Campaigning and awareness raising

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The resolution on “Energy supply and energy efficiency at local and regional level: promoting energy transition”, expects local and regional authorities to play a decisive part in this energy transition and puts forward recommendations to strengthen their role in the process. Joining the Covenant of Mayors is one of them, “irrespective of the country concerned”.To read the complete article, please click here.
Post date: 28 Dec 2011
Type: News

These cities are implementing and testing today the strategies for the city of tomorrow. The first step was a continuous dialogue between the local authorities, the state and its partners, that allowed the setting up of transversal strategies for urban sustainable development.Concretely it has resulted in 93 projects that have just been accepted by the Ministry, covering 3 major issues:
Post date: 22 Dec 2011
Type: News

"Die Zahlen sprechen eine deutliche Sprache: Der Gebäudebestand in Deutschland muss dringend saniert werden. Umso wichtiger ist es, dass sich morgen der Vermittlungsausschuss zwischen Bundesrat und Bundestag auf die steuerliche Absetzbarkeit energetischer Sanierungen verständigt", erklärte Stephan Kohler, Vorsitzender der dena-Geschäftsführung und Sprecher der Allianz für Gebäude-Energie-Effizienz (geea). "Wer für die steuerliche Absetzbarkeit energetischer Sanierungen stimmt, entscheidet sich langfristig für mehr Einnahmen in den Länderkassen.
Post date: 22 Dec 2011
Type: News

It tackles obstacles to intelligent patterns of energy use by:
Post date: 19 Dec 2011
Type: Link

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Post date: 15 Dec 2011
Type: Event

Home Building Skills 2020 is a joint initiative between NHBC, Zero Carbon Hub and ConstructionSkills, supported by the Home Builders Federation. It was set up in 2009 to investigate the likely changes affecting the new homes industry and to advise on how the various professional, trade and technical roles should prepare in terms of training and qualifications.
Post date: 14 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

Post date: 13 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

The present report summarises the results of research on existing methodologies and tools for SEAP elaboration and CO2 emissions inventories at local level  and is divided in two parts:existing methodologies and tools for SEAP elaboration (part I), and; CO2 emissions inventories at local level (part II). 
Post date: 13 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

Die Bundeskanzlerin: "Dieses Haus zeigt, was heute schon möglich ist. Hier wird energieeffizientes Bauen intelligent mit innovativer Mobilität verknüpft. Energieeffiziente Gebäude und Elektromobilität sind wichtige Grundpfeiler für die beschleunigte Umsetzung unseres Energiekonzepts. In beiden Bereichen steckt noch viel Potenzial. Ich freue mich, dass wir hier wegweisende Innovationen in der Praxis testen."
Post date: 13 Dec 2011
Type: News

The Federal Chancellor said: "This house shows what is already possible today. It links energy-efficient building with innovative mobility in an intelligent manner. Energy-efficient buildings and electric mobility are major keystones for speeding up the implementation of our energy strategy. There is still a lot of potential in both sectors. I am delighted that we are testing ground-breaking innovations in everyday conditions here."
Post date: 13 Dec 2011
Type: News