The ECF greatly appreciates the funding that supports our work and contributes to effective progress on the route toward a net-zero greenhouse gas emissions society. We are fortunate to count on the support of the following philanthropic partners.


The following figures are based on our latest audited financial overview from the year 2018. The ECF’s financial statements meet the conditions for a Public Benefit Organisation under Dutch law (see details here). Please visit our FAQ page for more information on our grantmaking process.

Key figures (2018):

126 employees

6 offices

327 grants

€35.6m direct costs for programme objectives

Read our 2018 annual report
Energy efficiency 2,007,209.00€
Industry and innovation 3,066,287.00€
Europe global leadership 3,472,674.00€
EU-level advocacy 4,481,027.84€
Clean transportation 4,743,787.00€
Low-carbon power generation 8,788,038.71€
EU climate policies 9,083,845.51€
Administration & in-house projects 1,969,318.00€

Previous annual reports

Please find all previous annual reports in the Resources section.