The re-building of “Green” embassies started in the 1990’s. Per President Obama’s Green initiatives:
Post date: 3 May 2010
Post date: 1 May 2010
Energy or “fuel” poverty is a term used to describe the situation a household finds itself in when it is not able to afford the energy bills for its everyday needs, such as heating, lighting and hot water. This is only one of many potential difficulties faced by people living on low incomes, but has become the subject of particular attention all over Europe with rising energy costs, and energy bills forming such a large part of household expenditure.
Post date: 28 Apr 2010
The Future Friendly Awards is a nationwide search for communities and families who are making a real difference by championing sustainability and environmentally friendly practices.
Post date: 20 Apr 2010
Application deadline: 30th of April 2010
Apply now at http://www.european-energy-service-initiative.net/de/195.html
Further information and application documents are available at http://www.european-energy-service-initiative.net/de/195.html
We are looking forward to you application and wish you good luck.
Post date: 14 Apr 2010
Um eine hohe Qualität der Informationen zu sichern, hat die dena ein breites Netzwerk aus Experten aufgebaut. Die Beantwortung der Anfragen erfolgt unter Einbindung qualifizierte Fachleute aus den Normungskreisen. Nach erfolgreicher Registrierung können die Fragen kostenfrei gestellt werden. Die Nutzer haben dort zudem die Möglichkeit den Bearbeitungsstatus ihrer Anfrage einzusehen oder selbst gestellte Fragen und Antworten zu verwalten.
Post date: 12 Apr 2010
The EU wishes to better tap the possibilities and potentials of energy services in the future and has therefore brought to life the European Energy Service Initiative in 2009. Considering the depletion of non-renewable resources and global climate change, new solutions for energy supply become increasingly important. Energy service companies (ESCOs) in Europe are already showing that energy efficiency and profitability do not contravene. Innovative Energy Performance Contracts can reduce energy consumption of buildings by 25 percent and more.
Post date: 8 Apr 2010
A total of 100 households were challenged to do what they could to reduce their environmental footprint. They were selected to be nationally representative - including demographics, social groups and house types.
Each household received an initial environmental audit from a member of the project team and an attitudinal survey to understand their views on environmental matters. They were also given a project pack of information and ‘green’ equipment, along with £500 to spend in support of their environmental improvements.
Post date: 1 Apr 2010
Post date: 1 Apr 2010
Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, said: “London's 10 Low Carbon Zones are now officially 'live', championing the latest energy busting technologies, trialling innovative ways to go green and helping people save money. Not only will this have a hugely positive impact on our environment but it is stimulating new industries to create job opportunities. Everyone in these eco-areas now has the tools to achieve top energy saving status.”
Post date: 30 Mar 2010