Best Practices

Best Practice Type
Title
Location
Communication
Participation
Education
Incentives
Feedback
Decision Makers
Ownership
Agencies and Professionals
Trade People
Managers
Investors
Thermal insulation
Windows
HVAC systems
Household appliance & lighting
Other
All - or non specific
QUALITY Act on Support for Thermal Refurbishment and Renovations
Poland
PL
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY British Board of Agreement
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
EPC Building Energy Certification Scheme
Denmark
DK
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
EPC CasA+ Energy Performance Simulator for Households
Portugal
PT
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
QUALITY Casa-Bauen
Germany
DE
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
EPC CasaClima
Italy
IT
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY Cavity Insulation Guarantee Agency
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
QUALITY Cerga Certificate
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY CNA
Italy
IT
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY COMPENER
XX
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY CORGI
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY CROPSSF Program
Croatia
HR
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
EPC dena Quality Seals for Energy Performance Certificates and Efficient Homes
Germany
DE
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
QUALITY ELECSA (Electrical Installations)
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
QUALITY EME Secem
Italy
IT
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
EPC Energy Saving at Home
Greece
GR
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
EPC Energy Saving Trust Home Energy Check Tool
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
QUALITY Energy Saving Trust Recommended
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
QUALITY Grants for partial repayment of loan for solar collectors by National Fund for Environmental Protection and Water Management
Poland
PL
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
QUALITY HETAS (Solid fuel appliances design, installation)
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
EPC Home Energy Performance UK / Home Energy Performance Pro UK Apps
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
EPC ICMQ Label Sistema Edificio (Building System)
Italy
IT
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
QUALITY ITACA Protocol
Italy
IT
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
QUALITY klima:aktic - National Climate Protection Programme
Austria
AT
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
QUALITY Licensing Scheme for Thermal Insulation of Buildings (TSUS)
Slovakia
SK
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
EPC Lombardy Region EPC - Cened
Italy
IT
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
QUALITY Low Carbon Modernisation of Buildings Programme (KfW) - construction supervision
Germany
DE
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
QUALITY Microgeneration Certification Scheme (products and installers)
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
QUALITY National Program for Renovation of Multifamily buildings in Republic of Bulgaria
Bulgaria
BG
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
EPC Nationwide educational program "Friendly House"
Poland
PL
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
EPC NICEIC (Electrical Contractors and other trades)
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
QUALITY Renewables in time 2008-2023
Portugal
PT
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
QUALITY SLOVENERGOOkno voluntary labelling scheme
Slovakia
SK
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
EPC Solar Thermal Collectors
Portugal
PT
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
EPC Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP) for EP calculation
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
EPC T-Zero
United Kingdom
GB
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes