European NGOs and efficiency stakeholders applaud the 11 October 2017 vote of the Industry, Transport and Research (ITRE) Committee of the European Parliament in favour of stronger European building regulations. The final report adopted significantly improves the Commission’s proposal and counterbalances the weak General Approach of the Energy Council, according to the NGOs.
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
Clean Energy for All Europeans Package: Does the Commission Modelling Assign the Right Role to Energy Efficiency and to Renewables?
Post date: 18 Oct 2017
New measures to ensure that all new buildings in the EU are as energy-efficient as possible by 2050 were agreed by the Industry, Research and Energy Committee (ITRE) of the European Parliament.
Post date: 12 Oct 2017
Delivering the energy transition for jobs, growth and investment
This high-level conference, which will take place on 7 November 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, focuses on how to finance clean energy as well as create jobs and boost economic growth.
Post date: 11 Oct 2017
On 14 September 2017, the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (eceee) published a new "Steering through the maze" guide. The new guide, “Understanding energy efficiency in the European Commission’s Clean Energy Package”, focuses on energy efficiency aspects within the so-called Winter Package.
Post date: 2 Oct 2017
Steering through the maze #7: A guide from the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy
Post date: 2 Oct 2017
The realities behind the collection of data on the energy performance of buildings
This is the first issue in a series of factsheets that the EU-funded project ExcEED will publish on a range of diverse topics related to data collection on the energy performance of buildings.
Post date: 24 Aug 2017
The GreenSoul project main objective is to achieve higher energy efficiency in public buildings by altering the way people use energy consuming shared devices (lights, printers) and personal devices (personal pluggable appliances).
In order to achieve this goal, GreenSoul will apply a two-fold strategy:
Post date: 9 Aug 2017
This inaugural Forum, which will take place on 22 Septemer 2017 in Chania, Greece, is an important deliverable from the 'Clean Energy for All Europeans' package and the Political Declaration on Clean Energy for EU Islands signed in Valletta by the European Commission together with 14 Member States on 18 May 2017.
Post date: 1 Aug 2017
Europe's energy markets and sector are in the middle of a large transformation process towards a low-carbon system with a much more diverse landscape of market participants. This transition process deeply affects civil society, from consumers to producers, industry to farmers, and tenants to SMEs. It is therefore of central importance to hear the voice and reflect on the interests of citizens and civil society in the process of designing and deciding energy policies.
Post date: 14 Jul 2017