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Post date: 28 Mar 2012
Type: News

For all interested potential sponsors a visit of the ground floor of the Berlaymont building will be organised on 17 April 2012. Interested sponsors are requested to make contact in due time with the responsible EC services as listed in the Call text.
Post date: 22 Mar 2012
Type: News

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Post date: 2 Feb 2012
Type: News

To read more about this report, please click here.
Post date: 31 Gen 2012
Type: Publication

The Commission Green Paper proposes to launch a number of new policy initiatives and a public debate in Europe with all interested parties for accelerating the wide deployment of innovative high-quality lighting solutions, which are based on light emitting diode (LED) and organic LED technologies and commonly referred to as 'Solid State Lighting' (SSL). The Green Paper addresses both the demand and supply side.
Post date: 27 Dic 2011
Type: News

To read the EU press release, please click here.
Post date: 21 Dic 2011
Type: News

This comprehensive new Energy Efficiency Plan is a response of the Commission to the call of the European Council of 4 February 2011 to take 'determined action to tap the considerable potential for higher energy savings of buildings, transport and products and processes'. It is available in all official EU languages here. 
Post date: 9 Dic 2011
Type: Publication

Post date: 29 Nov 2011
Type: Publication

Buildings are responsible for around 40% of energy consumption and 36% of the CO2 emissions in the European Union. The European legislation aims to achieve a significant reduction in the energy consumption of buildings, thus helping to combat global warming and strengthen the EU’s energy security. Large energy savings will also enable households to drastically reduce their bills. It is therefore essential that Member States fully apply this legislation.
Post date: 28 Nov 2011
Type: News