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The LEAF Toolkit

The Low Energy Apartment Futures (LEAF) project developed a set of resources to support stakeholders such as building managers, housing associations, local authorities/municipalities, energy agencies, charities, residents’ associations and...

Construye 2020 app: Good practice in energy retrofit of buildings

The APP "Construye 2020" educates the user, via five thematic sections, on good practices in energy retrofit of buildings by means of “drag and drop”, interactive navigation, animations and simulations.   The five different sections are...

Construye 2020 app: Buenas prácticas en rehabilitación energética

The APP "Construye 2020" educates the user, via five thematic sections, on good practices in energy retrofit of buildings by means of “drag and drop”, interactive navigation, animations and simulations.   The five different sections are...

Passive House Planning Package (PHPP 8) + designPH Tool

The Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) is a design tool which enables architects and designers to professionally plan and optimise their Passive House design. PHPP, based for the large part on European norms, makes use of tested and...

Streetlight refurbishment with Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) - Checklist

This checklist is the English version of the checklists for municipalities and ESCOs on implementing streetlight EPC projects prepared within the 'Refurbishment of street lighting with LED and EPC' project and available in the respective...

CommONEnergy Data Mapper

An interactive and user-friendly Data Mapper was recently launched within the CommONEnergy EU-funded project to present the findings.   The first data series focuses on the building sector and includes information on the total floor area...

Mon projet rénovation: home renovation tool

"Mon projet rénovation" is a new educational tool developed by the French Energy Agency ADEMEand is available on the on the French government website "Rénovation Info Service". It helps individuals to consider practical solutions for their...

Web optimizer app to reduce household energy consumption: Catalan technology

ControlaEnergia is an application that allows users to register their gas and electricity consumption and receive personalized energy advice, comparison with previous months and years as well as comparison with similar users and...

EECITIES: energy analysis platform for urban environment/energy efficient cities

EECITIES is an energy analysis platform that supports planners, energy consultants, and policy makers in making informed decisions on how to improve the energy efficiency of urban areas as well as how to reach carbon emission reduction...

ENTRANZE Online Scenario Tool

This tool performs calculated assumptions about the future deployment of nZEB and RES-H/C in the EU building stock while also assessing the corresponding costs, expenditures and benefits. The overall objective of the scenario development...

Latvian Software for calculation of the energy performance of buildings

Building Efficiency Toolkit: Regions of Climate Action (R20)

The Building Efficiency Toolkit provides a roadmap for subnational governments to understand how to take immediate action by:Retrofitting existing buildings,Commissioning new green buildings, andPromulgating policies to promote building...

Cool Roofs and Cool Pavements Toolkit: Global Cool Cities Alliance

Search the Knowledge Base: a repository for cool surface and urban heat island information!The Knowledge Base is a user-friendly tool to find research, program materials, sample documents, presentations, case studies, codes and standards,...

EU Cohesion Policy open data platform

Through Cohesion Policy funding, the EU invests approximately €50 billion each year in economic development at the national and regional level (around 34% of the total EU budget). These investments are designed to help Member States and...

CASSANDRA software tool

Cassandra is a software platform for assessing strategic decisions in electrical power systems by modelling several aspects of the demand side. More specifically, the Cassandra platform is a simulation-based, decision-support tool for...

Institute for Sustainability: Local Procurement and Supply Chain Toolkit

The toolkit provides SMEs with practical guidance to increase their chances of accessing and winning tenders from large public and private sector organisations. It is also designed to share best procurement practice among public and...

ENTRANZE Cost Tool: Spreadsheet for assessing the impact of policy packages addressing the building sector based on the national Cost/Energy curves (BETA-TEST-VERSION)

The cost tool – designed for market actors, policy makers, experts and other key stakeholders - analyses the impacts of several renovation packages for specific building types, in terms of costs and primary energy demand. It provides cost-...

Responsible Retrofit Guidance Wheel

The Wheel has been developed by the Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance (STBA) carrying on from their report “The Responsible Retrofit of Traditional Buildings” which was published in September 2012. The Wheel is funded by the...

Herramienta unificada LIDER-CALENER

Esta herramienta incluye la unificación en una sola plataforma de los programas generales oficiales empleados hasta la fecha para la evaluación de la demanda energética y del consumo energético (LIDER-CALENER), así como la adaptación de...

Reference Framework for European Sustainable Cities (RFSC)

The Reference Framework for European Sustainable Cities (RFSC) is an online toolkit launched at the initiative of EU Member States, the European Commission and European organisations of local governments to help cities promote and enhance...