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Cosmina Marian

Communication Associate, BPIE (Non-profit)

Speaks English French Romanian


From design to implementation-innovative retrofitting approaches: EASEE project workshop

Around half of Europe’s buildings were built before 1975, in an era when energy efficiency, CO2 emissions and energy consumption were not a priority. Now a strong need arises to transform the most energy demanding buildings into energy efficient...

Transforming and stimulating the energy efficiency market: Zebra Project workshop

This workshop is organised in the context of the ZEBRA2020 project, to present best practice cases and tools that can support national policy makers and industry representatives to transform and stimulate energy efficiency in the buildings' market...

nZEB definitions across Europe: Status as of April 2015 - Factsheet

In 2010, the recast of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive [Directive 2010/31/EU] introduced the idea and requirement for nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB), particularly for new buildings. According to the EPBD, [a nearly zero energy...

CommONEnergy Data Mapper

An interactive and user-friendly Data Mapper was recently launched within the CommONEnergy EU-funded project to present the findings.   The first data series focuses on the building sector and includes information on the total floor area of non-...

ENTRANZE Online Scenario Tool

This tool performs calculated assumptions about the future deployment of nZEB and RES-H/C in the EU building stock while also assessing the corresponding costs, expenditures and benefits. The overall objective of the scenario development was to...

TABULA Building Typologies - Country Pages

The European project EPISCOPE was launched in April 2013 as a follow-up of the TABULA project. The typology concepts and contents developed during TABULA form an integral part of the new project and are therefore presented at this joint website...

Energy Performance Certificates (EPC) across the EU. Mapping of national approaches

BPIE just launched a report on Energy Performance Certificates. This report explores the national approaches to buildings efficiency certification and finds that Energy Performance Certificates (EPC) could be among the most important drivers of...

Launch of the ZEBRA2020 project website

The ZEBRA2020 website is now online. It will give you up-to-date information about the project outcomes and in 2015 it will also feature two tracking tools. ZEBRA2020 focuses on tracking the market transition to nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEBs)...

Ireland’s Sustainable Energy Supply Chain Opportunity

This report is the first to examine in detail how well the Irish supply chain is positioned to capture new business as a result of the anticipated investment in the sustainable energy related products and services needed to meet Ireland’s renewable...

National Building Institute (NBI) seeks ZNE and other exemplary high performance commercial projects

New Buildings Institute (NBI) continues searching for zero-net energy (ZNE) commercial projects in the United States. Share Your ZNE and Exemplary Commercial Building Project  Owners and design teams are encouraged to submit their...