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This report by UNA-UK addresses the implementation of the climate deal agreed by UN member states in Paris in 2015.   The report is the fifth in a series of major reports on the Paris Agreement on climate change. It is the year that carbon emissions must peak and the year that states’ climate actions agreed under their nationally determined contributions (NDCs) to the Paris Climate Treaty start.  
Post date: 23 Jun 2020
Type: Publication

The European Commission has welcomed the adoption by the European Parliament of the Taxonomy Regulation – a key piece of legislation that will contribute to the European Green Deal by boosting private sector investment in green and sustainable projects.  
Post date: 22 Jun 2020
Type: News

Energy transition: new business models to de-risk investments and kick start the EU building renovation wave
Post date: 19 Jun 2020
Type: News

Why are COVID-19 stimulus packages important for a green transformation of the construction sector?     How can COVID-19 stimulus packages balance between building new and improving the old?   What role should material efficiency play in post-COVID construction projects?  
Post date: 18 Jun 2020
Type: Event

Date: 25 June, 2020 Start: 2.30pm GMT / 3.30pm CEST / 4.30pm EEST   -  Duration: 1½ hours  
Post date: 17 Jun 2020
Type: Event

27 European heads of state are discussing the Commission’s proposal for a €1.85 trillion COVID-19 recovery budget. It is a huge sum: €1.1 trillion from the member states themselves and €750 billion to be borrowed on the capital markets. But it is dwarfed by something which is all around us and which we take for granted: buildings.  
Post date: 17 Jun 2020
Type: News

This report presents a comparison of 8 scenarios achieving more than 50% reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990, and 16 scenarios aiming at climate neutrality by 2050, similar with the ambitions of the “European Green Deal”. This report summarises insights into similar and diverging elements of the scenarios on how the EU energy system may change by 2030 and by 2050, compared to today.
Post date: 17 Jun 2020
Type: Publication

Energy-efficient buildings have the potential to play a key role in EU energy transition. In the United States, several energy utilities have recently piloted and launched buildings Pay-for-Performance (P4P) programmes making use of possibilities offered by energy metering technologies that provide greater certainty over energy savings and drive improved performance.  
Post date: 16 Jun 2020
Type: Publication

17 June 2020 City Focus: Local Leaders on the Front Lines of the Heating and Cooling Revolution 14:30-16:45 Online | Zoom   This webinar is a joint effort as replacement of the Celsius summit  and the Euroheat & Power  conference, showcasing local leadership and sharing inspiring stories from cities all over Europe.   
Post date: 10 Jun 2020
Type: Event

 AEE – INTEC, eurac research, Fraunhofer ISE, ATP sustain, Bouygues, SKANSKA SE, Moretti, 3i, Köhler & Meinzer organize a webinar with the title:   CRAVEzero - Cost Reduction and market Acceleration for Viable nearly zero-Energy buildings Presentation and discussion of the results from the Horizon 2020 project "CRAVEzero.eu“   Wednesday, 24. June 2020
Post date: 10 Jun 2020
Type: Event