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Low-carbon heating and cooling strategies for Europe - Final Publishable Report of the EU-funded project STRATEGO April 2014 - November 2016   This report, released in the framework of the Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) Stratego research project, provides answers to the following questions:   
Post date: 16 Dec 2016
Type: Publication

In 2017, the Energy Cities Conference will be hosted from 26 to 28 April by the German city of Stuttgart, well-known for its industrial activity as well as for its foresighted climate and energy policy. In a region which can be considered the birthplace of the German energy transition (Energiewende), Stuttgart will serve as a learning place on the societal, cultural, economic and technological shifts that come with the energy transition in Europe.  
Post date: 14 Dec 2016
Type: Event

  On 22 November 2016, the European Commission set out a strategic approach for achieving sustainable development in Europe and around the world.  
Post date: 24 Nov 2016
Type: News

This Staff Working Document of the European Commission gives an overview of key existing European initiatives related to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. It summarises for each of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) what the main actions are that the European Union is undertaking in terms of both domestically oriented and exte
Post date: 24 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE AND THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS - COM(2016) 739 final    
Post date: 24 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

  In the European Union, market information related to the building sector is presently incomplete and fragmented, making a reliable pan-European overview challenging. Building Market Brief (BMB) is a Climate-KIC initiative within the Building Technologies Accelerator (BTA) flagship, which aims at collecting and generating insights on the building sector to foster low-carbon investment.  
Post date: 11 Nov 2016
Type: Link

Joint solutions for a sustainable planet    
Post date: 7 Nov 2016
Type: Event

This report, released by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), aims to provide an up-to-date scientific assessment of the global progress towards the emissions reductions required to be on track to meet the long-term goal of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).
Post date: 4 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

District energy in cities - Unlocking the potential of energy efficiency and renewable energy  
Post date: 21 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

A new report, prepared by the Association for the Conservation of Energy (ACE) and the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP), presents a worrying picture of the UK’s prospects for achieving its carbon targets in the building sector.  
Post date: 12 Oct 2016
Type: News