OÖ Energiesparverband



The O.Ö. Energiesparverband is a regional energy agency organized as a non-profit association with 33 members including energy suppliers, energy consultancies, environmental groups, professional associations and firms involved in energy technology and the Upper Austrian government.


The O.Ö. Energiesparverband works to promote energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy sources and new energy technologies.
The agency’s main objective is to help energy consumers use energy more efficiently, thereby reducing the environmental load.
The O.Ö. Energiesparverband is a focal point for energy issues in Upper Austria. At the same time it is a co-ordinating centre for regional and local institutions that provide energy advice.

Target groups and partners

  • private households
  • trade and industry
  • local, regional and national authorities
  • professional associations
  • the European Commission



  • energy information and public awareness
  • energy advice for private households and industry
  • European projects
  • energy certification for buildings
  • training
  • energy planning


Behind the Scenes: Virtual Workshop on Sustainable Financing

On the 22nd of October 2020, the PROSPECT workshop “Peer Learning on Sustainable Financing” took place online.

Save the Date for the World Sustainable Energy Days

Boosting economic recovery with energy efficiency – this is the focus of the next WSED and European Energy Efficiency from 24 – 26 February 2021 in Wels/Austria.

How does your country perform in energy efficiency?

In the framework of the EEW4 Project, a survey has been launched regarding the progress in Energy Efficiency Policies in all EU Countries! Your opinion counts!

How to finance Green Investments ? Insights from the PROSPECT Workshop in WSED 2020

The PROSPECT workshop held in Wels during the World Sustainable Energy Day addressed the question of Green Investments through a Peer to Peer learning experience.

Best Practices

OÖ Energiesparverband: International Clean Energy Challenge in Upper Austria

Learn about the International Clean Energy Challenge organised by OÖ Energiesparverband, that brings together young professionals and partner companies for a cutting-edge event of collaborative innovation.

OÖ Energiesparverband shares best practices on EPC streetlighting

OÖ Energiesparverband spreads its best practices on EPC streetlighting with Greek and Ukranian municipalities through PROSPECT.

Upper Austria’s GEP program: From strategy to implementation

To overcome the barriers to energy-related investments in the public sector, Upper Austria has implemented the regional «Gemeinde-Energie-Programm» (GEP), designed to make best use of the strengths found in the region’s small municipalities.

Energy Academy Upper Austria

OÖ Energiesparverband (Oberösterreich, Austria)


Success Stories from PROSPECT

Discover the main learning outcomes from the PROSPECT project through these 3 success stories!

Sustainable Finance & Innovation Services

Discover the most recent and innovative projects FEDARENE members have been working on to accelerate and finance Europe’s Energy Transition at local and regional level.

FEDARENE INFO 46 – Focus on Funding Sustainable Energy

Our 2019 Spring Edition of the FEDARENE Info is out! This season, we focus on the available programmes and tools to finance sustainable energy, and what implications will the EU negotiations on the next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) have on EU energy projects and objectives.


In this policy brief, energy efficiency experts share their insight on the conditions and main drivers to consider when attempting to up-scale energy efficiency projects. The roadmap leaders from Ireland (Tipperary Energy Agency) and Austria (OÖ Energiesparverband) explain how they managed to unlock sustainable energy investments at local and regional level by up-scaling small projects into larger programmes supporting energy efficiency investments.


EUCF Webinar for Austrian municipalities

Only few weeks remaining for the first EUCF call. Join this webinar for Austrian municipalities and find out how to apply!

Virtual Peer Learning on Sustainable Financing

Join PROSPECT’s final workshop and learn from some of the most experienced cities, regions and energy agencies about innovative financing mechanisms.

Financing climate actions in cities

In this workshop, the European City Facility joins forces with the Covenant of Mayors and the H2020 PROSPECT project to discuss the implementation of financing schemes for climate & energy at local and regional level.

European Energy Efficiency Conference 2021

Boosting economic recovery with energy efficiency – this is the focus of the next European Energy Efficiency Conference from 22 – 24 June 2021 in Wels/Austria.