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12 new training programmes, 433 trained building professionals and improved state educational standards as a result of the BUILD UP Skills EnerPro project  
Post date: 28 Feb 2017
Type: News

Buildings and settlements are nowadays increasingly expected to meet higher and potentially more complex levels of performance. They should be sustainable, use zero-net energy, be healthy and comfortable, grid-friendly, yet economical to build and maintain. Buildings are central to the EU‘s energy efficiency policy. Improving the energy performance of Europe‘s building stock is crucial, not only to achieve the EU‘s 2020 targets but also to meet the longer term objectives of the climate strategy as laid down in the low carbon economy roadmap 2050.  
Post date: 28 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Solar heating – a technology of the future Innovations from Austria   
Post date: 22 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Accelerating Market Transformation for High-Performance Building Enclosures - State of market, policy developments, and lessons learned from the Passive House movement  
Post date: 21 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Evaluating New York City's Multifamily Building Energy Data for Savings Opportunities - Retrofitting Affordability   This report by the Building Energy Exchange (BEEx), analyses available data in the New York City multifamily (MF) building sector to identify which buildings, and which energy efficiency retrofit measures, have the greatest potential for carbon reduction, and how these benefits relate to affordability and the City’s climate action plan.   Key findings include:  
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

The scientific accompanying research team "EnergieWendeBauen" of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy has published a new combined monitoring guideline for the field energy in buildings and city quarters, specifically for the research initiatives EnOB and EnEff:Stadt. The monitoring guideline contains besides minimum requirements for measurements in demonstration buildings and quarters within EnOB and EnEff:Stadt also information on support tools, that facilitate the administration and analysis of monitoring data.
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Are you an experienced professional in the field of energy efficiency in areas such as consumer behaviour, buildings, heating and cooling, products, industry, public authorities, services, and energy efficiency financing? The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) is looking to recruit highly motivated staff to carry out activities related to research, innovation, or market uptake. The system will close on 02/03 at 23:45 CET.    
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: News

Study on the impact assessment for a new Directive mainstreaming deployment of renewable energy and ensuring that the EU meets its 2030 renewable energy target - Mainstreaming RES    
Post date: 16 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

The dena Report on Buildings brings together important statistics and analyses concerning building energy efficiency in Germany that appeared in 2016 – for example, the energy data of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy, KfW funding statistics, or data from the Federal Statistical Office. They are supplemented by dena’s own calculations and the crucial data is presented in a compact form.
Post date: 16 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

CITY-ZEN, a EU FP7 project running from 01-03- 2014 to 28-02-2019, aims to develop and demonstrate energy efficient cities, and to build a methodology and tools for cities, industries and citizens to reach the 20-20-20 targets.  
Post date: 15 Feb 2017
Type: Link