Nearly zero-energy buildings

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EU Energy Day: Clean Energy Solutions for the Buildings of the Future

On 24 July 2017, from 09:00 to 17:00, the latest EU Energy Day will take place at the International Specialised Exhibition, Expo 2017 – Future Energy, at Astana, Kazakhstan. Energy stakeholders from all over the world will meet to discuss...
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Is there a difference between “shall” and “should” in the EPBD?

In the Energy Performance for Buildings Directive (EPBD), “shall” is used in article 9, whereas “should” is used in article 2:   Article 9 of the EPBD states that: “Member States shall ensure that by 31 December 2020, all new buildings...
News

22nd International Passive House Conference 2018: Call for papers now open!

In view of the international climate objectives, providing both affordable and energy efficient living space has become a challenging task for cities and communities. Solutions for solving this dilemma will be discussed at the 22nd...
Event

22nd International Passive House Conference 2018

In view of the international climate objectives, providing both affordable and energy efficient living space has become a challenging task for cities and communities. Solutions for solving this dilemma will be discussed at the 22nd...
Publication

Clean Energy Ministerial: Nearly Zero Energy Buildings Campaign

This brochure, released by the Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM), provides an overview of the Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (NZEB) campaign.   The NZEB campaign promotes commitments by national authorities, subnational governments, and...
Publication

ZERO-PLUS newsletter #5 - July 2017

This is the fifth issue of the ZERO-PLUS (Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology) research project newsletter.   Contents include:   3rd ZERO-PLUS progress meeting  Exploitation...
Publication

QUALICHeCK Booklet #2 | Compliance and quality of works for improved energy performance of buildings

QUALICHeCK project final publishable report     The Energy Performance of Buildings Directive of 2002 and its recast in 2010 have been key elements urging EU Member States to drastically reduce the energy use...
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COHERENO project

The Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) funded project Collaboration for Housing Nearly Zero-Energy Renovation (COHERENO), aimed to strengthen collaboration of enterprises in innovative business schemes for realising Nearly Zero-Energy...