Energy performance of buildings – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Wed, 24 Apr 2019 20:17:53 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.9 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Energy performance of buildings – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 EU official: ‘Renewables could supply almost 80% of heating and cooling by 2050’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-official-renewables-could-supply-almost-80-of-heating-and-cooling-by-2050/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-official-renewables-could-supply-almost-80-of-heating-and-cooling-by-2050/#comments Tue, 23 Apr 2019 06:14:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1333820 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-official-renewables-could-supply-almost-80-of-heating-and-cooling-by-2050/feed/ 1 Price of energy saving certificates causes friction in France https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/price-of-energy-saving-certificates-causes-friction-in-france/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/price-of-energy-saving-certificates-causes-friction-in-france/#respond Tue, 16 Apr 2019 14:01:53 +0000 https://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=433560 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/price-of-energy-saving-certificates-causes-friction-in-france/feed/ 0 EU official: Households will save €500 a year from existing EU energy-saving laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-official-households-will-save-e500-a-year-from-existing-eu-energy-saving-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-official-households-will-save-e500-a-year-from-existing-eu-energy-saving-laws/#comments Fri, 01 Mar 2019 07:32:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1318574 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-official-households-will-save-e500-a-year-from-existing-eu-energy-saving-laws/feed/ 1 Going climate neutral: Will EU leaders give the green light? 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https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/no-one-size-fits-all-solution-to-decarbonise-heating-and-cooling/feed/ 1 ‘Efficiency First’ will deliver – let’s start with renovating our buildings https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/efficiency-first-will-deliver-lets-start-with-renovating-our-buildings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/efficiency-first-will-deliver-lets-start-with-renovating-our-buildings/#comments Fri, 16 Mar 2018 04:00:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1221788 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/efficiency-first-will-deliver-lets-start-with-renovating-our-buildings/feed/ 1 An inefficient truth https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/an-inefficient-truth/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/an-inefficient-truth/#respond Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:34:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1221305 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/an-inefficient-truth/feed/ 0 Don’t be fooled: ‘Efficiency First’ is a necessary discipline https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/dont-be-fooled-efficiency-first-is-a-necessary-discipline/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/dont-be-fooled-efficiency-first-is-a-necessary-discipline/#respond Tue, 06 Mar 2018 06:14:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1218765 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/dont-be-fooled-efficiency-first-is-a-necessary-discipline/feed/ 0 Biomass policy under the spotlight as EU talks kick off https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/biomass-policy-under-the-spotlight-as-eu-talks-kick-off/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/biomass-policy-under-the-spotlight-as-eu-talks-kick-off/#respond Tue, 27 Feb 2018 06:01:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1216474 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/biomass-policy-under-the-spotlight-as-eu-talks-kick-off/feed/ 0 A consumer-driven energy transition? https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-consumer-driven-energy-transition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-consumer-driven-energy-transition/#respond Tue, 20 Feb 2018 06:00:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1214654 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/a-consumer-driven-energy-transition/feed/ 0 Regional cooperation and integrated energy markets at risk https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/regional-cooperation-and-integrated-energy-markets-at-risk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/regional-cooperation-and-integrated-energy-markets-at-risk/#respond Mon, 19 Feb 2018 05:55:45 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1214009 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/regional-cooperation-and-integrated-energy-markets-at-risk/feed/ 0 Rethinking urban energy: How Europe is leading the way https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/rethinking-urban-energy-how-europe-is-leading-the-way/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/rethinking-urban-energy-how-europe-is-leading-the-way/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 06:26:12 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1210385 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/rethinking-urban-energy-how-europe-is-leading-the-way/feed/ 0 EU finance advisors back ‘less risky’ energy efficiency loans https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-finance-advisors-back-less-risky-energy-efficiency-loans/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-finance-advisors-back-less-risky-energy-efficiency-loans/#respond Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:30:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1209112 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-finance-advisors-back-less-risky-energy-efficiency-loans/feed/ 0 Energy poverty chairman: Extreme summer heat could provide wake-up call https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/extreme-summer-heat-could-provide-energy-poverty-wake-up-call-warns-expert/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/extreme-summer-heat-could-provide-energy-poverty-wake-up-call-warns-expert/#respond Wed, 31 Jan 2018 10:21:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1209095 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/extreme-summer-heat-could-provide-energy-poverty-wake-up-call-warns-expert/feed/ 0 Fuel poverty and affordable housing: Connecting the dots https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/fuel-poverty-and-affordable-housing-connecting-the-dots/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/fuel-poverty-and-affordable-housing-connecting-the-dots/#respond Wed, 31 Jan 2018 05:48:12 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1208900 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/fuel-poverty-and-affordable-housing-connecting-the-dots/feed/ 0 Avoiding common traps in energy savings (mis)calculation https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/avoiding-common-traps-in-energy-savings-miscalculation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/avoiding-common-traps-in-energy-savings-miscalculation/#respond Thu, 18 Jan 2018 05:48:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1204930 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/avoiding-common-traps-in-energy-savings-miscalculation/feed/ 0 Backtrack in Strasbourg as MEPs compromise on energy efficiency https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/backtrack-in-strasbourg-as-meps-compromise-on-energy-efficiency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/backtrack-in-strasbourg-as-meps-compromise-on-energy-efficiency/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:04:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1205035 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/backtrack-in-strasbourg-as-meps-compromise-on-energy-efficiency/feed/ 0 MEPs set for final crack at clean energy’s ‘problem child’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/meps-set-for-final-crack-at-clean-energys-problem-child/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/meps-set-for-final-crack-at-clean-energys-problem-child/#respond Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:47:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1204782 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/meps-set-for-final-crack-at-clean-energys-problem-child/feed/ 0 Closing the energy performance gap of buildings https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/closing-the-energy-performance-gap-of-buildings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/closing-the-energy-performance-gap-of-buildings/#respond Mon, 15 Jan 2018 05:48:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1204115 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/closing-the-energy-performance-gap-of-buildings/feed/ 0 To finance the energy transition, EU leaders must restore their ambition https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/to-finance-the-energy-transition-eu-leaders-must-restore-their-ambition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/to-finance-the-energy-transition-eu-leaders-must-restore-their-ambition/#comments Wed, 10 Jan 2018 05:34:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1202805 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/to-finance-the-energy-transition-eu-leaders-must-restore-their-ambition/feed/ 1 EU deal sets off race to renovate Europe’s building stock https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-deal-sets-off-race-to-renovate-europes-building-stock/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-deal-sets-off-race-to-renovate-europes-building-stock/#respond Wed, 20 Dec 2017 06:56:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1200953 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-deal-sets-off-race-to-renovate-europes-building-stock/feed/ 0 EU deal on ‘nearly zero energy buildings’ by 2050 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-deal-on-nearly-zero-energy-buildings-by-2050/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-deal-on-nearly-zero-energy-buildings-by-2050/#comments Tue, 19 Dec 2017 15:52:17 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1200822 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/eu-deal-on-nearly-zero-energy-buildings-by-2050/feed/ 2 Our own homes are making us sick: Energy efficiency is part of the cure https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/our-own-homes-are-making-us-sick-energy-efficiency-is-part-of-the-cure/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/our-own-homes-are-making-us-sick-energy-efficiency-is-part-of-the-cure/#comments Tue, 19 Dec 2017 05:59:32 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1200069 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/our-own-homes-are-making-us-sick-energy-efficiency-is-part-of-the-cure/feed/ 1 EU governments are self-sabotaging the clean energy drive https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/eu-governments-are-self-sabotaging-the-clean-energy-drive/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/eu-governments-are-self-sabotaging-the-clean-energy-drive/#respond Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:55:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1200045 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/eu-governments-are-self-sabotaging-the-clean-energy-drive/feed/ 0 Building renovation can become ‘Europe’s biggest jobs programme’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/building-renovation-can-become-europes-biggest-jobs-programme/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/building-renovation-can-become-europes-biggest-jobs-programme/#respond Mon, 11 Dec 2017 06:20:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1198342 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/building-renovation-can-become-europes-biggest-jobs-programme/feed/ 0 A new era: The digitalisation of Europe’s energy system https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/a-new-era-the-digitalisation-of-europes-energy-system/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/a-new-era-the-digitalisation-of-europes-energy-system/#respond Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:01:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1198038 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/a-new-era-the-digitalisation-of-europes-energy-system/feed/ 0 Estonia calls off ‘trench war’ talks on EU building law https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/estonia-calls-off-trench-war-talks-on-eu-building-law/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/estonia-calls-off-trench-war-talks-on-eu-building-law/#respond Wed, 06 Dec 2017 08:56:39 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1197325 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/estonia-calls-off-trench-war-talks-on-eu-building-law/feed/ 0 ‘Committed’ Canete ups pressure on EU buildings law https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/committed-canete-ups-pressure-on-eu-buildings-law/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/committed-canete-ups-pressure-on-eu-buildings-law/#respond Tue, 05 Dec 2017 06:41:01 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1196821 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/committed-canete-ups-pressure-on-eu-buildings-law/feed/ 0 Finance expert: Small-scale energy efficiency loans deserve more EU attention https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/finance-expert-small-scale-energy-efficiency-loans-deserve-more-eu-attention/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/finance-expert-small-scale-energy-efficiency-loans-deserve-more-eu-attention/#respond Thu, 30 Nov 2017 06:25:30 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1195310 EURACTIV Czech Republic.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/finance-expert-small-scale-energy-efficiency-loans-deserve-more-eu-attention/feed/ 0 Are we there yet? Current state of the smart home market https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/are-we-there-yet-current-state-of-the-smart-home-market/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/are-we-there-yet-current-state-of-the-smart-home-market/#respond Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:15:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1193023 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/are-we-there-yet-current-state-of-the-smart-home-market/feed/ 0 Radiator valves: A simple trick to achieve CO2 targets in the building sector https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/radiator-valves-simple-trick-to-achieve-co2-targets-for-eu-building-sector/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/radiator-valves-simple-trick-to-achieve-co2-targets-for-eu-building-sector/#respond Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:05:35 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1192157 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/radiator-valves-simple-trick-to-achieve-co2-targets-for-eu-building-sector/feed/ 0 EU unveils proposal to clean up transport, boost electric vehicles https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/news/eu-unveils-proposal-to-clean-up-transport-boost-electric-vehicles/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/news/eu-unveils-proposal-to-clean-up-transport-boost-electric-vehicles/#comments Wed, 08 Nov 2017 12:02:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1189773 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/news/eu-unveils-proposal-to-clean-up-transport-boost-electric-vehicles/feed/ 1 Polish MEP under pressure on crucial EU energy saving law https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/polish-mep-under-pressure-on-crucial-eu-energy-saving-law/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/polish-mep-under-pressure-on-crucial-eu-energy-saving-law/#comments Mon, 16 Oct 2017 05:39:36 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1183650 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/polish-mep-under-pressure-on-crucial-eu-energy-saving-law/feed/ 1 France looks to solar power ‘prosumers’ to underpin energy transition https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/france-looks-to-solar-power-prosumers-to-underpin-energy-transition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/france-looks-to-solar-power-prosumers-to-underpin-energy-transition/#respond Fri, 13 Oct 2017 12:08:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1183340 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/france-looks-to-solar-power-prosumers-to-underpin-energy-transition/feed/ 0 Analyst: ‘Energy efficiency targets help, but they don’t go all the way’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/analyst-energy-efficiency-targets-help-but-they-dont-go-all-the-way/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/analyst-energy-efficiency-targets-help-but-they-dont-go-all-the-way/#comments Fri, 13 Oct 2017 04:55:05 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1182015 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/analyst-energy-efficiency-targets-help-but-they-dont-go-all-the-way/feed/ 1 Policymakers set eyes on next wave of EU lighting laws https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/policymakers-set-eyes-on-next-wave-of-eu-lighting-laws/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/policymakers-set-eyes-on-next-wave-of-eu-lighting-laws/#respond Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:07:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1182880 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/policymakers-set-eyes-on-next-wave-of-eu-lighting-laws/feed/ 0 Buildings law gets preliminary stamp of approval from European Parliament https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/buildings-law-gets-stamp-of-approval-from-european-parliament/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/buildings-law-gets-stamp-of-approval-from-european-parliament/#respond Thu, 12 Oct 2017 04:41:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1182568 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/buildings-law-gets-stamp-of-approval-from-european-parliament/feed/ 0 Lighting https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/lighting/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/lighting/#respond Wed, 11 Oct 2017 11:40:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1182400 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/lighting/feed/ 0 Peter Liese MEP: ‘Intelligent lighting has biggest saving potential’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/peter-liese-mep-intelligent-lighting-has-biggest-saving-potential/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/peter-liese-mep-intelligent-lighting-has-biggest-saving-potential/#respond Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:56:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1182401 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/interview/peter-liese-mep-intelligent-lighting-has-biggest-saving-potential/feed/ 0 Lighting for well-being [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/lighting-for-well-being/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/lighting-for-well-being/#respond Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:19:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1182372 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/lighting-for-well-being/feed/ 0 Fire safety boosted by EU’s quest for efficient buildings https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/fire-safety-boosted-by-eus-quest-for-efficient-buildings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/fire-safety-boosted-by-eus-quest-for-efficient-buildings/#comments Wed, 11 Oct 2017 05:00:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1180001 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/fire-safety-boosted-by-eus-quest-for-efficient-buildings/feed/ 1 Renewables loophole threatens to dilute EU buildings law objectives https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/renewables-loophole-threatens-to-dilute-eu-buildings-law-objectives/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/renewables-loophole-threatens-to-dilute-eu-buildings-law-objectives/#respond Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:02:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1181084 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/renewables-loophole-threatens-to-dilute-eu-buildings-law-objectives/feed/ 0 Energy performance of buildings https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/energy-performance-of-buildings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/energy-performance-of-buildings/#respond Mon, 09 Oct 2017 04:46:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1181450 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/special_report/energy-performance-of-buildings/feed/ 0 Revision of EU buildings law offers chance for ‘multiple benefits’ wins https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/revision-of-eu-buildings-law-offers-chance-for-multiple-benefits-wins/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/revision-of-eu-buildings-law-offers-chance-for-multiple-benefits-wins/#comments Mon, 09 Oct 2017 04:46:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1180224 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/revision-of-eu-buildings-law-offers-chance-for-multiple-benefits-wins/feed/ 1 Sefcovic: France and EU ‘on the same wavelength’ on the energy transition https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/sefcovic-france-and-eu-on-the-same-wavelength-on-the-energy-transition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/sefcovic-france-and-eu-on-the-same-wavelength-on-the-energy-transition/#respond Thu, 05 Oct 2017 11:50:48 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1180990 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/sefcovic-france-and-eu-on-the-same-wavelength-on-the-energy-transition/feed/ 0 Energy efficiency and growth, the Chinese way https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/energy-efficiency-and-growth-the-chinese-way/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/energy-efficiency-and-growth-the-chinese-way/#respond Wed, 04 Oct 2017 05:19:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1179192 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/energy-efficiency-and-growth-the-chinese-way/feed/ 0 Renovation is about more than just energy savings https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/renovation-is-about-more-than-just-energy-savings/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/renovation-is-about-more-than-just-energy-savings/#respond Mon, 02 Oct 2017 05:00:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1175920 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/renovation-is-about-more-than-just-energy-savings/feed/ 0 Stars are (almost) aligned for energy efficiency projects in Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/stars-are-almost-aligned-for-energy-efficiency-projects-in-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/stars-are-almost-aligned-for-energy-efficiency-projects-in-europe/#respond Tue, 26 Sep 2017 05:00:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1177954 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/stars-are-almost-aligned-for-energy-efficiency-projects-in-europe/feed/ 0 Will new EU buildings law help pave the way for an electro-mobile future? https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/will-new-eu-buildings-law-help-pave-the-way-for-an-electro-mobile-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/will-new-eu-buildings-law-help-pave-the-way-for-an-electro-mobile-future/#comments Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:23:53 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1177420 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/will-new-eu-buildings-law-help-pave-the-way-for-an-electro-mobile-future/feed/ 1 Is German climate leadership being sacrificed on the altar of coal? https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/is-german-climate-leadership-being-sacrificed-on-the-altar-of-coal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/is-german-climate-leadership-being-sacrificed-on-the-altar-of-coal/#comments Thu, 21 Sep 2017 05:59:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1176874 https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/opinion/is-german-climate-leadership-being-sacrificed-on-the-altar-of-coal/feed/ 3 Scrapping old cars and boilers: Hulot’s first measures for decarbonising France https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/scrapping-old-cars-and-boilers-hulots-first-measures-for-decarbonising-france/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/scrapping-old-cars-and-boilers-hulots-first-measures-for-decarbonising-france/#respond Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:24:07 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1176780 https://www.euractiv.com/section/air-pollution/news/scrapping-old-cars-and-boilers-hulots-first-measures-for-decarbonising-france/feed/ 0 It’s cheaper to save energy than to buy it, despite misleading claims https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/its-cheaper-to-save-energy-than-to-buy-it-despite-misleading-claims/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/its-cheaper-to-save-energy-than-to-buy-it-despite-misleading-claims/#respond Fri, 15 Sep 2017 09:39:15 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1175496 “Energy efficiency is too expensive, will increase costs to consumers and push people into energy poverty” - this is a claim made by some commentators in Brussels recently. As the Energy Efficiency Directive is being negotiated in the Parliament, Jan Rosenow reveals how little truth there is to such claims.

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EU lawmakers back 40% energy efficiency target for 2030 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/meps-back-more-ambitious-energy-efficiency-target/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/meps-back-more-ambitious-energy-efficiency-target/#comments Fri, 08 Sep 2017 08:25:06 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1172975 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/meps-back-more-ambitious-energy-efficiency-target/feed/ 1 Will the 2030 EU Energy Package protect the right to energy for all Europeans?  https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/will-the-2030-eu-energy-package-protect-the-right-to-energy-for-all-europeans/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/will-the-2030-eu-energy-package-protect-the-right-to-energy-for-all-europeans/#respond Fri, 08 Sep 2017 04:06:02 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1172997 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/will-the-2030-eu-energy-package-protect-the-right-to-energy-for-all-europeans/feed/ 0 Better energy efficiency measures could cut UK costs by billions https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/better-energy-efficiency-measures-could-cut-uk-costs-by-billions/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/better-energy-efficiency-measures-could-cut-uk-costs-by-billions/#respond Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:21:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1172426 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/better-energy-efficiency-measures-could-cut-uk-costs-by-billions/feed/ 0 Green MEP: EU member states did not learn from VW scandal https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/interview/green-mep-eu-member-states-did-not-learn-from-vw-scandal/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/interview/green-mep-eu-member-states-did-not-learn-from-vw-scandal/#comments Mon, 04 Sep 2017 09:39:26 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1171684 EURACTIV Greece in an interview.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/electric-cars/interview/green-mep-eu-member-states-did-not-learn-from-vw-scandal/feed/ 1 Germany’s energy transition slowed down by the general elections https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germanys-energy-transition-slowed-down-by-the-general-elections/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germanys-energy-transition-slowed-down-by-the-general-elections/#comments Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:04:35 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1171396 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/news/germanys-energy-transition-slowed-down-by-the-general-elections/feed/ 1 The vote you’ve never heard of – and why it can change Europe’s investment climate https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/the-vote-youve-never-heard-of-and-why-it-can-change-europes-investment-climate/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/the-vote-youve-never-heard-of-and-why-it-can-change-europes-investment-climate/#respond Thu, 20 Jul 2017 15:22:20 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1163564 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/the-vote-youve-never-heard-of-and-why-it-can-change-europes-investment-climate/feed/ 0 Could a blockchain-based electricity network change the energy market? https://www.euractiv.com/section/electricity/news/could-a-blockchain-based-electricity-network-change-the-energy-market/ Thu, 13 Jul 2017 04:44:06 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=1161669 Energy performance of buildings: Time to put efficiency first https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/energy-performance-of-buildings-time-to-put-efficiency-first/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/energy-performance-of-buildings-time-to-put-efficiency-first/#respond Thu, 06 Jul 2017 03:41:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1159684 https://www.euractiv.com/section/energy/opinion/energy-performance-of-buildings-time-to-put-efficiency-first/feed/ 0