• Brought producers/suppliers and consumers together to boost innovation and to improve the commercialisation of energy efficient products. Public procurement is to provide a "lead market".

  • Developed an innovative approach for joining forces of consumers in order to boost energy efficient technologies and appliances.

  • Tested these innovative approaches in practice and integrated them into local policies and procedures.

  • Transfered experience at first hand to other local authorities.

  • Promoted the application and implementation of these approaches widely by providing guidance, recommendations and best practice.