07.07.2016  |  MEPs call for more ambitious and consumer-focused energy targets beyond 2020

The EU's renewable energy target - 20% of total consumption by 2020 - has already been hit by many EU member states. But others lag behind and must do more, MEPs urge in a resolution, voted, on the EU Commission's “renewables...[more]

07.07.2016  |  H2020 Energy Efficiency InfoDay, 19 September, Brussels (BE)

With more than €100M available in the Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency Call 2017, with deadlines in January and June 2017, there are opportunities to fund both research and market uptake projects at the Info Day organised in...[more]

07.07.2016  |  EU Efficient Buildings study: Public consultation on draft indicator proposals

In the framework of the study for the 'development of a common EU framework of indicators for the environmental performance of buildings', the European Commission is launching a public consultation on the first draft proposals...[more]

05.07.2016  |  Smart buildings in a decarbonised energy system

In its latest paper, BPIE identifies 10 principles for buildings to become micro energy-hubs which should be the reference when re-designing our energy system. These principles 10 principles are making the case for buildings to...[more]

01.07.2016  |  A three-part infographic on efficient buildings

BPIE has recently published a three-part infographic showcasing the benefits, the role of buildings in a balanced energy system and enabling measures. Buildings can generate energy, provide storage and deliver demand response....[more]