residential buildings / dwellings

European legislation on buildings (EPBD) and energy efficiency (EED) requires European member states to develop strategies on how to progressively transform their national building stocks into an energy performing and climate neutral built environment. Very low or ‘nearly Zero-Energy Buildings’ will become mandatory for all new constructions from 2020 onwards.
Post date: 16 Nov 2012
Type: News

It is obligatory to undertake specialised training, in order to become an energy certificate assessor of buildings in Slovenia. After the training, potential assessors must also pass a national exam.  
Post date: 16 Oct 2012
Type: Link

This training programme is offered by the Croatian Chamber of Mechanical Engineers and consists of 2 modules. Module 1 is for those wishing to perform energy certifications of buildings with simple technical systems, while Module 2 (in addition to Module 1) must be attended by those wishing to be authorised for certification of buildings with complex technical systems.
Post date: 16 Oct 2012
Type: Link

These training courses will prepare the participants to take the mandatory exam that will enable them to issue EPCs in accordance with the BRL9500 assesment guideline. For more information on available courses, please follow this link.
Post date: 11 Oct 2012
Type: Link

The French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME) provides this training course to enable participants to conduct energy audits in buildings with simple energy systems (detached houses, apartments etc.) according to its specifications.   For more information, please visit the relevant section of the ADEME website.
Post date: 3 Oct 2012
Type: Link