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The European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) supports the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP). Operational since 1 January 2007, it represents the strategic continuity with enlarged objectives of the former cooperation programmes TACIS (for the Eastern European countries) and MEDA (for the Mediterranean countries).  
Post date: 2 kwi 2013
Type: Odnośnik

The EBRD is a large investor in central and Eastern Europe, as well as central Asia. It provides companies with the following forms of direct financing:  
Post date: 2 kwi 2013
Type: Odnośnik

This scheme is now closed. The eighth framework programme funding research, technological development, and innovation is Horizon 2020.   The complete name of FP7 is 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development. The programme has a total budget of over € 50 billion for the period 2007-2013. This represents a substantial increase compared with the previous Framework Programme FP6, a reflection of the high priority of research in Europe.
Post date: 2 kwi 2013
Type: Odnośnik

"Die Geräte helfen uns, die Lichtintensität, die Feuchtigkeit, die Temperatur und die Kohlendioxidwerte in unseren Klassenräumen zu messen", sagt Nohuthula Sibisi, Schülerin aus der Klassenstufe 10. Zusammen mit rund 30 weiteren Schülern gehört sie dem Energie-Detektive-Club an.Angestoßen hat das Pilotprojekt der deutsch-südafrikanische Forschungsverbund EnerKey. Ziel dieser Initiative ist es, die rasant wachsende Megacity-Region Johannesburg mit ihren heute mehr als zehn Millionen Einwohnern energieeffizienter zu machen.
Post date: 12 lut 2013
Type: Publication

This book discusses six environmental and three purely energy based certification systems along with four briefly discussed certification systems:• the British BREEAM Assessment Method• the US LEED Rating System• the German DGNB Certification System• the Australian Green Star Rating System• the Swedish Miljöbyggnad system• and the French HQE system• the European Green Building Programme• the Swiss Minergie Building Standard• and the German Passive House (Passivhaus) Standard• the Japanese CASBEE assessment system
Post date: 31 sty 2013
Type: Publication

‘In 2011, for the first time, European investments in renewable energies were higher than for conventional fuels. Europe already produces over 3.8 GW from wind power alone!’ said Oettinger, adding that there would be ‘no sustainable economic growth without sustainable energy’. The Commissioner promised ‘more jobs in renewable energy, on top of the million we have already created’.
Post date: 30 sty 2013
Type: Aktualności

One might ask why certify at all? The reasons vary from stronger branding with an environmental profile and ensuring a good indoor environment, to energy efficiency and “guaranteed” building quality leading to more tenants and higher occupancy rates which ultimately can give increased financial value of a building. All this leads to an important message which is to understand the certification systems and to be able to compare them on a good level.
Post date: 26 sty 2013
Type: Aktualności

BEEP database is a global one stop shop for building energy codes, labelling and incentive schemes implemented in the 28 IEA member countries, BRICS countries and Tunisia for a total of 34 countries. BEEP currently provides detailed information on more than 400 building energy codes, 200 labelling schemes and 200 incentive schemes.  
Post date: 6 lis 2012
Type: Tool

The jury for the 2012 Energy Efficiency Innovator Awards has selected the International Energy Agency’s Building Energy Efficiency Policies (BEEP) database as the winner in its “Projects” category. The prize will be bestowed to Dr Yamina SAHEB at the Energy Efficiency Innovator Awards Ceremony in Monaco on November 9th, 2012 .
Post date: 31 paź 2012
Type: Aktualności

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Post date: 5 paź 2012
Type: Termin