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International Workshop on Impact, compliance and control of energy legislations

This workshop held in Brussels is the third of a series of four workshops co-organised by AIVC and ASIEPI (see ASIEPI WORKSHOPS for more information).  It has included a series of well structured country presentations, the view of various European associations, synthesis presentations and a panel discussion. More specifically, the workshop has focused on the following issues :

Tool's context

The energy performance of buildings is a key energy policy concern for Europe (Commission, Member States), addressed by several Directives, notably the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD). Buildings are responsible of 1/3rd of the total energy use in Europe, and the long term potential exists to cut consumption by half.
To achieve the ambitious goals set up by the Commission, reliable calculation tools are needed to predict with a reasonable accuracy the performances of new and refurbished buildings and to provide recommendations for improvements.

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