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Your guide to Frequently Asked Questions on the Recast of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

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The FAQ document has been produced by eceee as a guide to understanding the recast of the EU Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) which was adopted on 19 May 2010 by the European Parliament and the Council of the European Union. The recast Directive aims at strengthening the energy performance requirements and to clarify and streamline some of the provisions from the 2002 Directive it replaces.

There are many questions that are being asked about the recast EPBD and how different it is from the original Directive. eceee tries to answer the most common ones and this FAQ report will be updated regularly, as eceee is asked more questions about the recently approved recast Directive. Read more