Energy policies

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We are happy to share promo video of SCORES project.    What is the SCORES project?    
Post date: 8 Apr 2020
Type: Link

As part of the final month of the #GreenDeal4Buildings campaign, Renovate Europe has produced two complementary briefings looking at the issue of financing deep energy renovation. This briefing focuses on the need for strong policy, the potential of public-private partnerships, and the particular challenges of financing renovation in the residential sector.  
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: Publication

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
Type: News

What happens to energy efficiency when people desert the CBDs because of the COVID-19 pandemic to work from home, and then send energy consumption through the roof with their domestic consumption?  
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: News

We are happy to share seventh project newsletter.   In this edition will introduce the final video which reflects on the 4 year-long CREATE project journey and showcases the project results.  You can also get to know more about past and future events and workshops related to the project.     The project is funded by the European Union under the H2020 research and innovation programme.   
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: News

“The serious risks of climate change are at the heart of [citizens’] concerns,” the six countries write in reference to young people who have led the climate marches that have swept Europe for over a year. “As leaders, we have the responsibility to show the younger generation that they are being heard,” add the signatories, which include the energy and environment ministers of Austria, Denmark, Ireland, Lithuania, Luxembourg and Spain.  
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: News

Reliance on fossil fuels has left countries more exposed to the economic shock of global crises like coronavirus, and governments should look to renewable energy to help reduce such risks, a leading financial economist has said.  
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: News

The renewable energy sector added 176 gigawatts (GW) of generating capacity globally in 2019, marginally lower than the (revised) 179 GW added in 2018. However, new renewable power accounted for 72 per cent of all power expansion last year, according to new data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA).  
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: News

Renewables’ share of total clean energy generation in Europe topped 60% for the first time in the first three months of the year.   That was a standout statistic in the latest quarterly report on the European power generation market from energy data analyst EnAppSys, which also found that the impact of COVID-19 triggered a steep fall in demand and prices in the last two months of the quarter.  
Post date: 7 Apr 2020
Type: News

The theme for the 2020 Summer Study is “Efficiency: The Core of a Clean Energy Future.” We chose this theme in recognition of the rapidly evolving ecosystem of the energy industry. From resilience to health, from distributed energy resources to renewables to grid integration and virtual batteries, energy efficiency remains critical to our success. Whatever the surrounding goals for expansion of clean energy systems and services, the ability to design and operate efficient buildings is an essential foundational requirement.  
Post date: 6 Apr 2020
Type: Evento