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


Save The Date for the ManagEnergy Networking Event

The ManagEnergy Initiative will be back next year with an interesting Networking Event tailored for local and regional energy agencies. This time, we are setting up quarters in Wels, Austria during the World Sustainable Energy Days.

ManagEnergy Expert Mission to LENA Agency, Germany

On 16-18 October 2019, Christiane Egger from OÖ Energiesparverband (AT) was in Germany to manage the 13th ManagEnergy Expert Mission and discuss new potential services.

Managenergy Expert Mission to Cyprus Energy Agency

In July 2019, Christiane Egger from the Upper Austria (OÖ ESV) Energy Agency visited the Cyprus Energy Agency (CEA) to carry out another ManagEnergy Expert Mission.

The International Clean Energy Challenge – Solved!

As Europe was being hit by a record-breaking heat wave, 64 young professionals and researchers from all over the world were brought together in the Austrian Alps to tackle real-life challenges related to the clean energy transition.

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)


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.

PUBLENEF Policy Brief n°1 – Getting your Renovation Strategy Right – Feedback from Local and Regional Experts

PUBLENEF presents its 1st policy brief on local and regional renovation strategies.

EEW3 28 Country Reports

28 country reports outline specific national energy efficiency policies and their implementation in every EU Member State. The country reports are based on the screening of National Energy Efficiency Action Plans (NEEAPs) and survey results. Find […]


PROSPECT Workshop – Green financing: unlocking the local energy transition

Are you working on the local and regional energy transition but having trouble finding suitable financing solutions to implement sustainable energy investment projects? The PROSPECT workshop is for you!

Last chance to join the ManagEnergy Master Classes!

Join us for the last session of Module 3 which focuses on Risk Analysis and the development of Guarantee Schemes on the 3rd, 4th and 5th of February!

ManagEnergy Networking Event: New opportunities for Energy Agencies

The ManagEnergy Initiative will be back next year with an interesting Networking Event tailored for local and regional energy agencies. This time, we are setting up quarters in Wels, Austria during the World Sustainable Energy Days.

Young Energy Researchers Conference and …

Young Energy Researchers Conference and Young Energy Researchers Awards! Two conference tracks will present the work and achievements of young researchers in the fields of biomass and energy efficiency.