Objectives: This project was developed to characterize the energetic footprint of Oeiras’ County, aware decision makers, optimize policies’ orientation, identify the energy saving potential and inform citizens. It was considered all forms of energy sold in the County and, in parallel, all the energy consumed in Oeiras. As thoroughly as possible, the energy consumption was divided by sectors: domestic, tertiary, industry and transportation.
Process: This study was divided in four main parts: The classic inventory, energy consumption in transportation, calculation of the energy saving potential in buildings (domestic and tertiary sectors) and a web portal about electricity consumption in the county. At the beginning only the classic inventory was planned to be done. Energy providers and authorities were contacted in order to obtain all data required that was analyzed by OEINERGE’s staff..
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