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Call for action — Strengthening Indoor Environment Quality in the revised EPBD

Position of industry and professional associations (EHPA, EPEE, eu.bac, Eurovent, EVIA and REHVA)   The European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) together with the European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE), the...

H2020 Energy Efficiency Info Day — Presentations & recordings available

More than 700 participants coming from SME associations, businesses, European and national trade associations, chambers of commerce, European institutions, universities, financial institutions, etc. attended the Horizon 2020 info day on the energy...

BUILD UP Interviews EASME on H2020 Call for Proposals

On 19 September the European Commission’s Executive Agency of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) held an Info Day for presenting the 2017 calls under the Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation.   The...

New MSc course on Health, Wellbeing and Sustainable Building

A new MSc programme taught at the UCL’s Institute for Environmental Design and Engineering (IEDE) has just been launched, within UCL’s global faculty of the built environment, London. The new course, targeted at students aiming to work in...

Call for action — Strengthening Indoor Environment Quality in the revised EPBD

Position of industry and professional associations (EHPA, EPEE, eu.bac, Eurovent, EVIA and REHVA)   The European Heat Pump Association (EHPA) together with the European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE),...

Understanding EU buildings energy performance key to better policies and delivery

The European Commission (EC) recognises the need for high-quality building stock data as a key precondition to reach its 2050 decarbonisation goals. In the current draft proposal for a revised Directive on the energy performance of...

H2020 Energy Efficiency Info Day — Presentations & recordings available

More than 700 participants coming from SME associations, businesses, European and national trade associations, chambers of commerce, European institutions, universities, financial institutions, etc. attended the Horizon 2020 info day on...

Italian cities: not only beautiful, but now they want to be smart

From North to South, different cities of the same country look for a sustainable and replicable model for energy efficiency. Udine and Salerno are among the forerunners of Italy’s smart revolution.   Italy is famous all...

Waste management systems working hand in hand to reduce CO2: Lavatrici retrofit project

High-tech and low-cost solutions to handle urban waste   Low-cost interventions, big data analysis and new regulations on landfills are key factors for the smart management of waste in cities. There are several ongoing...

IEA launches report on global energy investments

On 14 September 2016, the International Energy Agency (IEA) launched a new report –World Energy Investment 2016– on energy investments around the world. The new annual report provides a comprehensive and detailed picture of the current...