Financing, socio-economics

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Scaling up the Private Financing for Energy Efficiency – a huge necessity for upgrade of the current approaches

by Zoya Vassileva – Mattig-Levercom Management Partners

July 2019

With the ending of EUSEW came along a number of benefits. Exchange of experience, reconciliation of opinions of the different stakeholders, announcement of innovations and other news, discussions on how to improve the attained results and...
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SB4DC Smart Buildings for Smart Cities Summer Universities 2019

THE must-attend event of the smart building in the sustainable city 

In 2018, the Smart Buildings for Smart Cities Summer Universities reached a new milestone. ​ In 2019, the expansion continues!   Thanks to the arrival of a new pillar, the Confederation Construction, and a new venue, the Square, located in...
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OVERVIEW | Financing energy efficiency in buildings

The challenge The EC estimates that about 35% of the EU's buildings are over 50 years old, and almost 75% of the building stock is energy inefficient.   At the same time, only 0.4-1.2% of the building stock renovated each...
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One-stop-shops for deep energetic refurbishment of private buildings

Interreg Europe Policy Learning Platform

One-stop-shops (OSS) are easily accessible tools for overcoming market fragmentation on both demand and supply side.   They can offer holistic renovation solutions for building owners, covering evaluation of energy use,...
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Horizon Europe: New Parliament, new Commission, new agenda

A public Science|Business conference

 

The autumn brings a major transition period in Brussels, between a new Parliament taking office in July and the next Commission to be appointed by year end. In the research and innovation...

Draft Programme 08:00 - Registration and coffee   09:00 - Welcome   09:05 - Taking stock, looking forward: The legacy of Horizon 2020 Perspectives from Carlos...
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Shoppers ‘can’t afford’ energy efficient cars, homes - researchers

Europeans can slash their fuel bills and have a significant impact on curbing global greenhouse gas emissions by buying more energy efficient cars, homes or even fridges – but many do not because of higher initial cost of green products, mistrust...

Less than 2% of properties sold in Ireland between January 2017 and October 2018 were A rated – the highest energy efficient rating for homes – despite many technologies available to upgrade homes. And just 11% of dishwashers and 14% of...
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Putting regions on track for carbon neutrality with C-Track 50 - Greek Energy Info Day

C-Track 50, an EU funded project under the Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme, aims to mobilise and support local and regional authorities in energy and climate planning in...

In the 2050 EU Energy Strategy, the EU has set a long-term goal for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 80-95% when compared to 1990 levels, in line with the efforts of the Paris Agreement to limit the temperature increase to 1.5°...
Publication

Slovak Sustainable Energy Financing Facility (SlovSEFF)

In 21 case studies, the EUKI project BEACON evaluated national climate policies in European countries. The Slovak Sustainable Energy Financing Facility (SlovSEFF) was one of the first credit lines by the European Bank for...