Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

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Webinar | EPB standards hourly vs monthly methods

Webinar 4 – EPB standards hourly vs monthly methods (12h00 – 13h30 – 26th May 2020) Following the successful previous webinars:   “Guidance and examples for the EPB standards’ flexibility”, “EPB standards overview: why, how...

EU countries dragging their feet on building renovation plans

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...

OVERVIEW | EU support for (deep) energy renovation of buildings

  by Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)     As reported by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE), deep renovation has the potential to reduce the energy consumption of the building stock by 36% until 2030....

OVERVIEW | Energy Performance of Buildings standards: past and future

by Tiziana Buso (REHVA)   Energy Performance of Buildings (EPB) standards are nowadays on every energy efficiency expert's lips. We are at a turning point in the road towards a homogenous energy efficiency market....

Parlament Europejski Komisja ITRE głosuje za budynkami o wysokiej efektywności energetycznej do 2050 r

Uzgodniono, że nowe środki w celu zapewnienia, że ​​wszystkie nowe budynki w UE są jak najbardziej efektywne pod względem energetycznym do roku 2050, przez Komisję Przemysłu, Badań Naukowych i Energii (ITRE) Parlamentu...

eceee releases new maze guide focusing on energy efficiency aspects within EC’s Clean Energy Package

  On 14 September 2017,  the European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy (eceee) published a new "Steering through the maze" guide. The new guide, “Understanding energy efficiency in the European Commission’s Clean Energy Package”,...

EU Council agrees on proposal for a revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

Energy efficient buildings: increased energy savings and better living conditions       On 26 June 2017, the EU Council agreed its position on a proposal for a revised directive on the energy performance of...

'Clean Energy package' top topic for EU Energy Council

The European Commission's 'Clean Energy for All Europeans' package was the main theme of the meeting of the European Energy Council, whch took place on 26 June 2017, bringing together EU energy ministers, European Commission Vice-President...

Commission requests the CZECH REPUBLIC and the NETHERLANDS to fully comply with the EPBD

One of the key decisions taken by the European Commission regarding the Energy policy in the June infringement package in a letter of formal notice and a reasoned opinion: The Commission has requested in the...

Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme in Greece

  In April 2017, the Ministry of Environment and Energy of Greece has officially published the Regulation for the operation of Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme (National Gazette 1242Β/11-4-2017), in accordance with the...