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Post date: 6 May 2010
Type: Tool

The EPBD requires Member States to define building energy performance requirements... but did the Member States take this opportunity to strengthen their existing legislation? Member States are free to define their calculation methods and their requirements... Is it therefore possible to compare requirements across Europe? If yes, are the requirements from one country more severe than those of neighbouring countries?
Post date: 5 May 2010
Type: News

Günther Oettinger, Commissioner responsible for energy said: "The Covenant of Mayors has become a key element of the EU sustainable energy policy. Regions and cities are demonstrating that climate mitigation is one of the best economic recovery strategies. Investment into the reduction of CO2 emissions and energy efficiency creates jobs which by their nature cannot be delocalised."
Post date: 5 May 2010
Type: News

REQUEST facilitates this by providing national and regional agencies across the EU with a set of tried and tested tools and techniques which they can use together in different, but structured, ways to promote: an integrated customer journey that leads from certification to low carbon action and an integrated supply chain with mutual recognition of the roles of the various disciplines involved. The contract of the project has just been signed.
Post date: 4 May 2010
Type: News

Information paper P196 of the European Project ASIEPI
Post date: 4 May 2010
Type: Publication

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Post date: 3 May 2010
Type: News

It is expected that many countries will between 2015 and 2020 have regulations imposing requirements for new buildings which are near-zero energy targets. This has major consequences:Such strategies will for most climates automatically lead to specific attention to building airtightness, including large scale measurements, challenges in terms of design and execution, quality issues, long term performances, ... This is a tremendous challenge.
Post date: 3 May 2010
Type: News

The re-building of “Green” embassies started in the 1990’s. Per President Obama’s Green initiatives:
Post date: 3 May 2010
Type: News

Information paper P193 of the European Project ASIEPI
Post date: 2 May 2010
Type: Publication

Information Paper P195 of the European Project ASIEPI.
Post date: 29 Apr 2010
Type: Publication