International Finance Corporation Energy Service Company Market Analysis


International Finance Corporation (IFC)
1 June 2011

Energy performance contracting (EPC) is one approach to energy efficiency market growth. This report presents three main types of EPCs and recommends for how the International Finance Corporation can encourage the use of EPCs in developing countries. The report also presents a market assessment of the main global and national energy service companies (ESCO). The authors present an overview of how EPCs function and how they can be adapted or supported in developing countries.