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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...

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...

ICP Europe releases Project Development Specification

On 9 May 2016, the Investor Confidence Project Europe announced the release of the ICP Europe Project Development Specification (PDS). The PDS identifies and presents a clear set of guidelines and engineering best practices, from...

ICP Europe announces online training for Project Developers and Quality Assurance Professionals

The Investor Confidence Project Europe (ICP Europe) has announced free, Europe-wide, online Investor Ready Energy Efficiency training for building energy renovation experts. ICP Europe is inviting experienced project developers and quality...

Spanish model for sustainable living: Patio 2.12 house at EIP SCC 2016 General Assembly

Tackling the major environmental, societal and health challenges facing European cities today is a major duty of present and future generations. With reference to this subject, the European Innovation Partnership on Smart Cities and...