Inspection

NERO project (Cost reduction of new Nearly-Zero Energy Wooden)

NERO develops and demonstrates technical solutions, which significantly reduce the costs of new nearly Zero-Energy Wooden Buildings and districts compared to the current situation.   On site and nearby renewable energy system solutions are studied...

EIT InnoEnergy

EIT InnoEnergy: pioneering change in sustainable energy EIT Inno Energy was designated as a Knowledge and Innovation Community (Innovation Community) by the EIT's Governing Board on 16 December 2009 in Budapest. The priority area...

INSITER project

INSITER is a research project within the EU research programme “Horizon 2020”. The key innovation of INSITER is the intuitive and cost-effective Augmented Reality (AR) for self-inspection. The use of AR –that connects virtual and physical...

BUILT2SPEC project

Built2Spec (Built to specifications) is an EU-funded project carried out by 20 European partners. The project aims to revolutionise construction practices by introducing a new set of breakthrough technological advances for self-inspection...

Loans for energy saving interventions: Belgium

In Belgium loans are offered for energy savings interventions in residential buildings. Anyone that owns or rents a house can get this type of loan from Local Entities in the corresponding municipalities. Each Local Entitie has different...

Increased subsidies for on-site energy consultations - Germany

BAFA Zuschüsse für Vor-Ort-Beratungen erhöht   As of March 1, 2015, on site consultations are promoted by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology (BMWi) through more attractive subsidies and more ...

NSAI's Certified Air Tightness Tester Scheme

The National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI) operates a registration scheme that certifies testers to I.S. EN 13829:2000 - Thermal Performance of Buildings – Determination of Air Permeability of Domestic Buildings – (Single or Single...

Bâtiment et énergie

This series of web pages from the French Ministry of Housing describe the policy and measures taken in France in order to optimise the energy consumption of buildings. These energy policies are divided into three policy instruments:...

ARA - The Housing Finance and Development Centre of Finland

The Housing Finance and Development Centre of Finland (Asumisen rahoitus- ja kehittämiskeskus - ARA) is the administrative authority ensuring the quality of energy performance certification and of the Qualified Experts.

Future of Rural Energy in Europe (FREE) Initiative

The Future of Rural Energy in Europe (FREE) initiative gives a voice to all those who believe that rural energy needs are important issues both for those who live in the countryside and for European society as a whole. We want to make sure...