The goal of this report is the identification of the current situation regarding the implementation of Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) in SMEs in the participating countries (Cyprus, Germany, Greece, Italy, Romania, Slovenia, Spain and the UK). In other words, the aim is two-fold: it aims the identification of the current situation in regard to energy cost, energy efficiency measures and energy efficiency undertaken in SMEs and at understanding and identifying barriers that decelerate the implementation of EED in SMEs.
In order to prepare this report, the project consortium has developed a questionnaire which was used to conduct a survey among SMEs. The online survey was conducted in the period from January to March 2020. The survey was targeted to SMEs, to be able to collect reliable data feedback.