Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

Webinar | Guidance and examples for the EPB standards’ flexibility

This webinar series is organized by BUILD UP in cooperation with EPB Center’s experts under the scope of Service Contract ENER/C3/2017-437/SI2-785.185 “Support the dissemination and roll-out of the set of Energy...

1ST CEN-CE CLASSROOM PILOT TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION - 03-04 DECEMBER 2019 - ZAGREB, CROATIA

CEN-CE team, under the auspices of FSB, organized the 1st CEN-CE classroom pilot training and certification during 03-04 December 2019 in Zagreb, Croatia.

European Commission requests AUSTRIA and the UNITED KINGDOM to comply with Energy Efficiency in Buildings Directive

In June 2015, the European Commission (EC) requested Austria to fully transpose the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) into national law. In July 2014, the Commission decided to refer Austria to the EU Court...

Public workshop on innovative financing for energy efficiency and renewables: presentations, proceedings and recordings now available

The “Public workshop on innovative financing for energy efficiency and renewables”, organised by ManagEnergy, was held in Brussels on April 28 2015. The event focused on operational solutions implemented by local and regional authorities...

OVERVIEW | Quality and compliance issues in relation to the energy performance of buildings

Effective implementation of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive in practice implies, among other things, high quality construction works such that a completed building’s energy performance is as planned. It also requires...

DEADLINE EXTENDED: EU Sustainable Energy Week 2015: Last chance to register!

Update 2015/06/09: The deadline for registering has been extended until midday on Friday, 12 June. A kindly reminder that there is only time until 8 June to register for the 2015 European Sustainable Energy Week (...

‘Drivers for change: Strengthening the role of valuation professionals in market transition’ – RenoValue Market Insights Report now available

On 2 June a group of property valuation experts unveiled the Market Insights Report ‘Drivers for change: Strengthening the role of valuation professionals in market transition’. The report provides insights into current levels of...

Energy: POLAND asked to correctly apply the Renewable Energy Directive

By sending a reasoned opinion, the European Commission has asked Poland to ensure the correct implementation of the Renewable Energy Directive in particular as regards biofuels. The Directive...

Energy efficiency in buildings: European Commission asks ITALY, the NETHERLANDS and POLAND to comply with EU rules

The European Commission has asked Italy, the Netherlands and Poland to take action and ensure that the Energy efficiency in buildings directive is fully transposed into national law. Under...

Passive House Institute introduces new categories for building certification

The Passive House Institute, focusing on the idea that renewable energy is the ideal complement to the efficiency of the Passive House Standard, introduced new categories for its building certification in order to provide reliable guidance...