EPBD - Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (2010/31/EU)

Making Europe’s buildings highly energy efficient - Improvements needed to the EU Winter Package: EED and EPBD    
Post date: 29 Mar 2017
Type: Note

Improvements needed to the EU Winter Package: EED and EPBD    
Post date: 29 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

Webinar – ¨What prospects for European Energy Efficiency Policies – Findings from the Energy Efficiency Watch¨  
Post date: 20 Mar 2017
Type: Event

The 2016 Clean Energy for all Europeans package of the EU Commission has reinforced the position of energy efficiency policies in the EU’s political agenda. One of the three key objectives of these proposals is to “put energy efficiency first” in the EU’s energy and climate legislations. European policymakers consider energy efficiency to be crucial in reaching the EU’s long-term energy and climate targets.  
Post date: 20 Mar 2017
Type: News

Over the last 10 years, the importance of energy efficiency in European policy has steadily increased. Today, energy efficiency is a key element on the EU’s political agenda. Policy makers are progressively recognising energy efficiency as a suitable means to address the triple challenge of economic recovery, energy dependency and climate change. Starting in 2006, Energy Efficiency Watch (EEW) projects accompanied this process.
Post date: 17 Mar 2017
Type: Event

On last REHVA journal, Jaap Hogeling has announced that the series of 17 EN-ISO Energy Performance Buildings (EPB) standards and 29 EPB EN-standards passed the Final Vote last week of January 2017 and will soon be published.   This set of EPB standards will be the basis for the Energy Performance Buildings assessment in Europe.  
Post date: 14 Mar 2017
Type: Note

As part of the proposals released by the European Commission on November 30 2016, the introduction of a ‘smartness indicator’ is foreseen.   With respect to the features of this smartness indicator, the following description is provided:   A smartness indicator will reflect the ability of buildings to:  
Post date: 1 Mar 2017
Type: Ask the Experts

A reasoned opinion   The European Commission has requested Latvia to correctly transpose all the requirements of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (Directive 2010/31/EU) into national law.  
Post date: 22 Feb 2017
Type: News

Assessing the European Union’s energy efficiency policy: Will the winter package deliver on ‘Efficiency First’?  
Post date: 16 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

The European Commission aims to encourage a more effective use of public funds, help project developers bring good project ideas to maturity, and make the energy efficiency market more trusted and attractive for all stakeholders through the “Smart Finance for Smart Buildings” investment initiative.  
Post date: 2 Feb 2017
Type: Ask the Experts