Local/regional/national authorities and facilitators

The 3rd edition of the unique community-building and networking event on energy efficiency in Central and Eastern Europe – The Central & Eastern European Energy Efficiency Forum (C4E Forum) will take place between 3-6 June 2020, in one of the most beautiful and peaceful mountain resorts in Romania, called Poiana Brasov.  
Post date: 21 Nov 2019
Type: Event

Over the years, the CA EPBD has been collecting a wealth of information useful to EPBD national policy experts and other stakeholders. The most recent key public outputs of the CA EPBD are now gathered in the present database of publications, which will be regularly updated to reflect further developments.   The contents in this database are structured around Countries/Regions and Themes.  
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Link

Vision and Mission The European Alliance to Save Energy (EU-ASE) was established at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP16) in December 2010. Our members and partners include some of Europe’s leading multinational companies, a prominent cross-party group of European politicians and energy efficiency campaigners from across Europe.  
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Link

The European Energy Research Alliance (EERA) is an association of European public research centres and universities active in low-carbon energy research. Bringing together more than 250 organisations and around 50,000 researchers from 30 countries, EERA represents Europe’s largest energy research community.   EERA’S MISSION EERA’s official mission is to catalyze European energy research for achieving the Paris Agreement target:  
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Link

Under the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), all EU countries have established independent energy performance certification systems supported by independent mechanisms of control and verification. However, current practices and tools of energy performance assessment and certification applied across Europe face a number of challenges.
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: News

Une journée entière consacrée à l'innovation au service du bâti.   Nous sommes ravis de vous informer de la toute première édition de la Conférence Construction de GreenWin, le 12 décembre 2019, au CSTC de Limelette.   Cette journée, consacrée à la Construction 4.0, est organisée en partenariat avec l’AdN DigitalWallonia.be, la CCW et le CSTC, Build4Wal et bénéficie d'un comité organisateur représentatif des divers métiers de la Construction.  
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Event

The Commission proposed to establish a research & innovation partnership on ‘People-centric Sustainable Built Environment’ (#Built4People), to be implemented under the Horizon Europe programme (2021-2027).  
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Event

With the increasing amount of data to monitor buildings, it becomes crucial to offer tools that help managers in taking the best decisions to better control the energy of their buildings, and to involve all actors in reducing their environmental impact.  
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Tool

Building on its climate change mitigation policies and greenhouse gas emissions reductions over recent decades, the EU aims to become the world's first climate-neutral economy. Achieving climate neutrality will help Europe contribute to the Paris Agreement objectives of limiting global temperature increase to well below 2˚ C above pre-industrial levels and pursuing efforts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5˚ C, but will require substantial change across Europe.
Post date: 20 Nov 2019
Type: Publication

This article illustrates how the implementation of the EPBD in the UK has interacted with the CEN EPBD-related standards. The focus is on the UK story, but the some of the opinions and perspectives reflect discussions with technical advisors and civil servants in other countries. I was quite close to some of the decisions and the reasoning behind them but more distant from others. So, some of the views expressed are inferences, sometimes from 15 or so years ago.
Post date: 19 Nov 2019
Type: Publication