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BPIE August newsletter is out!

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Contents are the following:


Focus on: EU building policy


  • A Guidebook to European Building Policy: Key legislation and initiatives



  • Bringing buildings back to reach zero-carbon by 2050
  • The H2020 project X-tendo responds to the Energy Performance Certificates harmonisation challenge by developing and testing 10 innovative features for the next generation of EPCs
  • The 10 Energy Performance Certificates features developed by X-tendo are being tested against four cross-cutting criteria 
  • [Report] New research identifies barriers to prioritising energy demand reduction in energy system planning in the EU
  • Free EUCalc MOOC now available on edX! Learn how to use the #EUCalc Pathway Finder to a low carbon EU-Society
  • On-bill schemes in Lithuania, Italy, Spain and Germany: insights from the RenOnBill national workshops 

Read the newsletter here!


Thought leadership


Where to find us


  • Virtual Regional Technical Expert Meetings on Mitigation, 27 August | 10:00 – 11:30 CEST
  • [Webinar] Green Recovery in Spain and Italy: Accelerating Home Renovation after COVID, 22 September | 15:00 - 16:00
  • World Green Building Week (21 – 25 September 2020)
  • X-tendo workshop: Towards the next generation energy performance certificates, October 1 | 13:30 - 16:00 CEST, online
  • World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED) 2021, 24-26 February 2021, Wels (Austria)