In the past weeks, WBCSD has participated in several events centered around how the building sector is key to reviving the global economy and the importance of reinforcing sustainability going forward.
During the 11th annual World Green Building Week and Climate Week New York, there was an unequivocal consensus among all participating organizations that we need to build our way out of the social and financial crisis provoked by COVID-19, without losing sight of our net-zero targets.
Post date: 10 Nov 2020
The untapped / hidden benefits of environmental policies are huge, this piece of research showcases and places a monetary value on the added benefits to our health, society and the economy that environmental investments and policy linked to energy efficiency can bring.
Post date: 27 Okt 2020
To reduce emissions by at least 55% in 2030 and build the foundations for a climate neutral Europe by 2050, the Renovation Wave aims to renovate 35 million inefficient buildings by 2030.
85-95% of buildings in the EU are expected to still be standing in 2050. Renovating them is essential to reducing emissions and energy use.
Post date: 22 Okt 2020
An unprecedented coalition with the participation of leading organizations from the innovative ecosystem, scientists, and environmentalists have prepared solutions for a green restart of the Bulgarian economy.
Post date: 28 Sep 2020
New report from BPIE – the Buildings Performance Institute Europe - highlights that more than half of EU Member States are six months late to submit their national Long-Term Renovation Strategies (LTRS), a key element of Europe’s strategy to decarbonise the building stock. Of those submitted only one is fully compliant with EU legislation.
Post date: 25 Sep 2020
Join us on the 27th October 2020 (09:30-11:00 CET)
REDay 2020: REGISTER NOW!
Post date: 25 Sep 2020
In the framework of the European Weeks of Regions and Cities on 13 October 2020, the Efficient Buildings Community is organizing the online workshop "Efficient public buildings: How will the Renovation Wave bend around the Mediterranean shore?".
Post date: 23 Sep 2020
€1 BILLION for research & innovation to boost the EU´s green recovery. The European Commission tables €1 billion under Horizon 2020 to respond to the climate crisis, provide more protection to Europe’s biodiversity and habitats under threat, and accelerate a sustainable recovery.
The world is facing unprecedented challenges and Europe is responding with the European Green Deal, an ambitious yet attainable action plan for a systemic transformation towards a climate-neutral continent by 2050.
Post date: 21 Sep 2020
The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) and the European Commission invite you to attend the SET-Plan Online Conference on 23. and 24. November 2020 at 1.30 p.m. on 23 November and at 9.00 a.m. on 24 November.
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Date and Time
Tue, 13 October 2020
08:30 – 13:00 CEST
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1 Place Jourdan - 1040 Brussels
Post date: 25 Aug 2020