awareness raising

Ekonomikas ministrija un Attīstības finanšu institūcija Altum informatīvās kampaņas „Dzīvo siltāk” ietvaros 2017. gada februārī uzsāk semināru ciklu par pieejamo valsts atbalstu energoefektivitātes pasākumu īstenošanai daudzdzīvokļu ēkās.
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Event

Die österreichische Energieagentur hat einen Schulwettbewerb zu den Themen erneuerbare Energie, neue Technologien und Energieeffizienz gestartet. Während die Volksschüler bei einem Mal- und Zeichenwettbewerb ihr Haus der Zukunft kreieren, gestalten die Schüler der Unter- und Oberstufe ihre eigene Zeitung zu den genannten Themen. Der letzte Abgabetermin ist der 7. April 2017, die Gewinner werden am  17. Mai 2017 im Rahmen der 40-Jahres-Feier der Österreichischen Energieagentur prämiert.
Post date: 15 Feb 2017
Type: News

A decarbonisation of Europe’s energy system without a decarbonisation of the heating sector is impossible. Yet, efforts currently under way are too slow. Transforming the heating industry -from research and development to manufacturing, installation and maintenance- requires a gigantic effort by all stakeholders. Due to the distorted prices for energy, current market conditions are not suitable to trigger the necessary change.  
Post date: 3 Feb 2017
Type: News

A decarbonisation of Europe’s energy system without a decarbonisation of the heating sector is impossible. Yet, efforts currently under way are too slow. Transforming the heating industry -from research and development to manufacturing, installation and maintenance- requires a gigantic effort by all stakeholders. Due to the distorted prices for energy, current market conditions are not suitable to trigger the necessary change.  
Post date: 3 Feb 2017
Type: News

The DecarbHeat initiative aims at bringing together the major players of the heating and cooling industry and other major stakeholders. Together they can make the vision of a 100% decarbonised European heating and cooling system a reality. The initiative consists of a the DecarbHeat Industry Pledge and the DecarbHeat Declaration of Support. Both will be formally open for signature at the #DecarbHeat 2017 Forum in Brussels on 11-12 May 2017.    
Post date: 1 Feb 2017
Type: Event

The FISSAC project involves stakeholders at all levels of the construction and demolition value chain to develop a methodology and software platform, to facilitate information exchange, that can support industrial symbiosis networks and replicate pilot schemes at local and regional levels.   The model will be based on three sustainability pillars:
Post date: 13 Jan 2017
Type: Link

  The main objective of the EnerGAware project is to decrease energy consumption and emissions in an affordable housing pilot and increase the affordable housing tenants’ understanding and engagement in energy efficiency. The project will develop and test, in 100 affordable homes, a serious game called "Energy Cat: the House of Tomorrow” that will be linked to the actual energy consumption (smart meter data) of the game user’s home and embedded in social media and networking tools.  
Post date: 22 Dec 2016
Type: Link

The “International Symposium on Energy Efficiency in Buildings”, will take place on February 13-14, 2017 in Ankara in the scope of the project on “Technical Assistance for İmproving Energy Efficiency in Buildings”, which is co-financed by the European Union and the Government of Turkey.  
Post date: 19 Dec 2016
Type: Event

In a new project within the framework of the climate protection initiative, the German Environmental Ministry (BMUB) is funding the education of pupils to become climate advisers. The so-called “Klima-Schülervertreter” (climate pupil agents) shall organise projects for the climate protection with the aim to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of the school. The 3-year project is supported by the BMUB with €830,000 in total. Interested pupils or schools can apply at SV-Bildungswerk.
Post date: 9 Dec 2016
Type: News

On 30 November 2016 the Commission has published a Communication called “Clean Energy for all Europeans”. It includes 3 main goals: Putting energy efficiency first, achieving global leadership in renewable energies and providing a fair deal for consumers. Regarding the latter, the Commission plans to reform the energy market to empower consumers and enable them to be in more control of their choices when it comes to energy.
Post date: 6 Dec 2016
Type: Ask the Experts