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As of September 2019, Agneta Persson is the Managing Director at Anthesis Sweden. Agneta is a Civil Engineer, with a degree from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden. She is a leading expert in sustainable energy systems, energy efficiency, low energy buildings, technology procurement, demand-side management and market transformation with 35 years of experience in energy and environmental issues. She is a pioneer in the technology procurement area, with a broad experience from developing, managing and implementing several Swedish and European projects in this field.
Agneta has been involved in and managed several inter-disciplinary urban development projects such as the Royal Seaport (Stockholm), Väsjön (Sollentuna), process managing a new climate plan in Eskilstuna, Brunnshög (Lund), H+ (Helsingborg) and the socio-economic impact from district heating in the region Helsingborg-Landskrona-Ängelholm. She has also managed many sustainable energy efficiency and climate mitigation projects. One of these projects was implementation of the EU directive on energy services and developing the first national energy efficiency action plan (NEEAP), an eighteen-month assignment for the Swedish Government. It involved creating part of the basis on which the government has set Sweden’s national policy plan for sustainable energy and climate. Agneta has also evaluated applications and project in her role as an national expert for the EU commission and she is the President of The European Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (eceee). Agneta has written a large amount of reports and she is a frequent lecturer and moderator at Swedish and European conferences.
Agneta Persson has been working at Anthesis since May 1st, 2017.