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Post date: 1 Ιουλ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

While the Covid-19 pandemic is still ongoing and the analysis of its impact will require time, the European institutions are discussing the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) and the EU Recover Plan, notably the overall financial size of the package and its funding priorities.  
Post date: 1 Ιουλ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

On 17th June the European Commission hosted the 8th annual meeting of the High-Level Tripartite Strategic Forum of Construction 2020, a 2012 Strategy by the EC to boost the competitiveness of the European construction sector. The meeting gathered online 100 persons from different departments of the EC, national competent ministries and construction sector’s stakeholders.  
Post date: 1 Ιουλ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

Call for proposals now open   Call for proposals   Guidelines   Dates August 31, 2020 – Deadline for submission of abstracts
Post date: 30 Ιουν 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

To date, the implementation of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) varies significantly across European countries in terms of scope, available information and calculation methodologies, hampering their potential to increase trust in and trigger energy saving measures and thus not obvious to reap benefits for the renovation wave across Europe.  
Post date: 30 Ιουν 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

We welcome the EU’s intention to ‘Rebuild Europe’ by accelerating green building renovation to support economic recovery, to support our health, to reduce carbon emissions and improve energy security.   A recent survey of hundreds of central bank and national finance department officials found that retrofitting buildings was one of the top ways to stimulate growth and cut carbon emissions. A review of 35 building retrofit programs found an average of 19 jobs created per €1m investment.
Post date: 30 Ιουν 2020
Type: Publication

CYPETHERM Improvements is a tool for energy audits and analysis of improvement measures in buildings. It has been developed and improved within the H2020 project RenoZEB and released by the company CYPE, partner of the consortium.  
Post date: 30 Ιουν 2020
Type: Tool

The European Union is strengthening its efforts to make its energy systems cleaner and more resilient, reinforcing its global leadership in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new energy policy review by the International Energy Agency.  
Post date: 30 Ιουν 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

Decarb City Pipes 2050 - Transition roadmaps to energy efficient, zero-carbon urban heating and cooling Climate urgency calls on all political levels to act more stringent and faster. This proposal is the first to unite cities across Europe to work out actionable, spatially differentiated transition roadmaps to decarbonise heating and cooling for buildings in 2050, taking up the challenge to phase out natural gas in heating.  
Post date: 29 Ιουν 2020
Type: Σύνδεσμος

This is an updated version of the Analytical Report “Improving the human capital basis” published in 2017. Based on both statistical data and policy analysis, it provides insights and lessons learnt related to the workforce in the construction sector. The data collection for this report was performed before January 2020, before Brexit went into effect. Therefore, this report refers to EU as EU-28 and the United Kingdom is considered as a part of European Union.
Post date: 29 Ιουν 2020
Type: Publication