The covid-19 pandemic is delaying new commercial solar project development and construction. Across North America, many facilities powered by solar have reduced or zero occupancy. Oil prices went negative for the first time in history.
Energy managers watching all of this unfold wonder what these ripple effects mean for investments in renewables.
Post date: 26 Apr 2020
"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;
Check out this 1st U-CERT newsletter for wrapping your mind around the ambitious endeavours of U-CERT team.
Post date: 15 Apr 2020
Germany's target for renewable energy sources to deliver 65% of its consumed electricity by 2030 seemed on track Wednesday, with 52% of electricity coming from renewables in 2020's first quarter. Renewable energy advocates, however, warned the trend is imperiled by slowdowns in building new wind and solar plants.
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Energy agencies have many important roles through which they can support sustainable energy investments: as facilitators, aggregators or project developers, and therefore are in a unique position to support energy investments in their regions and cities. ManagEnergy uses and enhances this role by raising the skills of energy agencies’ staff on financing and project development, ultimately making them leaders in the energy transition and increasing sustainable energy investments in Europe.
Post date: 1 Apr 2020
Open book EPC for Brussels’ condominiums
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Post date: 19 Mar 2020
Enhancing at an Early Stage the Investment Value Chain of Energy Efficiency Projects
Triple-A has a practical result-oriented approach, seeking to identify which investments can be considered as Triple-A investments, fostering sustainable growth, while also having an extremely strong capacity to meet their commitments, already from the first stages of investments generation and preselection/ pre-evaluation.
Post date: 19 Mar 2020
The Project Development Services (PDS) financed by ELENA will provide dedicated technical assistance and advice to these housing associations. In addition to the financial loan offer by BGŻ BNP Paribas, the PDS will provide a global package on services such as energy audits, preparation of technical documentation and specialised technical advice to the housing associations, in order to support housing associations in Poland to prepare energy efficiency investments.
Investment programme description
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Vision & mission
Municipalities and local authorities play a key role in a sustainable European energy transition. They have a tremendous potential to build comprehensive sustainable energy investment programs (i.e. investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy). They also play a key role in pooling smaller projects into larger investment portfolios and in mobilising the significant financial resources required for the energy transition.
Post date: 12 Mar 2020
The Italian construction sector’s gross value added (GVA) accounted for 16.7% of Italy’s 2018 GDP, making it one of the most important sectors in the national economy. However, by 2018 the construction sector experienced a steep decline compared with 2010, reflected by the decrease of its total added value and turnover value.
Post date: 4 Mar 2020
The SMARTER Finance for Families H2020 project intends to replicate the success of the Green Homes/ Green Mortgages (GH/GM) programme initiated by the Romanian Green Building Council (RoGBC). By the beginning of 2019, the Romanian program had signed agreements with 25 investors to build more than 6,500 housing units in Romania meeting strict green standards.
Post date: 3 Feb 2020