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The agenda of the 2 days and the presentations are available on the DG Regional Policy website here.This presentation comes from:  Session 2 – Financial instruments for energy efficiency investments (Chair: Antonio Goncalves, Acting Head of Unit, DG REGIO)Workshop and Conference on Energy Efficiency 
Post date: 22 Feb 2012
Type: Publication

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Post date: 6 Feb 2012
Type: News

If this is the case, the Sustainable Energy Europe Awards are made for you. Launched by the European Commission in 2005, they provide an invaluable opportunity to highlight the successes of the most outstanding and innovative projects in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy.As a stakeholder directly involved in the buildings sector, we invite you to participate in the “LIVING” category which gathers projects that aim to make buildings more energy-efficient or that incorporate the on-site generation of renewable energy.
Post date: 31 Jan 2012
Type: News

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Post date: 7 Dec 2011
Type: News

On 23 November 2011, two joint procurement agreements (JPAs) entered into force. The first JPA concerns the procurement of common auction platforms that will be used by 24 Member States, accounting for some 60% of the allowances to be auctioned. The second JPA concerns the procurement of an auction monitor that will survey the auctions conducted on all auction platforms. These JPAs lay down the rules under which the Commission and Member States will conduct the joint procurement procedures.
Post date: 30 Nov 2011
Type: News

The Renewable Energy Directive (2009/28/EC) had to be implemented by Member States by 5 December 2010. However, France and the Czech Republic have not yet informed the Commission of the full transposition of the directive into their national legislation. The timely transposition of EU legislation is a priority for the Commission, especially since unnecessary delays in implementing may jeopardize the achievement of the EU renewable energy objective. France and the Czech Republic have not yet fully transposed the requirements of the Renewable legislation including:
Post date: 30 Nov 2011
Type: News

The Energy-efficient Buildings (EeB) Public Private Partnership (PPP) is a joint initiative of the European Commission and the private sector to promote research on new methods and technologies to reduce the energy footprint and CO2 emissions related to new and renovated buildings across Europe.
Post date: 6 Sep 2011
Type: Publication
Post date: 14 Mar 2011
Type: News