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AIVC September 2019 Newsletter

This issue of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre’s (AIVC) newsletter provides an overview of the centre’s latest achievements and initiatives i.e. information on past and future events, new publications, feedback on on-going AIVC projects...

The Basque Country receives 1.7 million from the EU for two pilot projects of urban regeneration in the neighbourhoods of Txonta (Eibar) and Otxarkoaga (Bilbao)

The European Commission has taken note of the urban regeneration plans of the Basque Country and has decided to contribute 1.7 million Euros to the Opengela project.   This concerns a novel concept of neighbourhood offices in two places which have...

Energy Efficiency Self-Assessment in Buildings – Application Note

This guide, published by the European Copper Institute, presents a simple methodology for assessing the energy consumption of a building and identifying cost effective opportunities to improve energy efficiency, reduce operating costs, and...

Evaluation of IEE II support for buildings

The EU’s Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) Programme supported projects which sought to overcome non-technical barriers to the uptake, implementation and replication of innovative sustainable energy solutions.   The IEE...

Green Homes & Mortgages: a Toolkit for Residential Investors and Developers

Supporting the creation of Green Homes through a credible, cost-effective certification program represents an opportunity for residential investors & developers to differentiate the quality and environmental performance of their...

IEA - EBC Programme - Annual Report 2016

This report presents an overview of the main activities of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Implementing Agreement on Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC) Programme. It includes summaries of new, ongoing and recently completed...

Promoting healthy and energy efficient buildings in the European Union: JRC Science for Policy report

Promoting healthy and energy efficient buildings in the European Union: National implementation of related requirements of the Energy Performance Buildings Directive (2010/31/EU)   EU Member States have been developing...

Impact assessment of the revised energy performance of buildings Directive - Commission Staff Working Document

  This Staff Working Document contains the Impact Assessment of the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) and accompanies the Proposal for a revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, which is included in the...

Evaluation of Directive 2010/31/EU on the energy performance of buildings - Commission Staff Working Document

  Accompanying the document Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2010/31/EU on the energy performance of buildings     This Staff Working Document, evaluating the...

European Commission: Proposal for a revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

This European Commission proposal for a revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) puts into practice the key element of the Energy Union: "Energy efficiency first!" The proposal is part of EC's new Clean Energy package,...