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Final Conference of the Interreg MED project ENERJ - Press release

Joint Actions for Energy Efficiency in Buildings.

Final Conference of the Interreg MED project ENERJ in the International Fair of Thessaloniki on Sept. 11, 2019.

The final conference of ENERJ on September 11 in Thessaloniki brought together the partners of this Interreg MED project with a group of national and international experts to review the results obtained and put them into the larger...
Publication

G20 Ministerial Meeting on Energy Transitions and Global Environment for Sustainable Growth

15-16 June 2019, Karuizawa, JAPAN.

The G20 Energy and Environment Ministers, met in Karuizawa Town, Nagano Prefecture, Japan, on 15 and 16 June 2019, to discuss energy transitions and global environment for sustainable growth. They recognize the importance of leading energy...
Publication

REVALUE project final report: The value of energy efficiency

The stated aim of the H2020-funded REVALUE project was “to lead the development of appraisal norms and standards that recognise the value of energy efficiency in social and private residential real estate.” The project ran...
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Five things you need to know about: decarbonising Europe

Countries across Europe have, in the past few years, announced their intention to become carbon neutral in the coming decades. Some, like Norway, have targets for 2030, while others, like the UK and France, have goals that extend to 2050. Despite...

We spoke to some experts in the field to find out what needs to happen for Europe to become carbon neutral.   1. It will affect everyone from individuals to industry. According to Dr Kirsten Dunlop, chief executive of the...
Event

LAUNCH Investor Forum "Thinking BIG: Securitizing Sustainable Energy Assets in Europe"

LAUNCH Investor Forum Thinking BIG: Securitizing Sustainable Energy Assets in Europe The aim of the LAUNCH Investor Forum is to think BIG - key market players will discuss why EPC has not yet been...
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Eurobarometer survey confirms public support for energy policy objectives

Nine out of 10 Europeans agree that the EU’s energy policy priorities should be to ensure secure, clean, and affordable energy for all Europeans – the main pillars of the EU’s energy union - according to a new Eurobarometer survey...
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RenOnBill project

RenOnBill aims to scale up investments towards deep energy renovations of residential buildings by promoting the development and implementation of on-bill schemes, based on the cooperation between energy utilities and financial institutions.

Concept, Objectives and Methodology   RenOnBill has chosen four focus countries - Germany, Italy, Lithuania and Spain – in order to capture to an extent the differences that can be encountered when replicating on-bill...
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ACE Policy Seminar "Quality Architectural Services for a Sustainable Built Environment" and Opening of the Exhibition "20 Architectural Projects Against Climate Change"

The European Ministers for Culture endorsed last year the Davos Declaration, pointing out “a trend towards a loss of quality in (...) the built environment (..) all over Europe, evident in the trivialisation of construction, the lack of...

The Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) is organising on Wednesday 2 October 2019 in the European Parliament two events aiming to discuss and showcase solutions that architecture can offer for a sustainable and high-...