Legislation, regulations, standards

Greenbuild Europe, Human X Nature is the flagship event for sustainability professionals: Greenbuild Europe is the premier annual conference for European green building professionals. Attendees worldwide across a variety of industries—including architecture, engineering and design—participate in Greenbuild Europe to share best practices, time-tested solutions and innovative strategies to advance healthy, high-performance buildings.
Post date: 13 Jul 2018
Type: Event

The DHC+ summer school is a full week of intensive training with key renowned experts and academics in the field of District Energy. The teaching method is based on the perfect combination of theory, practical exercises and site visits. This year’s programme will focus on the future of district energy, paying special attention to key innovative trends such as digitalisation and enhancement of partnerships between participants and industry stakeholders.
Post date: 13 Jul 2018
Type: Event

The DHC+ summer school is a full week of intensive training with key renowned experts and academics in the field of District Energy. The teaching method is based on the perfect combination of theory, practical exercises and site visits. This year’s programme will focus on the future of district energy, paying special attention to key innovative trends such as digitalisation and enhancement of partnerships between participants and industry stakeholders.
Post date: 13 Jul 2018
Type: Event

The Building Market Reports collect and generate insights on the building sector to foster low-carbon investment and scaling by generating an in-depth market study through reports. In 50 pages the reports profile a single country-building sector. The content is methodologically aligned, enabling comparison between markets and includes:
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Type: Publication

The Interreg MED 2014-2020 Programme supports the sharing of experiences, knowledge and the improvement of public policies between national, regional and local authorities and other territorial stakeholders from 10 different EU countries and 3 candidate countries. Its innovative architecture is designed to better respond to the needs of project stakeholders, ensuring three levels of impact: - local (“modular projects”) - thematic communities (“horizontal projects”) - common Mediterranean vision (“governance”).
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Type: Event

The Romanian parliament has adopted a law enabling prosumers with small renewable energy systems to secure self-consumption and deliver surplus energy to the grid without having to obtain any authorization or pay taxes on the energy, the Romanian Ministry of Energy has said in a statement.   Read more on: https://balkangreenenergynews.com/romania-moves-to-not-tax-prosumers-feeding-surplus-energy-into-grid/
Post date: 11 Jul 2018
Type: News

After the approval of the EU parliament last April, the new EPBD is now in force!   Check on BUILDUP (http://www.buildup.eu/en/news/commission-welcomes-final-vote-energy-perf...) the backbones of the future energy efficiency in EU building stock).
Post date: 10 Jul 2018
Type: News

Post date: 10 Jul 2018
Type: Publication

State and regional governments are in a unique position to drive innovative and ambitious climate and clean energy policies around the world. The Climate Group brings these governments together to make sure the best ideas are spread further, faster. These governments make up the Under2 Coalition, which has over 200 signatories and endorsers globally. The coalition is driven by state and regional governments committed to s   upporting the efforts of nations and delivering the goals of the Paris Agreement, to keep global temperature rises to under 2°C.
Post date: 30 Jun 2018
Type: Link

Energy efficiency is often the least expensive way to meet new demand for energy. Governments that encourage investment in energy efficiency and implement policies in support of energy efficiency save citizens money, reduce dependence on energy imports, and decrease pollution. Yet energy efficiency remains massively underutilized globally despite its proven multiple benefits and its potential to become the single largest resource to meet growing energy demand worldwide.
Post date: 29 Jun 2018
Type: Publication