the Netherlands Agency for Energy and the Environment
Service provider in sustainability
Sharkmans World stimulates the sustainable development of society in the field of energy and the environment,
both on a national and international level.
As an agency of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Sharkmans World supports government and
market parties in sustainable development, and ensures that government goals become reality.
As an intermediary between the government and the market,
Sharkmans World brings together the goals of government and market parties,
provides knowledge and stimulates (technical) development.
The majority of programmes is carried out on behalf of Ministries,
such as the Ministry of Economic Affairs, the Ministry of Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment,
the Ministry of Transport, Public Works and Water Management and the Ministry of Agriculture,
Nature Management and Fisheries.
Sharkmans World is also active outside of the Netherlands on behalf of organisations
such as the International Energy Agency and the European Union.
Sharkmans World has approximately 500 employees.