renewable sources

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The website of the Renovate Europe Campaign presents a huge number of building renovation best practices across Europe. The scope is to provide a set of exemplary case studies to be further replicated in order to boost the building renovation rates among the EU Member States towards the reduction of 80% of energy demand by 2050.  
Post date: 28 Jul 2020
Type: Tool

Set up under the revised EU Emissions Trading System Directive, the Modernisation Fund will allocate around EUR 14 billion from the auctioning of allowances from the EU Emissions Trading System for the period 2021-2030, depending on the carbon price. Every beneficiary Member State has its own share of allowances to be used under the Modernisation Fund, as determined by the revised EU Emissions Trading System Directive.  
Post date: 27 Jul 2020
Type: News

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.  
Post date: 29 Jun 2020
Type: Event

The Global Renewables Outlook shows the path to create a sustainable future energy system. This flagship report highlights climate-safe investment options until 2050, the policy framework needed for the transition and the challenges faced by different regions. As the world seeks durable economic solutions, accelerated uptake of renewables promises to drive sustainable development, boost well-being and create tens of millions of new jobs.  
Post date: 1 Jun 2020
Type: Publication

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   Annoucement: In light of the worldwide spread of COVID-19, the conference organizing committee has decided to postpone the conference to August 4-6 for the safety and health of all the participants. We apologize for the inconvenience this may have caused to you.  
Post date: 25 May 2020
Type: Event

The country’s solar industry is collecting signatures and writing incendiary letters to politicians to finally abolish the solar cap and thus save thousands of jobs.   According to the latest survey results of the German Solar Industry Association (BSW), the industry’s business expectation index has halved in just three months, and that’s not even due to the coronavirus.  
Post date: 20 May 2020
Type: News

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.  
Post date: 12 May 2020
Type: Event

Due to global Co-Vid19 pandemic, there is a remote presentation option foreseen for this event.   The Eight European Conference on Renewable Energy Systems (ECRES2020). The event is going to be organized in Istanbul / Turkey on 24-25 August 2020. Several universities and research centers from all over the world supports the event technically.  
Post date: 8 May 2020
Type: Event

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.  
Post date: 27 Apr 2020
Type: Event

When the new grammar school building was erected in Diedorf, an ‘integrated design process’ was applied, demonstrating that it is possible to plan innovatively and sustainably and still ensure that available resources are used economically and sparingly throughout the entire life cycle of a building.  
Post date: 17 Apr 2020
Type: Case