energy poverty

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EU policies to decarbonise homes will benefit low-income households across Europe

European Green Deal policies to increase energy renovations and the uptake of clean heating in homes, combined with a smart (...)

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Alleviating energy poverty in Europe’s private-rented sector: a platform to assess the success and failure of EU policies

Although it is widely recognized that the Private Rented Sector (PRS) faces serious energy poverty issues due to increasing (...)

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ComAct Webinar: Triggering Communities To Become Fit-For-55. Tackling Energy Poverty In East-Central Europe

Energy poverty is a widespread problem across Europe, as between 50 and 125 million people are unable to afford proper indoor (...)

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How to make the renovation wave a success in central and eastern Europe in addressing energy poverty ?

This session highlights the importance of focusing on communities of homeowners in central and eastern European (CEE) region (...)

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The ComAct Knowledge Exchange platform is live!

  The ComAct Knowledge Exchange platform, available in 6 languages, is an easy tool to learn about the project’s efforts (...)

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Taking back control: Reducing Europe’s vulnerability against energy price volatility by fast tracking deep building renovation

  The recent energy price hikes are a stark warning about Europe’s vulnerability for having access to affordable and clean (...)

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[Webinar] US-EU exchange: How to achieve energy-efficient and affordable housing ? What are the EU and US objectives and initiatives in place ?

  [Webinar] US-EU exchange: How to achieve energy-efficient and affordable housing September 23, 4:00pm – 6:00pm CEST | (...)

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The concept of energy poverty: from understanding to overcoming it, new report by the H2020 project ComAct

Energy poverty as a concept has a long tradition, and energy subsidies for low-income households have been a major part of (...)

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The H2020 project ComAct launches its toolbox of financing models

  The H2020 project ComAct (Community Tailored Actions for Energy Poverty Mitigation) has just launched its toolbox of financ (...)

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ComAct, the new H2020 project set to lift citizens in CEE and CIS region out of energy poverty by developing and piloting a set of community tailored actions website

In 2019, 6.9% of the EU population said in an EU-wide survey that they could not afford to heat their home sufficiently. (...)

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WEBINAR : Mapping energy poverty & assessing its climate impacts to support clean air policies in the Eastern EU countries

Although the energy poverty theme is rapidly spreading over the EU, it has distinct specificities in EEC: low-income househol (...)

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What passive house inhabitants really think - neunerhaus Hagenmüllergasse

Daniela Unterholzer is CEO of "neunerhaus", an organisation which offers a home to homeless and handicapped people. Their (...)

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Reducing energy poverty with national renovation strategies: a unique opportunity

The long-term renovation strategies developed by Member States are an opportunity to reduce energy poverty through stimulatin (...)