COST & ENERGY SAVING
ESTIMATION TOOL

What

A cost and energy savings estimation tool will be developed for the most common low-carbon technologies for space heating


Who & how

The tool will be developed by the Building Physics department of Ghent University. They will make use of precalculated energy use figures for large variations of:
  • Building properties
  • User profiles
  • Housing typologies
​(In the different partner regions).


Advantages

Local authorities can implement the cost and energy saving estimation tool on their own web portal, using their local energy and technology prices. When homeowners then enter the user-friendly tool and fill out the questions, they will receive more accurate and tailored advice, including step-by-step renovation plans.​ 


Availability of tool

The cost and energy saving estimation tool is currently under construction. Once finalised, the tool will be made available here to be used by local authorities and other interested parties.