The Effizienz-Agentur NRW is the centre of competence for resource efficiency of the North Rhine-Westphalian Ministry of the Environment. As an independent institution, it has established a wide consulting range for the improvement of resource efficiency over a 20 year period. Its range of services encompasses consultation on resource efficiency, financing activities and putting on events and training courses for companies in North Rhine-Westphalia.
With resource efficiency consulting EFA provides advice to resource efficient business practices in the areas of production, product design, maintenance, cost accounting, CO2 balancing and the value chain.
EFA’s financial experts help their clients in identifying and obtaining financial support via the use of the most appropriate funding programme and support companies through to the implementation.
Within the framework of events, training sessions and workshops, EFA provides an overview of current technical developments for SMEs in NRW, best practice solutions, consulting offers as well as funding options concerning the topic of resource efficiency.