Lithuania

On April 2015, NIB and the Republic of Lithuania signed a loan agreement, totalling EUR 100 million, with a maturity of 20 years, to improve energy efficiency in public and residential buildings.The long-term loan will finance the renovation of apartment buildings with a total surface area of 4 million square metres and 49 public buildings, mainly hospitals, health centres and community centres. 
Post date: 15 May 2015
Type: News

The Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) and the Republic of Lithuania have signed a loan agreement, totalling EUR 100 million, with a maturity of 20 years, to improve energy efficiency in public and residential buildings. The long-term loan will finance the renovation of apartment buildings with a total surface area of 4 million square meters and 49 public buildings, mainly hospitals, health centers and community centers.  
Post date: 15 May 2015
Type: Link

Tęsdami glaudų bendradarbiavimą, Lietuva ir Europos investicijų bankas (EIB) pasirašė sutartį dėl “Jessica II” fondo steigimo ir dėl 1,3 mlrd. eurų paskolos 2014–2020 m. JESSICA II fondasŠiandien pasirašyta sutartimi EIB taps JESSICA II fondo valdytoju ir paskirstys 150 mln. eurų  2014-2020 Europos Sąjungos fondų lėšų, skirtų Lietuvos Vyriausybės patvirtintos Daugiabučių modernizavimo programos vykdymui – svarbiam ir tarptautinio pripažinimo sulaukusiam Vyriausybės prioritetui, kurį įgyvendina ir valstybė, ir savivaldybės. 
Post date: 13 May 2015
Type: News

 On 7 May 2015, Lithuania and European Investment Bank (EIB) established JESSICA II fund. Furthermore, they signed an agreement on a EUR 1,3 billion loan facility. JESSICA II agreementThrough the signed deal, some EUR 150 million from the 2014-2020 EU Structural and Investment Funds will be made available to the Lithuanian government's “Multi-apartment Building Modernisation Programme” - a key Government priority with national and municipal support, and international recognition. Co-financing loan
Post date: 13 May 2015
Type: News

Individual EU Member States are to follow distinctive paths in meeting their obligations under the Renewable Energy Directive (including their legally binding 2020 targets) in accordance with their different available resources and their own unique energy markets. Their national renewable energy (RES) action plans map out these distinctive paths, covering:
Post date: 3 May 2015
Type: Link

Article 2 of the EPBD recast defines a nearly zero-energy building as “a building that has a very high energy performance, as determined in accordance with Annex I [of the Directive]. The nearly zero or very low amount of energy required should be covered to a very significant extent by energy from renewable sources, including energy from renewable sources produced on-site or nearby”.
Post date: 10 Mar 2015
Type: Publication

FEDARENE is pleased to announce the launch of the 1st edition of the Roger Léron Award. The purpose of this Award is to acknowledge persistency and a proactive approach, bringing a successful contribution to sustainable energy at the regional and / or local level in Europe. 
Post date: 9 Mar 2015
Type: News

Final deadline to apply for the Sustainable Energy Europe Awards has been extended to 16 March 2015.  The Sustainable Energy Europe Awards are the EU reference prize for sustainable energy projects in Europe.
Post date: 3 Mar 2015
Type: News

The 3rd edition of the Green Building Solutions Awards powered by Construction21 promises to be exceptional, especially with the International Conference for Climate coming up in December in Paris. And, in addition to the 9 countries currently covered by the network*, the competition will open to new partners from around the world.
Post date: 2 Mar 2015
Type: News

EuroACE's press release following the launch of the European Union Energy Union framework. The release of the Energy Union framework acknowledged the need for improvement of the building stock in the EU. With the building sector accounting for 61% of the EU's gas imports and construction accounting for 9% of EU GDP, buildings count as a 'big thing'.
Post date: 27 Feb 2015
Type: News