EPC - Energy Performance Certificate

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The IDEAL EPBD project has reached its final stage and the project team has developed policy recommendations related to the practical implementation of the EPBD, tapping the potential for energy savings in the residential sector.This newsletter presents the (policy) recommendations based on the findings of an online survey among almost 3000 homeowners in Denmark, England, Finland, Germany and the Netherlands, and in-depth interviews with over 100 homeowners in Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Latvia and Portugal.
Post date: 23 Jan 2012
Type: Publication

To explore factors of influence for home owner’s implementation of energy efficiency measures, in-depth interviews were conducted with individual home owners in 10 European countries.
Post date: 23 Jan 2012
Type: Publication

Post date: 15 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

Post date: 9 Dec 2011
Type: Publication

Information about:EPPC schemeDatabase of expertsHandbooks and other relevant information for experts
Post date: 9 Dec 2011
Type: Link

The “review and research” phase of the REQUEST programme aimed to identify best practices across Europe for increasing the uptake of EPC recommendations and promoting an integrated supply chain for low-carbonrenovation. In total, 95 case studies were identified and analysed – 77 from the REQUEST partner countries and 18 from non-participating countries (EU and beyond). 29 of these were considered best practice. (http://www.building-request.eu/info/review-and-research)
Post date: 15 Nov 2011
Type: Link

The central strategic objectives of the project are to stimulate action on EPC recommendations and to provide a quality standard for low carbon renovation. More information is available in our first EU newsletter .
Post date: 22 Aug 2011
Type: News