Submitted by: Amt der Stmk. Landesregierung, Abteilung 2
Implemented country: Austria
Title: Energy saving competition for the office building of the provincial administration
From August 2009 to July 2010, the country has carried out an energy saving competition for Styria, the office building of the provincial administration. Participation was voluntary. Been awarded three categories - "Power", "warmth" and "Total Savings" - was also possible to participate in only one category.
The aim was to save as much as possible within this time period energy mainly by energy-conscious behavior of building users. The decisive factor was the highest percentage of energy savings in comparison to the initial value of the respective department.
The achieved average savings in the current category was 10%, 9% in the category of heat. The winners in each category reached a multiple of this value savings.