Post date: 10 Apr 2012
If this is the case, the Sustainable Energy Europe Awards are made for you. Launched by the European Commission in 2005, they provide an invaluable opportunity to highlight the successes of the most outstanding and innovative projects in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy.As a stakeholder directly involved in the buildings sector, we invite you to participate in the “LIVING” category which gathers projects that aim to make buildings more energy-efficient or that incorporate the on-site generation of renewable energy.
Post date: 31 Jan 2012
In their national renewable energy action plans Member States set out the sectoral targets, the technology mix they expect to use, the trajectory they will follow and the measures and reforms they will undertake to overcome the barriers to developing renewable energy. The national renewable energy action plans for all Member States are available here.
Post date: 12 Jan 2012
The report highlights a set of cross-sections of the database that has been compiled from the NREAP documents. The underlying database and the images from the report are available here.
Post date: 10 Jan 2012
According to Article 14 of Directive 2006/32/EC all Member States shall submit to the Commission the following EEAPs:— a first EEAP not later than 30 June 2007;— a second EEAP not later than 30 June 2011;
Post date: 21 Nov 2011
Why use this wiki > Find out what has been already done by/in other cities, regions and countries > Share your experience Is your City already playing a role in this field? Either the answer is yes or no, we hope it is willing to know more and learn from the others' achievements and mistakes. And if your City has already something to show, the wiki is there for the appropriate visibility. Register NOW and join the CommunityBe part of the community!
Post date: 17 Nov 2011
The “review and research” phase of the REQUEST programme aimed to identify best practices across Europe for increasing the uptake of EPC recommendations and promoting an integrated supply chain for low-carbonrenovation. In total, 95 case studies were identified and analysed – 77 from the REQUEST partner countries and 18 from non-participating countries (EU and beyond). 29 of these were considered best practice. (http://www.building-request.eu/info/review-and-research)
Post date: 15 Nov 2011
ESTEC 2011 is setting new trends for solar thermal! For the first time, the biennial European Solar Thermal Energy Conference is being held outside Germany, the largest European market by far. In selecting France as the host country, ESTIF and ENERPLAN - the co-organizer of ESTEC 2011 - wanted to stress that the solar thermal market growth is increasingly coming from other large European countries, and in choosing Marseille, the gateway to the Mediterranean, highlight this region’s huge potential both from the northern and southern shores.
Post date: 25 Oct 2011
The OPEN HOUSE methodology assesses the whole life- cycle of a building:
Post date: 22 Aug 2011
An overview of the current status of implementation and plans for future development of the EPBD in Cyprus. The report covers updates to the legislation, certification for residential, non residential and public buildings, quality assurance, training and examinations for qualified experts, inspections, including quality control mechanisms, information and communication campaigns, and
incentives and subsidies. This report is part of the work performed within the Concerted Action EPBD, co-funded by the Community´s Intelligent Energy Europe
Post date: 17 Jun 2011