EPBD recast

The introduction of trigger points in national renovation strategies is an effective tool to drive deep renovation.  
Post date: 11 May 2017
Type: Publication

An analysis by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) on the readiness of EU countries to transition to smart buildings concludes that no Member State is fully prepared to take advantage of the benefits that smart building technologies will entail. BPIE assesses aspects such as dynamic operability, energy-system responsiveness, renewable energy uptake as well as dynamic and self-learning control systems to judge how well prepared Europe is for an increasing share of smart buildings.   
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) ma zaszczyt zaprosić Państwa do uczestnictwa w III Warsztatach, których celem jest wsparcie dla procesu modernizacji budynków w Polsce. Przedmiotem warsztatów będzie wpływ pakietu KE “Czysta energia dla wszystkich Europejczyków” na rynek modernizacji oraz próba ustalenia czy pomoże on w walce ze smogiem w Polsce.  
Post date: 10 Feb 2017
Type: Event

On November 30 2016, the European Commission released important pieces of European energy legislation in the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” package. The package covers energy efficiency, renewable energy, the electricity market, consumers and governance rules for the Energy Union.  
Post date: 12 Jan 2017
Type: Publication

On November 30 2016, the European Commission released important pieces of European energy legislation in the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” package. The package covers energy efficiency, renewable energy, the electricity market, consumers and governance rules for the Energy Union.  
Post date: 16 Dec 2016
Type: Note

The Recast EPBD Article 9 requires Member States to ensure that all new buildings are nearly zero-energy buildings (NZEBs) by 31 December 2020, and new buildings occupied and owned by public authorities are NZEBs after 31 December 2018.
Post date: 3 Oct 2016
Type: News

The European Commission announced a revised European Performance of Buildings Directive to be part of the Energy Efficiency Package, expected in autumn 2016. This provides an opportunity to evolve and strengthen requirements which would result in higher energy savings and reduced CO2 emissions from the sector.   
Post date: 6 Jul 2016
Type: Publication

The European Commission announced a revised European Performance of Buildings Directive to be part of the Energy Efficiency Package, expected in autumn 2016. This provides an opportunity to evolve and strengthen requirements, resulting in higher energy savings and reduced CO2 emissions. This paper summarises recommendations that would make the EPBD more effective in improving the energy performance of European buildings, while enabling Member States to develop and implement ambitious policies. Among the measures which BPIE considers worth mentioning are the following:
Post date: 4 Jul 2016
Type: News

The European Commission announced a revised European Performance of Buildings Directive to be part of the Energy Efficiency Package, expected in autumn 2016. This provides an opportunity to evolve and strengthen requirements which would result in higher energy savings and reduced CO2 emissions from the sector. 
Post date: 29 Jun 2016
Type: News

Throughout the Recast Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD, Directive 2010/31/EU) it is requested that “the public sector in each Member State should lead the way in the field of energy performance of buildings” and “buildings occupied by public authorities and buildings frequently visited by the public should set an example”.  Governmental or municipal buildings with high energy performance such as nearly zero energy buildings can be shining examples for other, also non-public buildings as they
Post date: 6 Apr 2016
Type: Ask the Experts