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Cosmina Marian

Communication Associate, BPIE (Non-profit)

Speaks English French Romanian


Building Renovation Passports: consumer’s journey to a better home

BPIE looks into how the individual Building Renovation Passport (BRP) can drive deep renovation across Europe.    A Building Renovation Passport is a document – in electronic or paper format – outlining a long-term (up to 15-20 years) step-by-step...

EmBuild project: Template for public sector renovation strategies

EmBuild template for public sector renovation strategies. A guide for public authorities   This guidance and template aims to be a useful tool to support public authorities in developing renovation strategies, with a particular...

BPIE policy factsheet: Attracting investment in building renovation

Achieving a decarbonised building stock by 2050 will require renovation at a faster pace and considerable investment, estimated at around €60-100 billion annually up to 2020, and more thereafter. Public funding alone cannot meet this requirement,...

ExcEED project: filling the database gap on energy performance

The realities behind the collection of data on the energy performance of buildings   This is the first issue in a series of factsheets that the EU-funded project ExcEED will publish on a range of diverse topics related to data...

Ocena i przyszłość systemu świadectw charakterystyki energetycznej w Polsce

Punktem wyjścia do ich zorganizowania były wnioski z marcowego spotkania (pt. Czy pakiet KE ‘Czysta energia dla wszystkich Europejczyków’ pomoże w walce ze smogiem w Polsce?). Jego uczestnicy zauważyli, że skutecznie działający system świadectw może...

EmBuild: Barriers that hinder deep renovation in the building sector

This report focuses on the main barriers to deep renovation that municipalities in Bulgaria, Croatia, Germany, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia have to face. The barriers are divided into six groups which correspond to the categories identified by BPIE...

EmBuild addressing barriers to deep renovation

A call for sound renovation strategies with new factsheets in six selected countries   The second renovation strategies due in 2017 are an opportunity to overcome barriers and to boost deep renovation of the existing building...

Primary Energy Factor (PEF) and energy performance of buildings

The role of the Primary Energy Factor (PEF) in determining the energy performance of buildings   In this BPIE policy brief publication;   BPIE proposes using delivered energy as the main building performance indicator to...

EmBuild: How to improve the renovation investment climate at local level

This report presents possible measures for improving the renovation investment climate at local level. It includes measures of a more general nature as well as country-specific recommendations. The main objective of this document is to present...

EmBuild: Guide to raising awareness about renovation

The recommendations and suggestions in this guide are aimed at local energy efficiency practitioners such as energy managers, energy officers, other experts and personnel involved in planning and applying energy efficiency measures; who also have...