As part of the Growth Agreement of July 14th, 2014, the Danish Climate, Energy and Building Ministry created an Energy Savings Secretariat, under the Danish Energy Agency. The task of the Secretariat is to supplement other energy efficiency initiatives targeting the private business sector.
One of the focus areas of the Energy Savings Secretariat the first year has been lighting in the retail sector. Lighting in the retail sector still holds a significant energy savings potential, and earlier investigations had revealed that several of the stakeholders are looking for a neutral and trustworthy calculator for the decision-making process relating to replacement of light sources.
The work carried out by Ea Energy Analyses in cooperation with Energy Piano and IT Energy consisted of:
The investigation also included a review of existing internet based or app based tools in Denmark and globally that address lighting.