Energy policies and regulatory framework

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Transforming the buildings sector through ambitious NDCs: Asia-Pacific

Third GlobalABC NDC webinar series edition: Transforming the buildings sector through ambitious NDCs: Asia-Pacific,  with a focus on India and China, taking place on Thursday, 14 November 2019, at 10:00 AM (CEST).

The current scope and ambition of buildings sector commitments are insufficient to meet the Paris Agreement goals. Despite 136 countries having acknowledged the need for building sector actions in their NDCs, more work is needed to...
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'Delivering net zero carbon buildings for all' - BUILD UPON European Leaders’ Summit

Join WorldGBC at 'Delivering net zero carbon buildings for all' leaders' summit

On 3-4 December in Brussels, 150...

3rd December - Day 1 - Delivering Net Zero Carbon  09:00-09:30      Welcome coffee and networking    09:30-10:00      Keynotes Frans Timmermans - Executive Vice-President, European...
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2nd STAKEHOLDER EVENT - EPBD ARTICLE 19a FEASIBILITY STUDY

Brussels, 28 November 2019 Centre Albert Borschette, room 1.D (first floor), Rue Froissart 36 Morning session (10:00 – 13:00): Inspection of stand-alone ventilation systems Afternoon session (14:00 – 17:00): Building...
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U-CERT project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 839937.

Towards a new generation of user-centred Energy Performance Assessment and Certification; facilitated and empowered by the EPB Center The main aim of U-CERT is to introduce a next generation of user centred certification schemes to value...
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Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency Newsletter

In this issue:   Highlight Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency website: new look and feel tailor-made for you! News Encouraging consumers to use more efficient heating systems New Horizon 2020 energy efficiency...
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Decarbonising the construction industry: Can Europe lead in low carbon buildings and infrastructure?

Buildings & construction are a major driver of energy demand and global CO2 emissions. According to the European Commission, they jointly account for nearly 40% of global CO2 emissions and also 40% of final energy...

The importance of cutting carbon in major infrastructure projects - in addition to the construction and operation of buildings - is increasingly being recognised. Changes to public procurement policies have the potential to make a dramatic...
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Time to act as global energy efficiency progress drops to slowest rate since start of decade

Energy efficiency has tremendous potential to boost economic growth and avoid greenhouse gas emissions, but the global rate of progress is slowing – a trend that has major implications for consumers, businesses and the environment,...
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Europeans’ attitudes on EU enegy policy

Survey requested by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Energy and co-ordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication.

One of the main priorities of Jean-Claude Juncker when he became President of the European Commission was to establish an Energy Union which ensures the clean, secure and affordable supply of energy to all Europeans.   In the course of its...