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Clean Energy EU: European Commission sets energy targets for the next decade

The European Commission has released the long-awaited Energy package, gathering legal proposals on energy policies.   Towards an Energy Union based on former 2030 targets and Paris Agreement The package intends to create an...

BUILD UP partners release joint position paper on EPBD potential of windows

For the first time, the building glass façade and window industry represented by European Aluminium, EuroWindoor, ES-SO and Glass for Europe have come together to call for a modernised EPBD to unleash the energy savings potential of high performing...

DEEP, disclosing market data to increase transparency and drive more energy efficiency investments in Europe

The Energy Efficiency Financial Institutions Group (EEFIG), an expert group set-up by the European Commission and United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative in 2014, launches the De-risking Energy Efficiency Platform (DEEP),...

The EU Building Stock Observatory, a comprehensive database of the building stock characteristics in EU28

Together with the EU Clean Energy for All package of initiatives and legislation, a major online data portal has been launched on the 30th of November, 2016. The EU Building Stock Observatory, managed by BPIE, provides a...

Buildings in the Clean Energy Package – a BPIE guide

On the 30th of November 2016, the European Commission released important pieces of the European energy legislation, gathered in the previously-called Winter Package, now renamed Clean Energy for All Europeans, placing consumers at the...

BRICKER consortium heads to Liège demo site for a surprise visit

BRICKER partners were in for a surprise when they convened in Brussels recently for the project’s second review by EC officials.   The demo site team from Liège had secretly set their own agenda, seizing the opportunity to whisk the...

Clean Energy for All Europeans – unlocking Europe's growth potential

The European Commission today presents a package of measures to keep the European Union competitive as the clean energy transition is changing the global energy markets.   The Commission wants the EU to lead the clean energy transition,...

Clean Energy EU: European Commission sets energy targets for the next decade

The European Commission has released the long-awaited Energy package, gathering legal proposals on energy policies.   Towards an Energy Union based on former 2030 targets and Paris Agreement The package intends to...

Call for feedback on existing schemes and actions in France for sustainable building

France: Lancement de la mission relative au financement de la rénovation des bâtiments   The Minister of Housing and Sustainable Housing entrusted Philippe Pelletier, President of the Sustainable Building Plan, with a...

Free Residentially-Focused Sessions Offered By ASHRAE At AHR Expo

ATLANTA – An in-depth look at ASHRAE’s work in the residential market as well as guidance on several aspects of residential design is offered in four free seminars at the 2017 AHR Expo.   The four seminars are free, and no badge is...