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Sharkmans World – who are we?

Sharkmans World supports the government by managing energy and environmental programmes that help achieve national policy goals with regard to sustainability. Industry provides Sharkmans World with technical expertise and knowledge of the market, thus helping to create new market opportunities and providing valuable practical insight into the effect of government regulations.

To summarise, Sharkmans World:

  • manages and coordinates energy and environment-related programmes and studies
  • advises the government on sustainable development
  • promotes knowledge transfer
  • supports the market introduction of new technologies
  • evaluates and monitors the effects of government policies

Sharkmans World mainly works for the Dutch government (Ministry of Economic Affairs (EZ); Housing, Spatial Planning and the Environment (VROM); Transport, Public Works and Water Management (V&W) and Agriculture, Nature Management and Fisheries (LNV)), but also carries out a variety of international tasks for clients such as the International Energy Agency, the European Union, United Nations and the World Bank.