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What isAmBIENCe?

Actively Managed Buildings with Energy Performance Contracting- is an H2020 project that aims to extend the concept of energy performance contracting for active building and making the model available and attractive to a wider range of building typologies.

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Become aStakeholder

Within the AmBIENCe consortium, we are establishing a community of stakeholders who serves to benefit from the new model of active energy performance contracting. By joining our community, you can shape the design of new business and contract models. We will provide you with cutting-edge knowledge of active energy performance contracting development through our workshops, webinars and reports.

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Where have we been?

July 6, 2020

AmBIENCe webinar series: review the three presentations on enablers and barriers for Active EPC

Marialaura Di Somma (ENEA), Nilufar Neyestani (INESC TEC) and Lieven Vanstraelen (Energinvest) have the opportunity to present the enablers and barriers for Active EPC to ESCOs, DSOs/TSOs, aggregators, EPC project facilitators, policy-makers and other people interested in the Active building EPC model.


Second General Assembly went fully digital

The second AmBIENCe General Assembly took place on 8th and 9th July through digital channels. The meeting was planned to be held at INESC TEC, Porto, [...]


The AmBIENCe webinar series: enablers, barriers and opportunities for Active Building Energy Performance Contracting

The Horizon 2020 project AmBIENCe is launching a series of interactive webinars to discuss with stakeholders the concept of Active Building Energy Per[...]


"Accelerating the transition to a low-carbon future through innovative business models and price based service contracts" webinar

Maarten de Groote, from VITO, presented AmBIENCe’s approach on the webinar “Accelerating the transition to a low-carbon future”, held on 21st April. T[...]


AmBIENCe project was presented at the Covenant of Mayors Investment Forum

On 18th and 19th February, Maarten De Groote (VITO) and Lieven Vanstraelen (Energinvest) were in Brussels, Belgium, presenting AmBIENCe project, its o[...]


The first AmBIENCe General Assembly gathered all partners in Spain

The first AmBIENCe General Assembly took place on 4th and 5th February in San Sebastian and Eibar, Spain, hosted by two partners CEIT and Tekniker. [...]


AmBIENCe at the EERA Steering Committee Meeting

On 23rd October, AmBIENCe project was presented to the members of the 32nd Steering Committee of the European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) Joint Pr[...]


Kick-off meeting of AmBIENCe: beyond the starting line

On July 9 and 10, 2019 the AmBIENCe – Actively managed Buildings with Energy Performance Contracting – project consortium hosted the kick-off meeting [...]