France

 Integrative energy planning of urban areas: Collective learning for improved governance     URBAN LEARNING is a Horizon 2020 project that gathers cities to exchange and work on improving governance structures for integrative urban energy planning. The project aims to mainstream and institutionalise integrative urban energy planning within city administrations and is designed as project from cities for cities. The focus is on the governance processes related to the (re-) development of urban sites.  
Post date: 25 Jul 2017
Type: Link

A decision support tool for energy efficiency policy evaluation       The Odyssee-Mure project is co-ordinated by ADEME with the technical support of Enerdata, Fraunhofer, ISINNOVA and ECN. It is supported by the H2020 programme of the European Commission and is part of the activity of the EnR Club.     Odyssee and Mure databases   The project relies on two complementary internet databases, that are regularly updated by the network of national teams (once to twice a year):
Post date: 19 Jul 2017
Type: Link

SHERPA (SHared knowledge for Energy Renovation in buildings by Public Administrations) is a Testing and Capitalising EU project financed by the Interreg Med Programme under Specific Objective 2.1 (“to raise capacity for better management of energy in public buildings at transnational level”).  
Post date: 18 Jul 2017
Type: News

As the “Tour de France” pack of cyclists just biked the first kilometres of the race, the first snapshot is presented of the 236 public and private commercial buildings that have taken the lead in the 2017 Contest for better Use and Building Efficiency CUBE 2020. At the end of April, after four months of efforts, the candidates have a cumulative 3.2% of annual energy savings (that is to say a prospect of 10% by the end of the year) and 3.3% of greenhouse gas reductions. A dozen candidates passed the 10% threshold.  
Post date: 10 Jul 2017
Type: News

  The project concerns the construction of a settlement area for the Travelling Community. This social project will provide accommodation for six families from the Travelling Community. The aim is to propose a settlement area for people who are usually nomads. Thus, this experimental project organizes housing modules which can be autonomous but the project does not seek to replace the caravans.
Post date: 5 Jul 2017
Type: Case

IEA-EBC Annex 63: Implementation of energy strategies in communities – Putting energy in urban planning processes  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: Link

The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA-EBC Annex 67: Energy Flexible Buildings” in 2014. The project will run till 2019.   The objectives of the project are to:  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: Link

by Peter Wouters (INIVE eeig), Malcolm Orme (IEA-EBC)  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: News

  Overview of Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) compliance, and quality issues on the ground – Summary of all collected data       In this report, QUALICHeCK gives an overview of the building energy performance related quality and compliance situation in 9 focus countries: Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Greece, Romania, Spain and Sweden.  
Post date: 3 Jul 2017
Type: Publication

Post date: 28 Jun 2017
Type: Case