energy buildings performance; energy efficiency; ecolabels; energy poverty; hotels

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The H2020 REVALUE project has finished. Over the past 4 years, the project partners researched the relation between the value of residential real estate and its energy efficiency.  A greater awareness of what investments could improve both a property’s energy efficiency and its value would help to build a business case that could accelerate energy efficiency improvements in Europe´s housing stock. Much of Europe’s housing stock is currently both aged and energy inefficient.
Post date: 12 Sep 2018
Type: News

On Thursday 13th of September, the European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre will hold a workshop in Bulgaria on the topic of Resource efficiency in the tourism sector.
Post date: 30 Aug 2018
Type: Event

The STUNNING Renovation Hub, a virtual platform for the interactive knowledge exchange in energy-efficient building renovation, was launched by the EU-funded, Horizon 2020 project STUNNING in September 2018. It enables stakeholders throughout the value chain to share knowledge and experiences with each other through articles on their innovative refurbishment packages, replicable business models and case studies on their successful implementation.
Post date: 27 Aug 2018
Type: News

The UN Environment Programme (UN Environment) is supporting the Belgrade public authorities to improve energy efficiency of buildings and associated energy systems, as part of its role in the Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA) and District Energy in Cities (DES) Initiative under the Sustainable Energy for all (SE4ALL) Initiative. To support this undertaking, this report by BPIE outlines the renovation potential and approaches to increasing renovation activities in Belgrade.
Post date: 15 Jun 2018
Type: Publication

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Post date: 7 Jun 2018
Type: Case

At the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) - Networking Village, 22 June from 09:00-12:30, the following three projects will present three models for reducing the energy efficiency gap in a friendly competition:   ReValue - www.revalue-project.eu - by project leader Mr. Rolf Baastianssen
Post date: 15 Jun 2017
Type: Event

The OPERE project has published the Layman Report. This document includes all the basic information from the whole OPERE project on energy efficiency and presents the background, objectives, actions and achievements of the project in a simple and comprehensible way.  The publication includes the results obtained over the three years of the project, which are derived from the development of the phases of the project and have been carried out by all the agents involved in the OPERE project .  
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

The project consists of an energy refurbishment in a social housing block containing 30 dwellings built between the 1950’s and 60’s and located in the neighborhood of Zaramaga in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain.
Post date: 2 Mar 2017
Type: Case