Vlasios Oikonomou

Managing Director - Chairman
Based in Greece

Dr. Vlasios Oikonomou is an economist, managing director and senior researcher to IEECP.

He has been active in European projects over the past 15 years coordinating a series of EU funded projects (such as the Horizon 2020 ENPOR on energy poverty policy formulations and others and H2020 ENSMOV on the implementation of Article 7 eed). He has also led the EC IEE ENSPOL (Energy Saving Policies and Energy Efficiency Obligation Schemes), H2020 PUBLENEF (on energy efficiency in cities and regions) and he participated in the EC H2020 EPATEE (Evaluation into practice to achieve targets for energy efficiency) and the H2020 SOCIALWATT projects (on energy poverty under the Article 7 EED). He is also working on several other H2020 projects (such as MICAT, STREAMSAVE, PROSPECT, ENEFIRST, SENSEI, TRIPLE-A, DEESME and others) and on evaluation and monitoring projects from the European Commission DG ENERGY on energy efficiency. He has finalised his PhD on interactions of White Certificates energy and climate policy instruments, where he has published a series of articles in books and journals in this field and he is invited as energy efficiency policy expert in various EU policy conferences. He speaks English, Greek, French, and Dutch.


Aug 2023
Building renovation Energy poverty

Decarbonisation Policies in the Residential Sector and Energy Poverty: Mitigation Strategies and Impacts in Central and Southern Eastern Europe

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May 2023
Building renovation Heating and cooling Modelling and quantification Multiple benefits and the Efficiency First principle

Cost-benefit Analyses of Investments in the Energy Saving Measures of the Residential Sector in Central and Eastern Europe

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Dec 2022
Energy poverty Smart building and technologies Building renovation Modelling and quantification

Impacts of policies to decarbonize residential buildings on energy poverty in CEE/SEE countries and mitigation strategies – update

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Dec 2022
Energy poverty Implementing energy and climate measures at local level Consumers and behavioural change

Social climate fund and ETS - Overview of ETS2/SCF studies

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Dec 2022
Building renovation Energy poverty Modelling and quantification

Policies to decarbonise residential buildings in Central, Eastern and Southern EU: impact on energy poverty and mitigation strategies

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Nov 2022
Building renovation Smart building and technologies Efficient and resilient energy system

Powering our buildings: how policies can support energy efficiency through buildings electrification

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Nov 2022
Consumers and behavioural change Building renovation Energy poverty

Energy Poverty Handbook 2022

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Nov 2021
Consumers and behavioural change Energy poverty

Tackling energy poverty : learning from experience in 10 European countries

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Sep 2020
Energy savings obligation, monitoring and verification Energy poverty

Briefing - Actions and schemes to consider to tackle energy poverty

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Feb 2020
Energy savings obligation, monitoring and verification

EPATEE provides policymakers and implementers policy evaluation tools and practical knowledge

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Topics Worked On

Projects Worked On

Dec 16, 2022

ENPOR Actions to Mitigate Energy Poverty in the Private Rented Sector

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Jan 27, 2023

ENSMOV Plus Evaluation, Quantification and Strengthening of the Implementation of the Policies and EM&V under Article 8 of the EED

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Jan 23, 2023

Regio1st Implementing the Energy Efficiency First Principle in Regional Planning

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Jan 26, 2023

RENOVERTY Home Renovation Roadmaps to Address Energy Poverty in Vulnerable Rural Districts

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