energy performance

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Q&A: ‘We need to reduce the ‘embodied energy’ of buildings

Only about 1% of demolished buildings are reused. To green the construction industry, buildings need to be made recyclable (...)

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The UK has some of the least energy-efficient housing in Europe – here's how to fix this

Samot/Shutterstock Poorly constructed housing can seriously affect people’s health and wellbeing. And with the UK having (...)

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BauZ! Vienna Congress on Sustainable Building

BauZ! 2021, the 18th Vienna Congress for Sustainable Building, is accompanying the industry’s fresh start in 2021. Subsequent (...)

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Next-generation Energy Performance Certificates and Deep Renovation

Join the project QualDeEPC on 25 January 2021 from 12:00 to 14:00 CET to discuss with the expert panellist the question of (...)

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[Webinar] The Renovation Wave seen by national energy agencies

The Interreg MED Efficient Buildings Community is organizing the webinar "Efficient Buildings Strategies: The Renovation (...)

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Project ENES-CE – MENEA involves citizens in energy planning

Medjimurje Energy Agency Ltd. (MENEA) is one of 10 project partners from 6 central European countries that are implementing (...)

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[Webinar] Building automation and control systems requirements in the revised EPBD: how to check compliance?

To support the Member States in implementing the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), eu.bac has create (...)

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Guiding SMEs and national authorities through the energy transition by taking profit of multiple benefits and energy management approaches

Conducting energy audits and implementing energy management systems can be a source of multiple benefits for companies if (...)

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[Webinar] EUKI Academy : The Renovation Wave under the European Green Deal: New policy windows for accelerating and financing building renovation at the municipal level

The EUKI Academy organises a web seminar on policy implications of the recently published Renovation Wave for municipal level (...)

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Understanding the value of data: new X-tendo report outlines user needs and technical specifications of innovative EPC features

The EPBD and its revisions in 2010 and 2018 strengthened the provisions related to Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs (...)

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Investigating how to tackle energy poverty in the EU private rented sector

Around 50 million households in the European Union are estimated to be living in energy poverty – or energy vulnerability (...)

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The DOMOS Project

The domOS project is 36-months research financed by the Horizon 2020 programme of the European Union (EU) aims at developing (...)

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Active Building Energy Performance Contracts: an overview of policies and measures in place in Belgium, Spain, Italy and Portugal

AmBIENCe – Actively Managed Buildings with Energy Performance Contracting- is an H2020 project that aims to extend the concep (...)

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The ePANACEA project website is now live!

ePANACEA is a project funded under the EU's Horizon 2020 programme, aimed at developing generation energy performance assessm (...)

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OVERVIEW | Building automation as a means for efficient building operation

Thermal comfort, indoor air quality and daylight are key factors in the comfort of building occupants. Despite the interconne (...)