Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

Driving energy efficiency in the European building stock: New recommendations on the modernisation of buildings

Today, the European Commission has published a series of recommendations on the modernisation of buildings, specifying how Member States should implement the revised building modernisation aspects of the Energy performance of buildings directive (...

BUILD UPON2 - Boosting low-carbon building renovation across Europe

On 23rd May 2019, the World Green Building Council’s European network in collaboration with eight cities and partners announced the launch of BUILD UPON2, the next phase of the world’s largest collaborative project on building...

New Energy Performance in Buildings Directive comes into force on 9 July 2018

After the approval of the EU parliament last April, the new EPBD is now in force!   Check on BUILDUP (http://www.buildup.eu/en/news/commission-welcomes-final-vote-energy-perf...) the backbones of the future energy...

Energy efficient buildings – Presidency secures provisional deal with European Parliament

On Tuesday 19 December 2017, the Estonian presidency reached a provisional agreement with the European Parliament on a revised directive on the energy performance of buildings. The outcome of the trilogue...

OVERVIEW | Evolution of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

  by Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)     The EU’s legislative framework for energy efficient buildings was strengthened in 2002 with the adoption of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD – Directive...

Komisja wzywa GRECJA i MALTA do prawidłowego wdrożenia przepisów UE dotyczących charakterystyki energetycznej budynków

W dniu 7 grudnia 2017 r., W kontekście grudniowego pakietu dotyczącego uchybień zobowiązaniom, Komisja Europejska ogłosiła, że ​​wysłała wezwania do usunięcia uchybienia, prosząc Grecję i Maltę o...

OVERVIEW | EU support for (deep) energy renovation of buildings

  by Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)     As reported by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE), deep renovation has the potential to reduce the energy consumption of the building stock by 36% until 2030....

OVERVIEW | Energy Performance of Buildings standards: past and future

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....

Parlament Europejski Komisja ITRE głosuje za budynkami o wysokiej efektywności energetycznej do 2050 r

Uzgodniono, że nowe środki w celu zapewnienia, że ​​wszystkie nowe budynki w UE są jak najbardziej efektywne pod względem energetycznym do roku 2050, przez Komisję Przemysłu, Badań Naukowych i Energii (ITRE) Parlamentu...

eceee releases new maze guide focusing on energy efficiency aspects within EC’s Clean Energy Package

  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”,...