Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

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Recommendations on the EPBD guidance for Member States on Fire Safety

The European Copper Institute (ECI), the International Federation for the Safety of Electricity Users (FISUEL) and the European Electrical Contractors Association (AIE) welcome the European Commission’s effort to draft a guidance document...
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Developing a Smart Readiness Indicator for buildings: the final report commissioned by DG ENERGY

This document summarizes the main conclusions of the technical study commissioned and supervised by the European Commission services (DG ENERGY) towards the development of a smart readiness indicator for buildings. In the revised Energy...
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REHVA Brussels Summit Conference 2018: Smart buildings for smart users - implementing the new EPBD

13 November 2018: save the date and register for free to the REHVA Brussels Summit Conference.   Edition 2018 of the REHVA Brussels Summit Conference is dealing with the key technology and policy trends fuelled...
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RENOVATE EUROPE: REDay2018

REDay2018 will be held 9th October 2018, European Parliament, Room JAN6Q1 with the title “Key tools to boost energy renovation”.

The amended Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) contains a vision for 2050 for the buildings stock in the EU – it will have to be highly energy efficient and decarbonised, reaching cost-effective nearly zero energy levels.  As...
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Amended Energy Performance of Buildings Directive enters into force

9th July 2018: Amended Energy Performance of Buildings Directive enters into force, start of the transposition countdown!

The publication in the Official Journal of the EU of the Amending Directive 2018/844/EU took place on the 19th June...

Many stakeholders, from government officials to contractors on building sites, will be asking what are the main changes and how will they affect me? To answer these question, the European Alliance of Companies for Energy Efficiency in...
News

New Energy Performance in Buildings Directive comes into force on 9 July 2018

After the approval of the EU parliament last April, the new EPBD is now in force!   Check on BUILDUP (http://www.buildup.eu/en/news/commission-welcomes-final-vote-energy-perf...) the backbones of the future energy...
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Report on EU implementation of nZEBs

The EU H2020 project CRAVEzero ( Cost Reduction and market Acceleration for ViablE nearly zero-energy buildings) focuses on proven and new approaches to reduce the costs of nZEBs at all stages of the life cycle. The primary goal is to identify...

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New report from the EPBD Concerted Action available! New buildings & NZEBs

The experts of the Concerted Actions (CA) worked from 2015-2018 to provide a comprehensive overview of the EPBD implementation among the Member States (MSs).   Among all, the CA released a thematic report with an analysis of the new...