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A 30% energy efficiency target, efficient buildings, clarified ecodesign framework and measures, smarter finance to help Europe grow while meeting its climate goals easer.    
Post date: 2 Dec 2016
Type: Publication

Accompanying the document Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2012/27/EU on Energy Efficiency  
Post date: 1 Dec 2016
Type: Publication

  Accompanying the document Proposal for a Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council amending Directive 2010/31/EU on the energy performance of buildings    
Post date: 30 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

  The Ecodesign Working Plan is part of EC's new Clean Energy package, which was released on 30 November 2016.  
Post date: 30 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL on the promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources (recast) - COM(2016) 767 final     This European Commission proposal for a revised Renewable Energy Directive is part of EC's new Clean Energy package, which was released on 30 November 2016.  
Post date: 30 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

This European Commission proposal for a revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) puts into practice the key element of the Energy Union: "Energy efficiency first!" The proposal is part of EC's new Clean Energy package, which was released on 30 November 2016.  
Post date: 30 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

Proposal for a DIRECTIVE OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL amending Directive 2012/27/EU on energy efficiency - COM(2016) 761 final     This European Commission proposal for a revised Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) puts into practice the key element of the Energy Union: "Energy efficiency first!" The proposal is part of EC's new Clean Energy package, which was released on 30 November 2016. 
Post date: 30 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE, THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS AND THE EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK - COM(2016) 860 final     This Commission Communication, released on 30 November 2016, presents a package of measures to keep the European Union competitive as the clean energy transition is changing global energy markets.  
Post date: 30 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

For the first time, a single document has been drafted by the European Commission providing an overview of  the activities and projects funded by EU programmes supporting the EU heating and cooling strategy which was adopted in February 2016.  
Post date: 24 Nov 2016
Type: News

Overview of support activities and projects of the European Union on energy efficiency and renewable energy in the heating & cooling sector​   Horizon 2020, Framework Programme 7 and Intelligent Energy Europe programmes  of the European Union    
Post date: 24 Nov 2016
Type: Publication