EPBD - Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (2010/31/EU)

How is Europe’s Horizon 2020 framework programme supporting research, innovation and market uptake of smart buildings?  
Post date: 20 Nov 2017
Type: Publication

by Tiziana Buso (REHVA)   Energy Performance of Buildings (EPB) standards are nowadays on every energy efficiency expert's lips. We are at a turning point in the road towards a homogenous energy efficiency market. However, the goal is not yet achieved. The future of EPB standards is in the hands of all energy efficiency stakeholders.    
Post date: 20 Nov 2017
Type: Vijesti

European NGOs and efficiency stakeholders applaud the 11 October 2017 vote of the Industry, Transport and Research (ITRE) Committee of the European Parliament in favour of stronger European building regulations. The final report adopted significantly improves the Commission’s proposal and counterbalances the weak General Approach of the Energy Council, according to the NGOs.    
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
Type: Note

Novim mjerama kojima se osigurava da sve nove zgrade u EU budu što je više moguće energetski učinkovite do 2050. godine dogovoreno je od strane Odbora za industriju, istraživanje i energetiku (ITRE) Europskog parlamenta.
Post date: 12 Oct 2017
Type: Vijesti

The EU’s major buildings legislation is under review: this is the opportunity to boost the quality of life and wellbeing of people across Europe through energy renovation.    At Renovate  Europe Day 2017, which will take place on 10 October in the European Parliament at Brussels, Belgium, the Rapporteur and 4 Shadow Rapporteurs for the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) will debate their views with the Estonian EU Presidency, the Commission and key stakeholders at n the European Parliament, focusing on the following questions:  
Post date: 4 Oct 2017
Type: Događanje

BUILD UP has released a short video presenting the benefits and opportunities of the webportal for buildings professionals.   The video is available at the link below, feel free to spread and show it to your network!  
Post date: 3 Oct 2017
Type: Vijesti

  On 14 September 2017,  the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (eceee) published a new "Steering through the maze" guide. The new guide, “Understanding energy efficiency in the European Commission’s Clean Energy Package”, focuses on energy efficiency aspects within the so-called Winter Package.  
Post date: 2 Oct 2017
Type: Vijesti

Steering through the maze #7:  A guide from the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy    
Post date: 2 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

As the negotiations on the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) revision proceeds, the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (eceee) has noted some worrying signs that threaten to deliver less savings, contradict the “energy efficiency first” principle and create unwanted side effects on the renewables side. In particular, the proposed discounting of off-site renewables must be removed from the proposals.  
Post date: 27 Sep 2017
Type: Note

REHVA position paper on the European Commission proposal of the revised ENERGY PERFORMANCE OF BUILDINGS DIRECTIVE COM(2016)0765     This position paper on the EC proposal for the revised EPBD was published In March 2017, in the 2nd issue of the REHVA Journal.   The REHVA position is grouped into 3 priorities:  
Post date: 31 Aug 2017
Type: Publication