In August 2017, the Joint Research Centre (JRC) released two Technical Reports presenting Level(s), a common EU framework of core indicators for the sustainability of office and residential buildings.
Post date: 24 Aug 2017
On 23 September 2016, Chief executives of 42 major building firms and 6 industry trade associations sent a letter to the European Commission requesting it to set a target for retrofitting all European existing buildings to a Nearly Zero Energy standard by 2050. This letter states that a Nearly Zero Energy building stock would provide opportunities for jobs and economic growth in line with the climate change commitments set in the Paris Agreement.
Post date: 4 Oct 2016