Energy Consulting for BAFA Funding in Medium-Sized Businesses
The federal subsidy for energy consulting module 1: Energy audit DIN EN 16247 is aimed at small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as well as non-SMEs when using qualified energy consulting services and is subsidized by the Federal Office of Economics and Export Control BAFA with 80%. All small and medium-sized enterprises in the commercial and service sectors with business operations in Germany are eligible for BAFA funding. Within the framework of qualified energy consulting, you can significantly reduce your energy consumption and your energy costs.
Who is eligible for the grant:
Local authorities (municipalities, cities, counties)
Municipal special-purpose associations in accordance with the relevant special-purpose association law. The members may only be domestic local authorities.
Non-profit organizations, religious communities with corporate status as well as their institutions and foundations within the meaning of Section 5 (1) No. 9 of the German Corporation Tax Act (KStG)
Small and medium-sized companies
and members of the liberal professions with their registered office and business operations in Germany who employ fewer than 250 people and have annual sales of no more than 50 million euros or an annual balance sheet total of no more than 43 million euros.
non Small and medium-sized companies
with their registered office and business operations in Germany whose total energy consumption across all energy sources does not exceed 500,000 kilowatt hours per year pursuant to Section 8 (4) EDL-G.
We support you in:
- Review of your BAFA funding opportunities
- Execution of the consultation
- Holistic concept for energy savings for the company
- Preparation of an energy balance for your company
- Evaluation of economic energy saving possibilities
- Advice on further funding opportunities
- Reporting of overall concept
For companies with annual energy costs of more than 10,000 euros, the amount of BAFA funding covers up to 80% of the eligible consulting up to a maximum of 6,000 euros.
For companies with annual energy costs of up to 10,000 euros, the amount of BAFA funding is up to 80% of the eligible consulting costs up to a maximum of 1,200 euros.
Consulting costs 7,500 euros
Funding 80% –6,000 euros
Own contribution 1,500 euros
The following companies are eligible to apply:
- Number of employees is less than 250 and
- Maximum annual turnover is 50 million euros or
- Maximum annual balance sheet total is not more than 43 million euros
General note: There is no claim to or guarantee for BAFA funding!
Mr. Patrick Soboll advises you competently on all questions regarding subsidies within the scope of the energy audit DIN EN 16247 and will be happy to carry out individual cost calculations with you for you. Contact him directly at:
Patrick SobollAccount Manager, Energy Services
T +49 89 379 160 457
M +49 171 569 7135