Legislation, regulations, standards

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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 Οκτ 2020
Type: Publication

The European Commission launched a renovation wave and a “new European Bauhaus” on Wednesday (14 October), aiming to rally popular support behind plans to cut emissions from buildings and reduce energy bills.  
Post date: 22 Οκτ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

By starting local and scaling up, data can be the greatest ally of Europe’s upcoming renovation wave, writes Cristina Gamboa.   The COVID-19 wake-up call has shifted EU sustainability policy from ambition to action. We have seen decision-makers strive for recovery packages that can both deliver on climate goals and rescue turbulent economies. The EU had already set much of this in motion with its Green Deal and target-based climate law.  
Post date: 22 Οκτ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

Europe’s building stock is both unique and heterogeneous in its expression of the cultural diversity and history of our continent. But not surprisingly, it is also old and changes very slowly. More than 220 million building units, representing 85% of the EU’s building stock, were built before 2001. 85-95% of the buildings that exist today will still be standing in 2050.  
Post date: 22 Οκτ 2020
Type: Publication

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 Οκτ 2020
Type: Publication

The 3rd International Conference on “Housing” addresses all the aspects of housing aiming to discuss housing issues from different perspectives and research areas.  
Post date: 21 Οκτ 2020
Type: Συμβάν

Call for Papers - Abstract Submission Deadline : 9 November 2020   SPACE Studies of Planning and Architecture invites researchers, policymakers and social partners to share their knowledge from their fields of expertise according to the topics of the Conference.   TOPICS  
Post date: 21 Οκτ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

Webinar 8 – Example calculations with the set of EPB standards – (2) Energy needs combined with specific systems (12h00 – 13h30 – 20th October 2020)
Post date: 21 Οκτ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

Within the eCentral project, which aims to enhance the energy efficiency of public buildings by supporting public authorities to define efficient renovation measures and financial instruments, a survey on these topics has been launced in order to understand the level of knowledge of these instruments from public administrations (e.g. owners) and from practitioners.
Post date: 20 Οκτ 2020
Type: Ειδήσεις

From rules to reality: the implementation of the Electricity Market Design as driver for demand-side flexibility?   smartEn Symposium   17 November (9.30 – 11.00)   The EU Electricity Regulation and Directive provide the basis for an ambitious European Green Deal and Green Recovery in the energy sector.  
Post date: 20 Οκτ 2020
Type: Συμβάν