Financing, socio-economics


Europeans’ attitudes on EU enegy policy

Survey requested by the European Commission, Directorate-General for Energy and co-ordinated by the Directorate-General for Communication.

One of the main priorities of Jean-Claude Juncker when he became President of the European Commission was to establish an Energy Union which ensures the clean, secure and affordable supply of energy to all Europeans.   In the course of its...


Croatia Green Building Council is organizing an GREEN BUILDING and SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT Conference which will be held on November 12 in Esplanade hotel, Zagreb, Croatia.

The Conference is the Central Annual gathering of specialists and experts for the Green economy, Sustainability in building design and construction, Green energy and Transport together with the Sustainable Development in...

The European Commission at Ecomondo 2019: EU Programmes for your circular ideas.

23rd edition  |  5-8 November 2019  |  Italy - Rimini Expo Centre

Once again the European Commission will take part in Ecomondo, the annual trade fair for the green and circular economy. The expo will take place in Rimini, Italy from 5 to 8 November 2019. It will...

Procredit Bank Macedonia secures EUR 1 million to finance energy efficiency in households

Procredit Bank Macedonia has secured a EUR 1 million loan from the EBRD for financing energy efficiency improvements of residential buildings, in order to help homeowners reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and improve the quality of life.

Procredit Bank Macedonia will on-lend funds to local households, housing associations and service providers planning to invest in energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, the EBRD said on its website.   Possible investments will...

Assessment and diagnosis of district heating networks. Experiences from different European demonstration cases

The overall objective of the Upgrade DH project is to improve the performance of district heating (DH) networks in Europe by supporting selected demonstration cases for upgrading, which can be replicated in Europe.   The Upgrade DH project...

Building Green Copenhagen 2019

Building Green is a growing event in Scandinavia with a mission to highlight the importance of sustainable building and thinking. Building Green was established in 2011 in Copenhagen and has developed into a unique platform for information,...

Programme Building Green Copenhagen 2019   Knowledge-sharing platform and product exhibition   Building Green is a knowledge-sharing platform for the brightest actors in the field. It is a meeting point for turnkey...

Net Zero Technical Report

This technical report accompanies the 'Net Zero' advice report which is the Committee's recommendation to the UK Government and Devolved Administrations on the date for a net-zero emissions target in the UK and revised long-term targets in...

Building renovations and the ghost of green premiums

Reducing energy consumption has a direct positive impact in the form of reduced energy bills, however, when selling the asset, at the moment, there is no evidence that buyers would recognise this value. In-depth research shows that...