Brazilian Market


To develop a structured energy efficiency programme for the implementation and financing of EE projects in the commercial and industrial sectors of Brazil.

Main Activities

  • Develop the strategic plan;
  • Identify the focus markets per sector and regions;
  • Structure acceptance criteria for project approval;
  • Prepare the detailed business plan;
  • Develop a marketing strategy, including partnerships with financial institutions and other organisations;
  • Initiate the dissemination strategy;
  • Develop a final report for REEEP on the project realisation.

Expected Impact

  • Facilitation of an operational and sustainable initial EE programme, including an adapted €8 million EE fund to cover its financing needs;
  • Increased level of funding and of activities for the programme, further leveraging the REEEP initial investment;
  • Capacity building of Petrobras employees and information dissemination to potential beneficiaries and other potential stakeholders.
Programme sector: 

Energy Efficiency (EE) (Business&Finance)

Stage of project: 





2006 - 2007


€ 120,000 including co-funding from Petrobas

Implementing agency: 

Econoler International

REEEP grant funded by:

United Kingdom