Lithuania

The Student Switch Off (SSO) campaign is an inter-dormitory energy-saving competition that has been running in the United Kingdom since 2006. Over the academic years 2014-15 and 2015-16 the campaign was adapted and run in Lithuania, Greece, Sweden and Cyprus in the frame of the IEE project SAVES. Through a series of engagement activities and instruments students were enabled, empowered and motivated to save energy in their dormitories by adopting specific actions such as switching off appliances when not in use.  
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News

The Student Switch Off (SSO) campaign is an inter-dormitory energy-saving competition that has been running in the United Kingdom since 2006. Over the academic years 2014-15 and 2015-16 the campaign was adapted and run in Lithuania, Greece, Sweden and Cyprus in the frame of the IEE project SAVES. Through a series of engagement activities and instruments students were enabled, empowered and motivated to save energy in their dormitories by adopting specific actions such as switching off appliances when not in use.
Post date: 7 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

SAVES2 is a H2020 project that builds on a previous IEE funded project, SAVES, that expanded the Student Switch Off campaign from the National Union of Students in the UK to 4 other EU countries.   The project commenced in May 2017 and will last for 42 months. National Union of Students (UK) is the lead organisation and the consortium incorporates 11 partners from 8 countries (Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Lithuania, Romania, and the UK).  
Post date: 31 May 2017
Type: News

The pressure is on for countries to honour their climate change commitments. But, with one of the world´s heavyweights in economy´s president threatening to tear up the Paris agreement and another quitting the EU - the question is, where does this leave the green energy sector? Step in crowdfunding, which aims to capitalise.  
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: News

People spend up to 90% of their lives indoors, so it is perhaps not surprising that the quality of the environment created has a significant impact on their health and well-being. What is perhaps even more surprising is that the indoor air quality of some buildings, including modern low energy buildings, has been shown to be poorer than urban outdoor air quality.  
Post date: 20 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

A range of breakthrough eco-building solutions which tackle the emerging problem of indoor air quality have been presented by the ECO-SEE project at the Ecobuild construction fair in London.   The solutions include novel insulation, coating and panel products which improve air quality by passively regulating humidity, capturing VOCs, and removing indoor organic pollutants through photocatalysis. External and internal wall panels have also been developed, in addition to design tools to support end users.
Post date: 16 Mar 2017
Type: News

In line with the REELIH project, Habitat for Humanity worked with its long time partner Metropolitan Research Insitute (MRI) to conduct a study on Central and Eastern European countries having an experience with large scale renovations of multi-apartment buildings. The aim of the study was to analyse the main national subsidy schemes aiming to assist the energy efficient renovation of multi-family buildings in Central and Eastern Europe.
Post date: 8 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

Energiškai efektyvių pastatų Lietuvoje daugės ir ateityje, nes pagal teisės aktų reikalavimus nuo 2016 metų lapkričio 1 d. visų naujai statomų pastatų energinio naudingumo klasė turi būti ne žemesnė kaip A.   Iš viso per 2016 m. buvo užregistruota ir paskelbta 34597 pastatų energinio naudingumo sertifikatai, iš kurių 15777 yra pastatų energinio naudingumo sertifikatai išduoti atliekant skaičiavimus, o 18820 yra tipiniai butų sertifikatai, kurie išduodami neatliekant skaičiavimų, priskiriant butui žemiausią energinio naudingumo klasę.  
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: News

Varžybas dėl energiškai naudingiausio namo laimėjo ir pirmojo Lietuvoje A++ klasės (energijos beveik nevartojantys pastatai) namo titulą pelnė Varėnos rajone, Panaros kaime įsikūrusi „Pilnų namų bendruomenė“. Ji pasistatė šiuo metu energiškai efektyviausią pastatą Lietuvoje.  
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Case

Reducing Energy Poverty by Energy Efficiency Projects in Residential Buildings: The Case for Eastern Europe  
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Event