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Dutch Energiesprong rolls out in other EU countries

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The aim of the innovative Dutch Energiesprong housing refurbishment approach is to stimulate mass uptake of net-zero energy refurbishments of domestic properties. Kick-started in the Netherlands, the programme has already delivered over 500 net-zero energy refurbishments as part of a 111,000 volume deal between housing associations and industry.


Recently the European Commission announced €3.6 million of Horizon 2020 grant funding for the next three years to roll out the Energiesprong housing refurbishment approach in the UK and France, using the social housing sector as a catalyst. 


This will be achieved by:


  • stimulating increased demand for net-zero energy refurbishment solutions;
  • improving the regulatory and financing conditions for such solutions;
  • mobilising the construction sector to revolutionise its existing retrofit building processes through the development of stronger supply chain integration, product-focused collaboration and industry-led innovation. 


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