Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

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Energy efficiency measures in schools to help children grow as future leaders of energy transition

Implementation of energy efficiency measures in schools and kindergartens, besides leading to energy savings and reduction of environmental pollution, would also improve the conditions in which children spend much of their time. More so,...
Publication

Energy Efficient Scotland: the route map

This route map for the Energy Efficient Scotland programme sets out the journey national homes, businesses and public buildings will take to become more energy efficient.

Scottish Ministers designated energy efficiency as a national infrastructure priority in 2015, recognising the many benefits delivered by improving the energy performance of our buildings. The Programme Energy Efficient...
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Webinar on new EPBD tools to trigger renovations: building renovation passports and better access to financing

This webinar took place 11 December.

The webinar recording is availabre here and the presentation here.

The countdown to transpose the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) has started!   Member States have until March 2020 to translate into national law all the new requirements from the EU energy...
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Finance and investment challenges presented in the 8th edition of Renovate Europe’s REDay

The Club of Rome’s first report and early whistle-blowers’ calls from the late 1960s on the Earth’s environmental stress, are today backed by concrete facts and data on the need for change. A significant 40 % of energy use...
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Commission welcomes European Parliament adoption of key files of the Clean Energy package

New rules on renewables, energy efficiency and the governance of the Energy Union have been signed off by the European Parliament – an important step in enabling the European Union and its Member States to embrace...

On 13th November European Parliament completed the parliamentary approval of half of the eight legislative proposals in the 2016 Clean Energy for All Europeans package, following the Energy Performance in Buildings Directive, which came...
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Time to deliver: putting building renovation into practice

Addressing energy poverty and developing new financial tools to boost energy savings are two things governments could do in practice to go beyond the targets outlined in the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive...

The EPBD targets are tough but clear enough and it’s now up to member states to enforce these commitments. The risk of the directive being ineffective is high if countries and local authorities do not enforce it correctly.   “The EPBD was...
Event

2nd REHVA Brussels Summit 2018

The REHVA Brussels Summit is an occasion for REHVA members, supporters and stakeholders to meet and network in the capital of Europe. Latest REHVA activities and strategy developments are covered during Committee Meetings, while workshop sessions...
Second edition of the REHVA Brussels Summit, on 12-13 November 2018: This two-days event rich of contents, is an occasion for REHVA Members, Supporters and stakeholders to meet and network in the capital of Europe. In this year’s edition,...
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Energy Performance of Buildings Directive: the consolidated version is available

The consolidated version of revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive has been published in 23 languages on EURLex.   Consolidation consists of the integration in a legal act of its successive amendments and corrigenda....