The Slovak Innovation and Energy Agency (SIEA) has been established by the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic as a professional state subsidy organisation which makes an important contribution in the achievement of governmental energy policy objectives, principally by promoting energy efficiency, new energy technologies and renewables.
Among the many tasks that SIEA performs is the provision of professional competence for energy auditors, boiler inspectors and air-conditioning system inspectors.
Post date: 18 mar 2016
Best practice and practical advice on Building Home Energy Efficiency Advice Tools (HEET) - Report Want to know the outcomes and discussions from a best practice seminar on online energy efficiency advice tools? This report highlights different online energy efficiency advice tools that we believe represent the state of the art in this technology and can therefore be used to guide future versions of such tools. Please find the results in the URL.
Post date: 14 déc 2015
To demonstrate how Energy Performance Certificates databases are being used for monitoring purposes, the key features of existing systems across Europe were examined using information from the Buildings Performance Institute Europe and Request2Action partners.
Please find the results in the URL.
More information and contacts: http://building-request.eu/contact
Post date: 14 déc 2015
This scheme is now closed.
The Municipal Finance Facility – Energy Efficiency (MunSEFF) is an initiative of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Commission (EC) to develop and stimulate commercial bank financing to municipalities and their utility companies in Slovakia. The programme aims at stimulating implementation of energy efficient rehabilitation of municipal infrastructure.
Post date: 13 nov 2015
Investor Confidence Project (ICP) Europe is developing a suite of building energy renovation roadmaps - Energy Performance Protocols - that aim to reduce transaction costs by assembling existing standards and practices into a consistent and transparent process. These tools then enable a marketplace for building owners, project developers, utilities, public programmes and investors to trade in standardised energy efficiency projects.
Post date: 27 oct 2015
Take part in the ongoing call for contributions to unlock the potential of energy efficiency in buildings as a global asset. Open until 2 October 2015. Note that the most recent ICP Europe Technical Forum web meeting took place on Thursday 24th September.
Post date: 23 sep 2015
STAVEDU commences the implementation of the Roadmap established under Pillar I of the Build Up Skills project for Slovakia. The Roadmap identified key measures for setting up a national scheme and other measures for ensuring development of skills essential for the field of buildings to contribute to the fulfilment of the Europe 2020 targets.
Post date: 15 sep 2015
This report from the ZEBRA2020 project aims to set up a clear methodology for the definition of nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEBs) in the context of market tracking, both in new constructions and in (deep) renovations.
Post date: 4 sep 2015
Under the European Energy Efficiency Directive 2012/27/EU, EU countries should set up an energy efficiency obligation scheme. This scheme requires energy companies to achieve yearly energy savings of 1.5% of annual sales to final consumers.In order to reach this target, companies have to carry out measures which help final consumers improve energy efficiency. This may include improving the heating system in consumers' homes, installing double glazed windows, or better insulating roofs to reduce energy consumption.
Post date: 13 aoû 2015
New analysis by the Coalition for Energy Savings of national reports on the implementation of the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) reveals that central governments have not shown leadership in ending the waste of energy in their own buildings.
Post date: 22 mai 2015