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Investor confidence to meet Europe’s energy efficiency challenge

The European Commission puts the size of the investment required for building energy efficiency retrofits at around €100 billion per year. This is a significant opportunity for investors and businesses, writes Panama Bartholomy.

Energy 13-03-2015

Energy efficiency investment must increase five-fold, warns report

SPECIAL REPORT / Private investment in energy-efficient buildings renovation must increase five-fold by 2030, according to a group set up by the European Commission and the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Finance Initiative.

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Energy 08-04-2014

Energy efficiency investment reaches “tipping point”

Europe has reached a crossroads at which energy saving investments can either be scaled up with market drivers that carry multiple benefits, or risk being sabotaged by a dearth of funding, an official report says.