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Prices took a substantial hit at the beginning of March, falling between 15-30% across key markets compared to average prices in February, but have largely recovered from March lows, said Pexapark, the provider of advisory services for clean energy Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). While this is good news, the episode has pointed to the importance of risk management for the renewable energy sector.  
Post date: 17 avr 2020
Type: Actualité

Improving Local Energy and climate policy through quality management and certification
Post date: 17 avr 2020
Type: Lien

Global consumption of materials such as biomass, fossil fuels, metals and minerals is expected to double in the next forty years, while annual waste generation is projected to increase by 70% by 2050.  
Post date: 17 avr 2020
Type: Publication

The H2020 project CRAVEzero aims to increase the viability of Nearly Zero Energy Buildings through solutions and tools for supporting the cost reduction during the whole life cycle of the buildings.  
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Tool

Check the 1st issue of the H2020 project EEnvest!   Here are the topics included:
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Actualité

EU countries had until 10 March to transpose the buildings directive, which was last updated in May 2018 as part of a package of clean energy laws.   The aim of the directive is to make the entire European building stock “highly energy efficient and decarbonised” so that emissions are brought down to near-zero by 2050.  
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Actualité

Are you interested to benefit of a head start over your collaborators and competitors? Then register today to the CEN-CE online pilot training and certification for attaining new knowledge on 2 showcased CEN standards (heat pumps & measured energy) part of the improved set of Energy Performance of Buildings standards and actively contribute to the development process of this EU-wide training and certification by providing your valuable feedback.  
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Actualité

"A good decision is based on knowledge." – Plato   Stay tuned and well informed via U-CERT project's discreet emailings about a possible next step for the national Energy Performance Certification schemes leveraging:   Set of EPB standards; Smart Readiness Indicator; People-centered approach. Check out this 1st U-CERT newsletter for wrapping your mind around the ambitious endeavours of U-CERT team.
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Actualité

With respect to the EU climate and energy goals, a major challenge for EU cities lies within retrofitting the existing urban building stock. Hereby existing buildings represent a substantial potential for both (1) energy savings and (2) renewable energy production or intake.  
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Publication

Building policies are increasingly demanding in terms of energy performance and reduction of CO2 emissions. At the same time, people spending 60-90% of their life in indoor environments (homes, offices, schools, etc.), indoor air quality is essential in ensuring health, quality of life and performance of buildings’ occupants.  
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Type: Publication