The conference aims to build and strengthen Central and Eastern Europe’s energy efficiency community. It focuses on the CEE region and engages a mix of stakeholders from across sectors (government, business, civil society), followed by the presence of high-level speakers from business, national and EU level.
Post date: 24 Aug 2016
The Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment (DCCAE) of Ireland has launched a public consultation with the aim to seek input on whether the Department should consider any changes to the operation of the next phase of the Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme (EEOS) which will run from 2017 to 2019.
Post date: 19 Aug 2016
Consultation Paper & Annual Report 2014-2015
Post date: 19 Aug 2016
In a resolution on the EU Commission’s “renewables progress report”, voted on 23 June 2016 at the European Parliament's plenary session, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) state that although the EU's renewable energy target -20% of total consumption by 2020- has already been achieved by many EU Member States (MS), there are other MS that lag behind and must do more.
A second resolution, also voted on 23 June, says that in order to achieve the EU's energy efficiency target -a 20% gain by 2020- MS need to implement EU legislation faster, and in full.
Post date: 24 Jun 2016
This report summarises the main findings of the Concerted Action (CA) on the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) around the topic ‘Effectiveness of Support Initiatives’ for the implementation of the EPBD Directive 2010/31/EU up to the end of 2014, including conclusions and indications about future directions.
Post date: 6 Jun 2016
Strategies of Professional Associations and Public Institutions for Implementation of EU Directives (Energy Performance of Buildings Directive - EPBD, Renewable Energy Sources - RES, Energy Efficiency Directive - EED)
Post date: 1 Jun 2016
This study by the Ex-Post Impact Assessment Unit of the European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) assesses the implementation the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED - 2012/27/EU) by the EU Member States.
The study includes the following themes:
Post date: 19 May 2016
The Austrian Minister for Economy and Energy, Reinhold Mitterlehner, has drawn up a positive interim balance with respect to the energy efficiency law. The implementation of the European Energy Efficiency Directive has been successful so far. The energy supply companies and other organisations have exceeded the goals regarding the energy savings with 9.59 Petajoule (PJ) compared to the planned 5.51 PJ. Also the energy saving measures at households have been overachieved with 5.44 PJ instead of 2.20 PJ.
Post date: 14 Apr 2016
Renovation in practice. Best practice examples of voluntary and mandatory initiatives across Europe
Post date: 2 Dec 2015
Obligations under Article 5 of the EED
Post date: 16 Sep 2015