2017 is the tenth anniversary of SET Plan, the European Strategic Energy Technology Plan that aims to accelerate the development and deployment of low-carbon technologies. This conference will review the progress achieved over the past decade in the transition to a low carbon, innovative energy future and the SET Plan's key role as the technology pillar of EU's energy research and innovation policy.
Post date: 25 Oct 2017
The next EU Energy Day will take place on 16 November 2017 at the Kunstmuseum, in Bonn, Germany, as part of the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference.
The event will bring together energy policy-makers and industry representatives to discuss the economic aspects of the clean energy transition.
Post date: 17 Oct 2017
Discover the latest innovations in eco-materials for healthy low carbon construction
at the next ISOBIO workshop, hosted by Acciona Construcción on 21 November in Madrid.
Post date: 3 Oct 2017
A Roadmap for Retrofits in Canada: Charting a path forward for large buildings
This report by Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC)’s demonstrates the critical role that existing buildings play in realising Canada’s low carbon future. The document aims to empower government and industry with recommendations that drive uptake in building retrofits, introduce a carbon perspective on building performance, and enable the growth of Canada’s clean economy.
Findings include (among others):
Post date: 29 Sep 2017
"Low carbon energy transition? Together it is possible"
This two-day event, which will take place on 19 and 20 October 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic, gives energy stakeholders from government, research, NGOs and business from more than 10 countries of Central and Eastern Europe the opportunity to collaborate towards sustainability.
Post date: 11 Sep 2017
EMPOWERING is a project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme which contributes to the shift of seven EU regions toward low-carbon society by enhancing the capacities of municipalities and regional representatives to shape integrated energy strategies and plans. The project contributes to bridge the gap of skills needed to plan energy measures in the new 2030 framework for Climate and Energy Policy in terms of GHG emission reduction, renewable energy and energy efficiency.
Post date: 17 Aug 2017
The Interreg North-West Europe (NWE) ACE-Retrofitting project (Accelerating Condominium Energy Retrofitting) aims to facilitate the implementation of low-carbon, energy and climate protection strategies to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in NWE.
Post date: 14 Aug 2017
Transition strategies for delivering low carbon district heat
HeatNet will address the challenge of reducing CO₂ emissions in North West Europe (NWE) by creating an integrated transnational NWE approach to the supply of renewable and low carbon heat (incl. waste heat) to residential and commercial buildings, developed and tested in 6 local district heating and cooling networks (DHC) in UK, Ireland, Belgium, France, and the Netherlands.
Post date: 11 Aug 2017
On Tuesday 6 June 2017, the International Energy Agency released its latest report on Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP 2017), mapping major transformations in the field over the next decades.
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Catalysing Energy Technology Transformations
The 2017 edition of the International Energy Agency (IEA)’s Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP 2017), focuses on the opportunities and challenges of scaling and accelerating the deployment of clean energy technologies.
Post date: 8 Jun 2017