Is your city, private company or association investing in energy efficiency, renewable energy or clean transport? Are you keen to gain EU recognition and visibility for your sustainable energy achievements?Share your contribution to the EU 2020 energy targets by submitting a project to the EU’s most important sustainable energy awards competition.
Post date: 14 Mar 2014
The Future of Rural Energy in Europe (FREE) initiative gives a voice to all those who believe that rural energy needs are important issues both for those who live in the countryside and for European society as a whole. We want to make sure that policy makers acknowledge that the following is true and plan accordingly.
Post date: 12 Feb 2014
The assessment of energy performances of buildings has been carried out by structuring a national catalogue of the existing buildings. Within the catalogue, a characteristic building typology for Serbia will be defined, together with the descriptions and characteristic elements of the building structures (construction, envelope, wall types, windows, ceilings, roofs, heating systems), and the energy performances of these elements.
Post date: 22 Jan 2014
Post date: 9 Jan 2014
This study on the energy performance of buildings in Serbia by a group of authors from the Faculty of Architecture in Belgrade, gives a methodologically comprehensive and consistent analysis of the characteristics of family houses in Serbia´s six regions and defines their basic typology. Building on statistical data, field research and previous professional and academic experiences, the authors have created a highly valuable piece of work, eliciting considerations of how well adapted the Serbian family house is to the current requirements related to efficiency, cost effictiveness, as...
Post date: 8 Jan 2014
This summary guide to financing facilities for energy efficiency in the Western Balkans ( Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and UNMIK on behalf of Kosovo) is intended to provide an overview of the range of financing facilities and technical assistance for energy efficiency investments currently available in the region funded by International Financial Institutions (IFIs) and the European Commission (EC).
Post date: 19 Dec 2013
The CONCERTO Conference (Brussels, 22-23/10/2013): Energy solutions for Smart Cities and Communities has summed up many outcomes of the CONCERTO initiative.Overall OBJECTIVES of the CONCERTO initiative:In order to substantially improve the overall performance of energy systems in new and/or existing communities, CONCERTO projects should involve integrated demonstration actions, which are economically attractive for replication.
Post date: 28 Nov 2013
CONCERTO cities and communities have shown that existing buildings can cut their CO2 emissions, at acceptable costs, by up to 50%. CONCERTO does this by implementing renewable energy sources, innovative technologies and an integrated approach.CONCERTO projects and sites demonstrate energy solutions for smart cities and communities.CONCERTO projects and sites are role models for energy efficiency in buildings and communities. Their functional, sustainable solutions act as source of inspiration for innovative replication in other continents.
Post date: 28 Nov 2013
The CONCERTO APP Experience the impact of sustainable construction and renewable energy sources.
Post date: 21 Nov 2013
CONCERTO shows the way to Smart CitiesPractitioners and policy-makers involved in urban development at local, national or EU level from across the EU have explored solutions to the major challenges facing EU cities in the years ahead.
Post date: 20 Nov 2013