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Installers of Small-Scale Renewable Energy Systems

Article 14(3) of the Directive on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources (Directive 2009/28/EC or RES Directive) states that "Member States shall ensure that certification schemes or equivalent qualification schemes become or are available by 31 December 2012 for installers of small-scale biomass boilers and stoves, solar photovoltaic and solar thermal systems, shallow geothermal systems and heat pumps.
Post date: 21 Nov 2012
Type: Scheme

Energy efficiency in buildings is at the forefront of this effort. Inter alia:
Post date: 8 Oct 2012
Type: Vijesti

The campaign „Living warmer” is an activity to promote information on energy performance of buildings and other EPBD related issues for entrepreneurs, professionals and citizens, distributed through informative seminars, publications and the Internet.   The “Living warmer” campaign was launched on February 2010, when the Ministry of Economy, industry associations and business signed a cooperation memorandum. Within the Memorandum of Cooperation, the parties agreed on joint cooperation in the housing renovation market.    
Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Poveznica

Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Poveznica

Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Poveznica

Official text in Latvian. The text in English does not contain all amendments
Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Publication

The calculation methodology is based on the corresponding CEN Technical Report CEN/TR 15615 (Explanation of the general relationship between various European standards and the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) - Umbrella Document) and standard ISO EN 13790 (Energy performance of buildings – Calculation of energy use for space heating and cooling) conditions, and includes references to the 15 other standards.
Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Publication

Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Publication

The Regulation prescribes:the procedures by which the energy certification of buildings shall be carried out;the type, sample, content, the procedures for the issuance and registration of the energy performance certificate of a building;the procedures for supervision of the energy performance certification;the procedures by which the information regarding the issued energy performance certificates of buildings shall be compiled, updated and used; andthe procedures for the inspection of boilers and of air-conditioning systems.
Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Publication