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6th CA EED Plenary Meeting – Berlin, March 2020

CA-EED Plenary Meeting will be taking place from 18th - 19th March 2020 in Berlin, Germany   For more information, please follow this link:   EED - Overview   Directive 2012/27/EU on Energy Efficiency...

Covenant of Mayors Ceremony / European Climate Pact Citizens' Dialogue

Date and Time

Wed, 4 March 2020

09:00 – 17:30 CET

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Committee of the Regions (morning) & European Parliament (afternoon)


In the morning and early afternoon, a fantastic occasion to take stock of Covenant cities' achievements.   In the afternoon, a lively Citizens’ Dialogue together with youth and local authorities, to engage...

Teaming up for transformation: improving municipal energy management for integrated climate action

Join us in the project final conference and award ceremony under the title ‘Teaming up for transformation: improving municipal energy management for integrated climate action’ on 18 June 2020 in Berlin (Germany). Representatives from...

IEA EBC 5th Expert Meeting - Venice

March 31 – April 2, 2020 University of Venice Venice Italy   The EBC Research Programme   Approximately one third of primary energy is consumed in non-industrial buildings such as dwellings, offices,...


ProjectZero is the vision for creating a ZEROcarbon future for the city Sonderborg in southern Denmark by 2029 based on sustainable growth and with many new green jobs as a result.   The ProjectZero concept is based on...

Long-term renovation strategies and local building renovation initiatives: case studies from 8 countries

Long-term renovation strategies (LTRS), developed at national level, go hand-in-hand with local building renovation initiatives. This factsheet maps the governance structure, status quo of the process,...

Long-term renovation strategies are a requirement of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) for all member states. BPIE and national Green Building Councils for the H2020 project Build Upon2 published 8 factsheets discussing...

A new platform for smarter energy performance contracts for Europe

 Innovative solutions for building owners and investors through the active control of smart buildings will be tested in Portugal and Belgium.

A new concept for adding flexibility in the Energy Performance Contracting model is currently being developed at a European level. This approach aims to support building owners and investors by promoting comfort and energy-cost savings...

Vision and strategic workstreams for a decarbonised Belgium by 2050

Input to the Belgian long-term strategy

This report aims to identify key orientations for the establishment of long-term decarbonisation strategy for Belgium. It draws on a wide range of quantitative and qualitative analyses, policy documents and scenario modelling for 2050.  ...