energy use

The Commission is in the process of updating some of the content on this website in light of the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union. If the site contains content that does not yet reflect the withdrawal of the United Kingdom, it is unintentional and will be addressed.

The function of ECBCS is to undertake research and provide an international focus for building energy efficiency. Tasks are undertaken through a series of annexes that are directed at energy saving technologies and activities that support their application in practice. Results are also used in the formulation of international and national energy conservation policies and standards.To read more about the ECBCS, please click here to go to the ECBCS website.
Post date: 20 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

Under the agreement between the two organisations, British Gas will use a unit in BRE’s Victorian terrace demonstration project – Integer House – to analyse how users interact with home energy control systems and smart meters. The utility will build an ‘operations room’ in the Victorian terrace to a high level of thermal efficiency, where it will showcase and test products and technologies like internal and external insulation, smart meters, electric vehicle charging points and solar photovoltaics.
Post date: 27 Sep 2011
Type: News

Post date: 12 Jul 2011
Type: News

Flyer of the FP7 supported project EnPROVE.
Post date: 5 Jun 2011
Type: Publication

The English version of the recast of the Directive 2010/30/EU on the indication by labelling and standard product information of the consumption of energy and other resources by energy-related products, as published in the Official Journal of the EU on 19 May 2010.  
Post date: 18 Jun 2010
Type: Publication

Post date: 11 Jun 2010
Type: Tool