The Interreg MED 2014-2020 Programme supports the sharing of experiences, knowledge and the improvement of public policies between national, regional and local authorities and other territorial stakeholders from 10 different EU countries and 3 candidate countries. Its innovative architecture is designed to better respond to the needs of project stakeholders, ensuring three levels of impact: - local (“modular projects”) - thematic communities (“horizontal projects”) - common Mediterranean vision (“governance”).
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Post date: 23 Apr 2018
by Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)
Post date: 13 Dec 2017
Alternative proposals on the Energy Efficiency Directive jeopardise European industry and citizens’ energy bills
Coalition for Energy Savings press release, 20 November 2017
Post date: 23 Nov 2017
Intelligent Energy Saving Measures for Municipal housing in Central and Eastern European Countries
Post date: 17 Nov 2017
Hotel or restaurant owner? Want to make your business greener? Check out "Take a Green Step"
If you are looking for tips on how to make your hotel and restaurant more eco-friendly, the
http://www.takeagreenstep.eu is a goldmine of information on how to save resources and attract more clients.
All big changes start with small steps, and Take a Green Step invites you to take your first green steps.
Post date: 3 Nov 2017
The International Energy Agency's Energy Efficiency Market Report 2017 shows that German citizens have had the highest benefit from realised measures for increased energy efficiency. The average expenditures per household were USD 580 (around €500) lower in 2016 compared to 2015. Without energy efficiency measures since 2000 the energy related costs per household would have been 27% higher in 2016.
Post date: 20 Oct 2017
Earthquakes, buildings and green energy: Turkey’s balancing act
While Turkey is well known as a hot and sunny holiday destination, it also faces low temperatures, which means it has both substantial heating and cooling needs for its building stock. The country also lies in one of the world’s most active seismic zones and energy efficiency measures need to be earthquake resistant.
Post date: 18 Oct 2017
This report by the U.S Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) shows that the United States can help curb climate change and cut its greenhouse gas emissions by at least 80% by 2050 with an ambitious, but realistic, increase in clean energy. This reduction can be achieved relying on four key emission reduction strategies:
Post date: 5 Oct 2017
19 September 2017, 10:00 am Brussels Time (CET)
Do you want to know how to improve the energy efficiency of retail buildings? To know more on the available technologies to achieve this? Are you interested in the role of a European project in the development of these technologies, tailor-made for shopping centres? Then, you should watch this webinar!
Post date: 3 Oct 2017