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2016 – Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Part A

This is the 4th book in a series that started in 2008. It builds upon the book “Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Featuring Country Reports 2012”, highlighting the important advances achieved across the EU in...

Οδηγίες χρήσης του πληροφοριακού συστήματος του Αρχείου Ενεργειακών Επιθεωρήσεων

Η διαδικτυακή εφαρμογή του www.buildingcert.gr έχει σχεδιαστεί για την αίτηση και υποβολή ενεργειακών επιθεωρήσεων στο Αρχείο Ενεργειακών Επιθεωρήσεων. Πριν την χρήση του Αρχείου Ενεργειακών Επιθεωρήσεων χρειάζεται η προσεκτική ανάγνωση των Οδηγιών...

Enhancing the impact of energy audits and energy management in the EU

A review of Article 8 of the Energy Efficiency Directive   This report, elaborated by Fraunhofer ISI for the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (eceee ) presents a review of EU’s mandatory energy audit...

Building Performance Evaluation Domestic Living

This report, released by Innovate UK, explores the reasons why homes fall short of designers’ original aspirations and examines the best design strategies for low-carbon properties with the aim to ensure designers and developers use the...

2016 – Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Part A

This is the 4th book in a series that started in 2008. It builds upon the book “Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) – Featuring Country Reports 2012”, highlighting the important advances achieved across the EU...

SMEs and the transition to a low carbon society

This article by ManagEnergy presents the low carbon opportunities for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs).   According to the article, SMEs are the backbone of the European economy, as they make up more than 99 per cent of all...

Driving Transformational Change in the Construction Value Chain: BPIE report

The building sector is key to achieving the transition to a low-carbon economy, and examples of industrialisation processes with positive results on the ground and reduced costs are already out there waiting to be replicated. The...

Health, Wellbeing and Productivity in Retail. The Impact of Green Buildings on People and Profit

This new report, released by the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC), presents a Framework that is designed for retailers to better understand and align environmental and financial performance. The document builds on a number of pieces...

Household DC networks: State of the art and future prospects

This study investigates the potential benefits and feasibility of household direct current (DC) networks. Unlike the case of alternating current (AC) systems, a well-established set of standards for household DC networks is currently...

Renovating Germany’s Building Stock

This report finds that within 15 years, a large part of the German Building stock can be renovated cost-effectively, achieving significant energy savings. This is achievable through different combinations of policy tools and targeted...