Heating, domestic hot water

No more support for fossil fuels anymore?

Earlier this year, in its Heating and Cooling Strategy, the European Commission addressed thermal energy for the first time in a consistent manner. This was timely, as decarbonising Europe’s energy system is impossible without decarbonising the heating and cooling sector.



The ‘Clean Energy Package’ that was published yesterday is a step in the right direction to enshrine the objectives of the Strategy in EU law.


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 comprehensive snapshot of the building stock characteristics in EU28, and monitors the implementation of relevant EU Directives in Member States by presenting 250 indicators.


Solar Finance & Investment

The Solar Finance & Investment conference, organised by Solar Energy Events, will take place from 31 January to 2 February 2017 in London, United Kingdom. This 3-day conference, now in its 4th year, is the only solar finance event focusing on European assets.


Join large solar asset owners and major investors across Europe as they discus: