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A study from the German Energy Agency-Dena, based on a survey among decision makers of 20 important office building investors and 20 major renters of office areas in Germany has resulted in sustainability and energy efficiency becoming more and more important; yet the main decision criteria are still economic. The investors aim at high building values and low operation costs and high renting demand. These are the main reasons for the energy renovation of their buildings.
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
Type: News

Die Deutsche Energie Agentur (dena) hat Entscheidungsträger von 20 wichtigen Büroimmobilieninvestoren und 20 großen Büroflächenmietern zu den Themen Energieeffizienz, Nutzungsdauern und Sanierungszyklen befragt. Die Ergebnisse zum Stellenwert der Energieeffizienz, zum derzeitigen Bürogebäudebestand und zur energetischen Beschreibung sind in der Studie zusammengefasst.
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

This factsheet highlights the contribution which the real estate and built environment sector makes to society, growth and sustainability in the EU     
Post date: 5 Dec 2016
Type: Publication

Europe’s energy efficiency challenge in buildings mainly concerns the energy efficient refurbishment and investments in its existing buildings. Yet, only 1,2% of Europe’s existing buildings is renovated every year.  
Post date: 10 Nov 2016
Type: Link

  This United Nations Environment Programme Finance Initiative (UNEP FI) investor briefing synthesises practices from real estate leaders on how investors can increase the value of their real estate assets through energy efficiency retrofits.  
Post date: 19 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

Implementing the Paris Climate Agreement: An Action Framework    
Post date: 18 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

Green Buildings aus Sicht der Politik und der Bau- und Wohnungswirtschaft Betriebserfahrungen und Perspektiven von Bestandsquartieren Konzepte, Auslegung und Ergebnisse von neuen Quartieren Unterschiedliche Technologien zur Effizienzsteigerung im Baubereich sowie zur Wärme- und Stromversorgung Praxisberichte sowie Möglichkeit zur Besichtigung des Aktiv-Stadthauses in Frankfurt
Post date: 12 Sep 2016
Type: Event

Klimawandel, Energieunsicherheit und Ressourcenknappheit sind zugleich Risiko und Chance für Immobilieninvestitionen. Um das im letzten Jahr beschlossene globale Klimaabkommen erfolgreich umzusetzen, wird das Engagement des Privat-sektors zur Umsetzung entscheidend sein, allen voran des Immobiliensektors.  
Post date: 7 Sep 2016
Type: Event

La loi Pinel soutient les investisseurs qui souhaitent construire dans le neuf dans le respect des normes BBC2005 (bâtiment basse consommation) et RT2012 (réglementation thermique). L'objectif est de relancer l'immobilier neuf dans le respect de l'environnement.
Post date: 5 Apr 2015
Type: Link

More American cities want to promote investment in building energy efficiency, and fortunately, there are a lot of creative financing mechanisms available. But choosing among them can be a challenge. PACE or on-bill financing? Energy efficiency loans or interest rate buy-downs?IMT and MIT CoLab have recently completed a guide that helps local governments weigh the benefits of different energy efficiency financing strategies. Local Governments' Role in Energy Project Financing runs down all the major financing tools and how they work.
Post date: 9 Apr 2014
Type: Publication