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Targeting energy efficiency renovation to improve housing conditions of the most vulnerable

Image by Grégory ROOSE from Pixabay Avoiding social risks and ensuring the benefits. Evidence points out that most vulnerable (...)

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QualDeEPC participated in 3rd stakeholder workshop on the revision of the EPBD

In October 2020, as part of the European Green Deal, the European Commission published its “Renovation Wave Strategy”, which (...)

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Whole life carbon assesment of 60 buildings

Cover Illustration: Michael Ulf Bech   BUILD REPORT 2021:12 Possibilities to develop benchmark values for LCA buildings (...)

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The missing “WHY” for energy efficiency

The Energy Efficiency Watch presents the results of its new survey, bringing together the insights of over 1,200 experts (...)

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Briefing - Renewable Energy Directive, Revision of Directive (EU) 2018/2001

Image by Oimheidi from Pixabay This briefing is one in a series of 'implementation appraisals', produced by the European (...)

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Experience and lessons learned from P4P pilots for energy efficiency

Europe’s buildings have the potential to play a key role in our future energy systems. Making them more efficient reduces (...)

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Climate: Consequences of Covid-19 on the building sector in 2020

In its 2020 Global Synthesis Report on Climate Action by Sector, Climate Chance analyzes the building sector, delivering (...)

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Better energy performance certificates through innovation: X-tendo presents the first implementation steps of its 10 features

  To fully unlock the potential and benefits of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs), the existing certification regimes (...)

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SimAUD 2021 HUMAN+

The 12th annual Symposium on Simulation for Architecture and Urban Design (SimAUD) offers a platform to unite researchers (...)

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Renewables in Cities - 2021 Gobal Status Report

REN21’s Renewables in Cities Global Status Report (REC) series provides an overview of the status, trends and developments (...)

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ZERO-PLUS: Final results of the Four Pilot Settlements

ZERO-PLUS is a comprehensive, cost-effective approach for the design, construction and monitoring of Net Zero Energy Settleme (...)

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Renovation Wave: The End of the Beginning

In the business sector, we welcome the renovation wave as a step-change in the way that the EU regulates our sector. However (...)

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Renewable Energy Prospects for Central and South-Eastern Europe Energy Connectivity (CESEC)

Renewable sources could cover more than one-third of energy demand across the Central and South-Eastern Europe energy connect (...)

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[New Report] Long-term renovation strategies as key instruments to guide local renovation - Lessons learned from good practices across Europe

Successful implementation of the Renovation Wave is highly dependent on the local level, in particular, the access to funding (...)

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Long-Term Renovation Strategies not on track to deliver climate-neutrality by 2050, indicating need for full revision of Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

A new report launched by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) finds that EU Member States continue to underplay (...)