Financing, socio-economics

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This webinar is part of the training modules offered by the District Energy in Cities Initiative.   It provides key insights of business models to ensure the viability of district energy projects for both heating and cooling systems.  
Post date: 8 Úno 2021
Type: Event

  Around 400 million tons of construction and demolition waste, excluding excavation materials, are yearly generated and then mostly landfilled in EU.   On the other hand, concrete is the most widely used material in building, with a growing trend towards prefabrication.  
Post date: 8 Úno 2021
Type: Event

The Efficient Buildings Community has released new materials with the portfolio of digital tools developed by the Modular Projects of the community and with the synthesis of the main policy recommendations arisen from the ground experience of the projects.  
Post date: 8 Úno 2021
Type: Publication

To register for the EEFIG plenary meeting, you are required to use your EU login.   EEFIG organises annual plenary meetings that are open to all members and interested parties. The next plenary is taking place on 9-10 February 2021 in virtual format.
Post date: 8 Úno 2021
Type: Event

The BREEAM Awards go online for 2021   The BREEAM Awards is an annual celebration that proudly recognises the people, projects and organisations that are leading the way with significant achievements in sustainable building design, development and management.  
Post date: 2 Úno 2021
Type: Event

42 projects will receive €70M of funding to support the clean energy transition under the final H2020 Energy Efficiency Call.   The final H2020 Energy Efficiency Call for proposals closed last September and a record–number of 352 project proposals were submitted in the 10 different topics targeting the buildings, finance, consumer and public authorities sectors.  
Post date: 29 Led 2021
Type: Novinky

The European Commission has provided fresh funding to continue the work of the European Local Energy Assistance (ELENA) facility, implemented by the European Investment Bank (EIB).   Under the new agreement, the initiative will support projects across its sustainable energy (€30 million) and sustainable transport (€5 million) portfolios.
Post date: 29 Led 2021
Type: Novinky

The European Commission has asked advisors to rework the EU’s green finance taxonomy rules after member states rejected draft implementing guidelines, unhappy about the exclusion of gas as a “transition” activity towards net-zero emissions.   “On Wednesday, 20 January, we requested the Platform on Sustainable Finance to provide further input on the taxonomy framework,” said Aikaterini Apostola, an EU Commission spokesperson.  
Post date: 29 Led 2021
Type: Novinky

  Az eCentral projekt hazai záróeseményének fókuszában az épületek energetikai felújításához felhasználható pénzügyi források bemutatása áll.   Bemutatjuk nemcsak a következő időszakban elérhető uniós pályázati forrásokat, de a Magyarországon még szokatlan konstrukciók, illetve a mintaprojektek tanulságait, valamint egy hazai önkormányzati jó példát is.  
Post date: 27 Led 2021
Type: Event

The concept of the circular economy promotes a more efficient use of resources and the reduction of waste.   The construction sector is one of the most resource and waste intensive economic activities, generating 30% of all waste in the EU.  
Post date: 27 Led 2021
Type: Publication