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2016 – Implementing the EPBD: Individual Country Reports now available

The national/regional reports from the recently released Concerted Action EPBD Book "2016 – Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Featuring Country Reports" are now available as individual files, accessible from the...

Vote for the EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2016!

  Nine nominees for the 2016 EU Sustainable Energy Awards have been chosen from a shortlist of the year’s most successful projects for clean, secure and efficient energy.   These Awards are a major feature of the annual EU Sustainable Energy Week...

World Bank to increase funding for Bosnia Energy Efficiency Project

On 27 May 2016, Balkan Green Energy News announced that the World Bank is ready to support the Bosnia Energy Efficiency Project (BEEP) with further investments and advisory, according to Jary Vayrynen, task team leader for the endeavour,...

Η Ελλάδα είναι το μόνο βαλκανικό κράτος μέλος της ΕΕ που μείωσε τις εκπομπές CO₂ το 2015

  Σύμφωνα με τα στοιχεία που δημοσίευσε το Eurostat στις 3 Μαΐου 2016, η ιστοσελίδα BALKAN GREEN ENERGY NEWS παρατηρεί ότι οι εκπομπές διοξειδίου του άνθρακα από την καύση ορυκτών καυσίμων αυξήθηκαν κατά 0,7 % τον περασμένο χρόνο στην...

Have your say! Online survey - CoR Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) is currently developing a new massive open online course (MOOC) on EU funding, to be launched in November 2016. The aim of this MOOC is to enhance the knowledge of participants about the EU...

New voluntary French label for the carbon footprint of office buildings

Initiated by the French association for the development of low carbon buildings (Association pour le développement du Bâtiment Bas Carbone-BBCA), the BBCA label for new office buildings was launched. This voluntary label attests the...

World Green Building Week 2016

World Green Building Week is the flagship event of the global green building movement - organised by the World Green Building Council and led by its network of 75 Green Building Councils and their 27,000 member companies. The week raises...

Sustainable Tropical architecture: the successful case study of Singapore

GreenA Consultants Singapore is organizing the first international workshop on Sustainable Tropical architecture: the successful case study of Singapore which will be held during the water expo @city solutions Singapore. With this...

2016 – Implementing the EPBD: Individual Country Reports now available

The national/regional reports from the recently released Concerted Action EPBD Book "2016 – Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Featuring Country Reports" are now available as individual files, accessible...

Energy Efficiency Watch 3: more effort needed for 2020 targets in energy efficiency policies

Key research highlights considerable progress in energy efficiency policies but more effort is needed to achieve the 2020 target   While the Industry, Research and Energy Committee of the European Parliament is set to...