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European Commission boosts energy innovation with €3.25 million in cash prizes

  On 5 July 2016, the European Commission launched three Horizon Prizes to encourage innovation and find solutions to challenges in the area of energy.   Worth a total of €3.25 million and funded under Horizon 2020 -the EU's research and...

European Commission presents sustainable energy security package

On 16 February 2016, the European Commission unveiled a package of energy security measures to equip the EU for global energy transition. The package sets out a wide range of measures to strengthen the EU's resilience to gas supply disruptions,...

Venice Climathon: Cultural heritage in a changing climate

The Climate-KIC Climathon is a global 24-hour climate change event which will take place simultaneously in major cities around the world on 28 October 2016.  In Venice the Climate-KIC Climathon will begin on the morning of the 28 October...

Canberra’s Climathon: Smart City Meets Climate Challenge

The Climate-KIC Climathon is a global 24-hour climate change event which will take place simultaneously in major cities around the world on 28 October 2016.    In Canberra the Climate-KIC Climathon will begin on the morning of the 28...

The Energy Internet of Things

Robot journalists, cars that drive themselves, fridges that alert you when your milk is going bad…welcome to the future, powered by the Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT is here to stay, and it is transforming how we live, work and play....

#GBCSAwards 2016 - Conference: Announcement of the French Winners

The French winners of the Green Building Solutions Awards 2016 will be announced at a conference on September 26th. BNP Paribas Real Estate welcomes you to their head office in Issy-les-Moulineaux, to discover the most innovative French...

Bucharest’s Climathon: Eco-mobility in a smart green city

The Climate-KIC Climathon is a global 24-hour climate change event which will take place simultaneously in major cities around the world on 28 October 2016.  In Bucharest the Climate-KIC Climathon will begin on the morning of the 28...

Ireland's DCCAE launches Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme Consultation

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...

United Kingdom: DECC becomes part of new Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

  In July 2016, the Department of Energy & Climate Change (DECC) of the United Kingdom merged with the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) to form a new ministry called the Department of Business, Energy &...

Proposed ASHRAE/ACCA Standard for energy audits open for public comment

  A proposed joint standard from ASHRAE and ACCA, establishing consistent practices for conducting and reporting energy audits, is open for a 45-day American National Standards Institute (ANSI) public review.   Standard 211P, ...