The ESCO approach for Biomass Heating in the Industrial and Residential Market Segments: Case Studies in Italy

A. Pantaleo & C. Candelise
This paper draws upon work done under the IEE project Biosol¬ESCO (2008¬11), which investigated ESCO approaches and business models to implement renewable heating projects in the EU. Main technical and non technical barriers towards the implementation of biomass heating schemes by means of the ESCO approach at Italian level are investigated. Moreover, representative case studies in the residential and industrial market segments are compared and discussed. All the case studies are referred to a 6...