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Jornadas Europeias: Smart Cities

The DREAM consortium, led by the City of Guimarães (Portugal) in cooperation with the University of Minho, will hold an event at the university which will take place on Friday 23 June 2017 (09:30-13:00) in the context of the EUSEW 2017...

Sustainable Cities - Towards Zero-Carbon Heating & Cooling workshop

Organised by the DHC+ Technology Platform within the H2020 PLANHEAT project, Sustainable Cities– Towards Zero-Carbon Heating & Cooling offers you the unique opportunity for exchange with fellow municipalities...

Financing energy efficiency investments

Financing energy efficiency investments — reaping the benefits and addressing the associated risks     The session is organised by the Directorate-General for Energy (DG ENER) with the Energy Efficiency Financial...

Clean buildings for all — helping consumers through the energy renovation maze

  In 2016, the European Commission proposed in its ‘Clean Energy for All Europeans’ Package a targeted review of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), dating back from 2010. This year is therefore the time for negotiations...

ACE & BAK Workshop | Architecture: Towards a Step-Change in Building Performance

In the context of the revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), this workshop, which will take place  on Thursday 22 June 2017 (13:30 - 18:00) in Brussels, Belgium in the framework of the EUSEW 2017...

Boosting energy-efficiency services markets for building renovation and system efficiency

This event, which will take place on Thursday 22 June (14.00 - 15.30) in the context of the EUSEW 2017 Policy Conference, will promote policy recommendations, solid business models and practical tools to uncap the full...

Workshop and B2B Meeting: Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Energy Efficient Buildings (TESSe2b)

The TESSe2b consortium would like to invite you to the Workshop on the subject „Thermal Energy Storage System for Energy Efficient Buildings“, which is part of the EU-supported project TESSe2b. During the workshop, the consortium would...

Innovative liquid fuel systems for decarbonised heating - Eurofuel

This event, organised by Eurofuel, the European Heating Oil Association, will take place on Thursday 22 June 2017 (16.00 - 16.30) in Brussels, Belgium, in the context of the EUEW 2017 Policy Conference...

Smarter is cleaner — Lessons learned from the SCC1 Smart City Projects on grids, storage and prosumer models

The session will focus on the replication potential of the energy-related smart solutions being implemented in the SCC1 Lighthouse cities.   The Smart Cities and Communities lighthouse projects are funded by the European Commission...

Energy efficiency financing tools in the hot seat

At the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) - Networking Village, 22 June from 09:00-12:30, the following three projects will present three models for reducing the energy efficiency gap in a friendly...

Architecture — towards a step change in building performance

The Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) and the Federal Chamber of German Architects (BAK) organise a panel discussion which will take place on Thursday 22 June 2017 (09.00 - 10.30) in Brussels, Belgium, within the framework of the EUSEW...

Smart specialisation in energy, driving societal challenges

With smart specialisation strategies in the implementation phase, clean energy is one of the main priorities for most EU regions. This workshop, which is organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission and will take...

The rise of residential prosumers in Europe post-2020

Drivers, barriers, regulatory choices and business models shaping the future of energy self-generation for households in the European Energy Union     The session, which is orgnised by the Directorate-General for...

Innovation in the renewable heating and cooling sector

  This event,  which is organised by the European Technology and Innovation Platform on Renewable Heating and Cooling (RHC) and will take place on Wednesday 21 June (16.00 - 17.30) in the context of the EUSEW 2017 Policy...

Why buildings that generate electricity cost less: Networking village EUSEW 2017

ISSOL integrates photovoltaic technology into the building envelope to make them energy active. To learn why buildings generating electricity cost less, join us at the Speakers Corners of EUSEUW Networking Village on June 21st at 5pm...

Accelerating the clean energy transition — financing energy efficiency at the local level

Energy Efficiency first is the principle that inspires the energy policy that will lead Europe for many years to come. At the local level, many European cities have already shown a pro-active attitude towards clean energy solutions,...

EU voluntary initiatives to achieve a sustainable building stock

This session, which is organised by the Directorate-General for Environment and will take place on Wednesday 21 June (09.00 - 10.30) in the context of the EUSEW 2017 Policy Conference, presents three different initiatives...

Energy retrofitting in Public Buildings. RESSEEPE Final Conference

Energy retrofitting in Public Buildings conference aims to bring together the Research Community, Industry, Building designers, Facility managers and Public authorities, to debate on energy efficient retrofitting projects of public...

Sharing smart solutions and experiences — scale-up and replication in European cities

Across Europe, cities work together to develop and demonstrate innovative solutions that help accelerate transition towards a low-carbon, resource efficient, competitive and inclusive economy in urban areas. The Smart Cities Information...

The role of standardisation towards higher energy performance of buildings

The construction sector has a significant influence on the environment, energy consumption and climate change. That’s why the European Builders Confederation (EBC) is investing effort in promoting standardisation in assessing buildings’...