public buildings

”Casa Verde Plus” adds to the renewable energy solutions financed in the basic programme ”Casa Verde” investments in increased energy efficiency, thermal insulation, LED lighting, green roofs and ecological materials.   Both ”Casa Verde” and ”Casa Verde Plus” address residential and public buildings.   For more information (in Romanian) please click on the links provided below.
Post date: 11 Aug 2016
Type: Link

On April 2016, Government Soft Landings (GSL) policy became mandatory, alongside Building Information Modelling (BIM) Level 2, on centrally-procured UK public projects.
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: Link

The international conference “Energy Performance Contracting for Public Buildings” will take place on 15 November 2016 in Esslingen am Neckar, Germany. Representatives of public authorities, national and regional decision makers, organisations, municipalities, facilitators, interested Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), contractors, and other stakeholders are invited to delve into different aspects of Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) and learn more from speakers with perspectives in various EPC business models.  
Post date: 4 Jul 2016
Type: Event

The evaluation of the German KfW promotion funds for communal non-residential buildings by the Fraunhofer Institute IFAM, showed a significant increase of the investment volume for the years 2011 to 2014. While between 2007 and 2011 in total 625 million € have been spent into the energy efficiency of public non-residential buildings, the years 2011 to 2014 resulted in 1.4 billion € investment. About 608 million € of the investments have been financed by KfW programmes for 1400 objects in total.
Post date: 30 Mar 2016
Type: News

Die Evaluierung der KfW-Förderung für kommunale Nichtwohngebäude durch das Fraunhofer Institut IFAM ergab eine deutliche Steigerung des Investitionsvolumens für die Jahre 2011 bis 2014. Während in den Jahren 2007 bis 2011 noch 625 Mio. EUR unter Zuhilfenahme von KfW-Förderung in die Energieeffizienz von öffentlichen Nutzgebäuden investiert wurde, waren es 2011 bis 2014 1,4 Mrd. EUR. 608 Mio. EUR davon wurden über KfW-Programme in insgesamt 1400 geförderten Objekten finanziert.
Post date: 30 Mar 2016
Type: News

  A2PBEER is a four-year research project (2013-2017) partially financed by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union, aiming to develop a cost-effective energy efficient retrofitting methodology for public buildings, drawing on the expertise of over 20 partners from 11 European countries.  
Post date: 22 Sep 2015
Type: Link

In Ukraine, as in many other countries, existing legislation made it difficult for the private sector to help public buildings such as: kindergartens, schools and hospitals become more energy efficient.  
Post date: 10 Sep 2015
Type: News

New analysis by the Coalition for Energy Savings of national reports on the implementation of the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) reveals that central governments have not shown leadership in ending the waste of energy in their own buildings. 
Post date: 22 May 2015
Type: News

An institute in Belgium is about to start retrofitting renovation works. Pupils and teachers have been involved with new courses, visits and an open-doors day. Improving the energy efficiency of existing buildings is a formidable sustainability challenge.
Post date: 21 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