Residential buildings

  With this new funding under the "Juncker Plan", the European Investment Bank (EIB) is stepping up its action in favor of the energy renovation of buildings by offering innovative and attractive financing to individuals based on third-party financing through Regional Agency for Energy Saving Works (ARTÉÉ).    
Post date: 9 Nov 2017
Type: News

Digital technologies are everywhere, affecting the way we live, work, travel, and play. Digitalization is helping improve the safety, productivity, accessibility, and sustainability of energy systems around the world. But it is also raising new security and privacy risks, while disrupting markets, businesses, and workers.  
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Type: Publication

The International Energy Agency's Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA-EBC) Programme newsletter carries regular reports of energy policy development and research activities taking place in various countries. It contains updates on ongoing and planned research projects, features new publications and website information, as well as topical articles of a general nature. It is intended for those active in fields relating to operational energy saving for buildings and communities.  
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Type: Publication

Cost-Effective Energy and Carbon Emissions Optimisation in Building Renovation (Annex 56) - Guidebook for Professional Home Owners  
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Type: Publication

“Sustainable technologies for a better life” is the guiding theme of the second edition of EUREKA, an innovative and participatory conference organised by EPEE and EVIA, two leading associations headquartered in Brussels and representing the HVACR industry in Europe. EUREKA 2017 will take place on December 11 & 12 in Berlin and will once again represent a unique opportunity to engage with professionals from across the HVACR value chain and help shape the future of this sector.  
Post date: 2 Nov 2017
Type: Event

Existing Building Energy Efficiency Renovation - International Review of Regulatory Policies  
Post date: 31 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

Reducing CO2 emissions is not only about adapting new technologies, but ensuring that these technologies are also being accepted by the public.   Only when they are accepted, or better even embraced by the people, they can be implemented swiftly without any  major delays. In the past, retrofitting projects have sometimes created a strong opposition as inhabitants were never asked if they were in favour of any building improvements. Worse, they were just presented with a bill for the renovation costs. 
Post date: 31 Oct 2017
Type: News

This is the sixth issue of the ZERO-PLUS (Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology) research project newsletter.   Contents include:   4th ZERO-PLUS progress meeting  ZERO-PLUS case studies workshop Release of first annual ZERO-PLUS booklet Change in the Italian case study location Presentation on ZERO-PLUS at conferences EU opportunities Please visit the project’s website to read the full document at the link provided below.  
Post date: 30 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

Creating an energy efficient mortgage for Europe - A Review of Building Performance Indicators that Impact Mortgage Credit Risk  
Post date: 27 Oct 2017
Type: Publication