EPBD

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Nearly Zero: A review of EU Member State implementation of new build requirements

Since the beginning of 2021, all new buildings constructed within the EU must be nearly zero-energy buildings (nZEBs), accord (...)

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European Commission should intensify political action in 2021 to align Renovation Wave with EU Climate Targets, says BPIE.

In its new analysis published May 3rd, BPIE (Buildings Performance Institute Europe) urges the European Commission to intensi (...)

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The European Renovation Wave: From Words to Action

The building sector, as it stands today, is a major contributor to greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the European Union. (...)

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Policy paper: how to integrate indoor environmental quality within national long-term renovation strategies

Good IEQ is a cornerstone of ensuring health, comfort, well-being and productivity in buildings, while reducing the building (...)

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Webinar on Smart and Technology Equipped Buildings – new features from the amended EPBD

The countdown to transpose the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) has started! Member States have (...)

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Webinar on new EPBD tools to trigger renovations: building renovation passports and better access to financing

The countdown to transpose the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) has started! Member States have (...)

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Understanding Potential User Needs

The Report based on a survey of 1500+ participants from Bulgaria, Poland and Portugal. The iBRoad project aims to eliminate (...)

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Understanding Potential User Needs-A survey analysis of the markets for Individual Building Renovation Roadmaps in Bulgaria, Poland and Portugal

The Report based on a survey of 1500+ participants from Bulgaria, Poland and Portugal. The iBRoad project aims to eliminate (...)

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The Concept of the Individual Building Renovation Roadmap

Roughly 97% of the European Union (EU)’s building stock is not considered energy efficient, and 75 to 85% of it will still (...)

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A snapshot of national renovation strategies. Examples from selected EU Member States

This briefing provides a snapshot of measures supporting building renovation in selected Member States as of September 2 (...)

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97% of buildings in the EU need to be upgraded

BPIE undertook a detailed analysis of EPC data and finds that 97,5% of the building stock, currently not in the A class, (...)

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Building Renovation Passports: consumer’s journey to a better home

BPIE looks into how the individual Building Renovation Passport (BRP) can drive deep renovation across Europe.  A Building (...)

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BPIE policy factsheet: Attracting investment in building renovation

Achieving a decarbonised building stock by 2050 will require renovation at a faster pace and considerable investment, estimat (...)

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“Clean Energy for All Europeans” package: Position of Polish stakeholders

On November 30, 2016, the European Commission (EC) released important pieces of proposed legislative amendments in the form (...)

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Architecture: Towards a Step Change in Building Performance

In the framework of the European Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) and the Federal (...)