Certification schemes

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Heat Pump KEYMARK

The Heat Pump KEYMARK is a voluntary, independent, European certification mark for all heat pumps, combination heat pumps and heat pump water heaters (as covered by Ecodesign, EU Regulation 813/2013 and 814/2013).   It is based on...
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H2020 project iBROAD kicks off, focusing on individual building renovation roadmaps

iBROAD, the new Horizon 2020 project aiming to explore, design, develop and demonstrate the concept of individual Building Renovation ROADmaps, kicked off  on 3-4 July 2017 in Athens, Greece.   These building renovation...
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QUALICHeCK final report | Compliant and Easily Accessible EPC Input Data

How to get compliant and accessible data for the energy rating calculation of a building - Overview of some existing approaches       The Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) of a building will only be able to...
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QUALICHeCK report | Overview of EPC compliance, and quality issues on the ground

  Overview of Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) compliance, and quality issues on the ground – Summary of all collected data       In this report, QUALICHeCK gives an overview of the building energy...
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QUALICHeCK final report | Source book for improved compliance of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) of buildings

  Practical  experience shows that it is challenging to implement a robust compliance and enforcement framework for Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) for buildings. This QUALICHeCK source book on EPC compliance aims to provide...
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Request 2 Action final webinar: Retrofit action hubs

Maximising the effectiveness and wider use of EU Energy Performance Certificates   The challenges around urban retrofit, in particular the ones faced by private dwellers have long been in debate at EU level...
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Train-to-NZEB: Train-the-trainer course

On 17 May 2017, one day after the media opening ceremony, the Bulgarian BKH (Center of Excellence for Energy Efficiency and RES in Buildings, in the context of the Train-to-NZEB project) will host a train-the-trainer course in Sofia,...
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Commission welcomes agreement on clearer energy efficiency labelling rules

On 21 March 2017, negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council agreed on a revised energy efficiency label and the relevant regulatory framework. The current A+++ to G labels for products will be replaced by a clear and easier to...