On June 22nd, 2016, EPC+ project in collaboration with South EPC Trust project, successfully organized the first training in Portugal focusing the establishment of Energy Performance Contracts. The seminar aim to target SMEs and potential clients interested to improve the energy efficiency of their installations by means of Energy Performance Contracts. Several aspects have been on the agenda, in particular, basic concept of EPC and business model, legal and regulatory framework for EPCs, measurement and verification procedures in EPC projects, financing EPCs and sharing of best practice examples by an SME and energy agency.