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On Wednesday May 31, the VELUX Group launched the 2017 edition of the Healthy Homes Barometer during an event dedicated to Healthy Buildings which took place at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.  
Post date: 7 Jun 2017
Type: News

This report is part of a series of pan-European surveys investigating the link between homes and health across the EU.
Post date: 7 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

The relation between quality of dwelling, socio-economic status and health in EU28 and its Member States - Scientific report as input for Healthy Homes Barometer 2017     This report by Ecofys commissioned by Velux A/S, evaluates the relation between health and housing conditions across the EU and its Member States, focusing on two main research objectives.  
Post date: 7 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

  By François Durier, Michèle Mondot (CETIAT, France)     Two European Directives –the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Directives– and their accompanying regulations have introduced new minimum requirements for heating appliances, as well as a label to inform about their performances. This article presents these requirements and the foreseen label in respect to electrical heat pumps.     The Ecodesign Directive for electrical heat pumps  
Post date: 7 Jun 2017
Type: News

By Karin-Liis Lahtmäe, EASME     EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017 offers a platform to not only engage in the energy transition debate and share best practices between stakeholders, but also to take part in an interactive Networking Village where old alliances are rekindled and new ones formed. This article provides an overview of the activities that BUILD UP, its Partners and other building related organisations will be leading in the framework of EUSEW 2017.    
Post date: 6 Jun 2017
Type: News

This webinar will discuss key findings from the 2017 edition of the REN21 Renewables Global Status Report (GSR), look at the expanding role of solar in the power and heating and cooling sector and highlight the latest data on solar energy technologies, investment and policies.   Moderator   Joanna Costello, Deputy Executive Secretary, International Solar Energy Society (ISES) Panellists  
Post date: 2 Jun 2017
Type: Event

This event, organised by Eurofuel, the European Heating Oil Association, will take place on Thursday 22 June 2017 (16.00 - 16.30) in Brussels, Belgium, in the context of the EUEW 2017 Policy Conference.   At the event, Dr. Ernst-Moritz Bellingen, President of Eurofuel, will speak about innovative liquid fuel systems for decarbonised heating.  
Post date: 1 Jun 2017
Type: Event

The keynote speakers for the 38th AIVC - 6th TightVent - 4th venticool conference: "Ventilating healthy low-energy buildings" have been announced.
Post date: 29 May 2017
Type: News

European Energy Expertise Converges on Gdansk   Representatives from regional governments, managing authorities, municipalities and ministries, energy sector companies, banks, universities and NGOs will converge on Gdansk at the end of the month for an International Conference which looks to drive innovation in the energy sector.  
Post date: 29 May 2017
Type: Event

The European Commission’s “Clean Energy for all Europeans” package of legislation, which was presented at the end of last year, aims, amongst others, at accelerating renewable energy innovation, based on the EU’s commitment to cut CO₂ emissions by 2030.   With renewable energy deployment progressing fast in power generation, the heating and cooling sector still has some way to go to reduce the remaining 84% of EU heating still generated by fossil fuels.  
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: Event