STRATEGO (“Multi level actions for enhanced Heating and Cooling plans – STRATEGO”) is a European co-funded project developed in the framework of the Intelligent Energy Europe Programme with the overall aim to support local and national authorities in the implementation of more efficient heating and cooling solutions.    More specifically, the purpose of the project was to:  
Post date: 16 Dec 2016
Type: Link

  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

A LIFE-line for 144 innovative projects investing for a better environment and climate action.     In November 2016, the European Commission has approved an investment package of €222.7 million from the EU budget to support Europe's transition to a more sustainable and low-carbon future. The EU funding will spur additional investments leading to a total of €398.6 million to be invested into 144 new projects in 23 Member States.  
Post date: 4 Nov 2016
Type: News

This report has been developed with two independent investigations: a survey market analysis among real estate agents  an assessment of a regression study on EPC price surpluses   Therefore, conclusions have been made in these two areas. First area: the results of the real estate agent`s survey provides significant recommendations on how to increase the impact of EPCs on property values and how to overcome obstacles in the wider use of EPCs across the EU.
Post date: 28 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

The impact of energy performance certificates on property values and nearly zero-energy buildings – an analysis for professionals and users   This report, released within the framework of the EU funded project ZEBRA2020, is the result of two independent investigations: a survey among real estate agents and an assessment of energy performance certificates (EPCs) price surpluses.  
Post date: 27 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

In the context of the U.N. Habitat III conference that took place from 17 to 20 October 2016 in Quito, Ecuador, the European Commission has presented three commitments to meet the New Urban Agenda's global objectives. The Agenda, adopted at the conference, contains guidelines to make cities all over the world more inclusive, green, safe and prosperous.
Post date: 21 Oct 2016
Type: News

The FROnT manual of good practices provides guidance for policy makers establishing successful support schemes for renewable heating and cooling. It does so in order to help them effectively deliver competitive, affordable, and sustainable solutions for consumers at the national level.
Post date: 20 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

  On 29 September 2016, the European Commission (EC) requested Estonia and Poland to ensure the full transposition of the Energy Efficiency Directive (Directive 2012/27/EU).  
Post date: 3 Oct 2016
Type: News

Energy Efficiency Policies in Europe - Analysis of National Energy Efficiency Action Plans and Policies in EU Member States 2014  
Post date: 18 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

On 11 July 2016, the European Commission adopted two new "ready-to-use" financial instruments for European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds investments, to ease access to funding for young businesses and urban development project promoters.  
Post date: 8 Aug 2016
Type: News