Knowledge-providing tools in the Netherlands

Den Haag, Netherlands Awareness-raising and training, Climate sustainability


In the Netherlands, the “Energy Saving Explorer”[1] tool is used to inform building owners and private individuals of the possibilities of energy-saving measures, and to illustrate their effects on the energy costs and energy demands of the home(s) [2].

Actors involved

  • The Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, The Netherlands



More information

[1] Netherlands Enterprise Agency, “Long-Term Renovation Strategy: En Route to a low-CO2 Built Environment”, document prepared for the Ministry of the Interior and Kingdom Relations, the Netherlands, 6 March 2020. Available at (accessed on 10 October 2020).

[2] For more about scaling up research, see (accessed on 23 November 2020).