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Meredith Davis

Editor, CIMNE / Building Energy and Environment Group [BEE] (Public)

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G20 Summit confirms that the Paris Agreement is irreversible

On 7-8 July, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met with other Group of Twenty (G20) leaders for a summit in Hamburg, Germany. This was the first such global meeting following the...

The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC)

The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) contributes to the common objective of the Paris Agreement of limiting global warming to well below 2°C   The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) is an...

The European Commission's Mobility Scoreboard

The European Commission's Mobility Scoreboard, launched at the occasion of first European Vocational Skills Week end 2016, provides a comprehensive overview of how different EU countries are managing to create a favourable...

“Clean Energy for All Europeans” package: Position of Polish stakeholders on the proposed changes of the EPBD and the EED

On November 30, 2016, the European Commission (EC) released important pieces of proposed legislative amendments in the form of the “Clean Energy for All Europeans” package. It covers energy efficiency, renewable energy, the electricity market...

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 through the...

From Thousands to Billions - Coordinated Action towards 100% Net Zero Carbon Buildings By 2050

In the report From Thousands to Billions - Coordinated Action towards 100% Net Zero Carbon Buildings By 2050, the WorldGBC calls for a dramatic and ambitious transformation towards a completely zero carbon built environment,...

Request 2 Action final webinar: Retrofit action hubs

Maximising the effectiveness and wider use of EU Energy Performance Certificates   The challenges around urban retrofit, in particular the ones faced by private dwellers have long been in debate at EU level.   How...

Commission requests the CZECH REPUBLIC and the NETHERLANDS to fully comply with the EPBD

One of the key decisions taken by the European Commission regarding the Energy policy in the June infringement package in a letter of formal notice and a reasoned opinion: The Commission has requested in the Czech...

EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2017 - quick glimpse of Public Sector nominees

Discover the EU Sustainable Energy Award nominees: Public Sector   Next week the winners of the EU Sustainable Energy Awards for 2017, which showcase Europe's most innovative sustainable energy products, will be...

Opening the door to smart buildings: BPIE report

The Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) put the finishing touches on its comprehensive work on smart buildings, providing a working definition of a ‘smart building’ and making detailed policy recommendations to encourage their growth. The...