Partner Portrait: EnEffect
Establishment The Centre for Energy Efficiency EnEffect is a non-profit NGO. It was established in Sofia in 1992 to support the Bulgarian state and local authorities in their effort to reach sustainable development by improving energy efficiency.
Contribute to the implementation of energy efficiency policy at all levels in Bulgaria
Assist in the process of institutional development and capacity building in Bulgaria as a prerequisite for the initiation, development and implementation of energy efficiency programs and projects
Assist in the development of a local market for and promote local manufacturers of energy-saving materials, products and services
Assist in the transfer of technology and exchange of experience and information.
Overcoming the barriers on the way to energy efficiency and introduction of incentives for energy savings
Development and management of demonstration and investment projects
Support municipalities in the elaboration of municipal energy efficiency programs
Education and training
Dissemination of information.
Major partners National government, local authorities, research and educational centres, companies and NGOs in Bulgaria, Global Environment Facility, UNDP, European Commission, UN ECE, USAID, Regional Environmental Center for Central and Eastern Europe, international networks, consultancy companies, institutions and NGOs from Europe and the USA
National and International Networks EnEffect is the secretariat of the Municipal Energy Efficiency Network EcoEnergy. The network consists of 42 Bulgarian municipalities and 1 municipal association. EnEffect is also acting as secretariat for the Regional Network for Efficient Use of Energy and Water Resources in Southeast Europe (RENEUER), whose members are municipalities, NGOs and companies from Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania and Serbia and Montenegro.
Tel.: +359 2 963 17 14; +359 2 963 07 23
Fax: +359 2 963 25 74
Mailing address: 1606 Sofia, P.O.Box 85;
Office address: Sofia 1164,
1, Hristo Smirnensky Blvd., floor 3