Buildings of all types in Europe account for 40% of its energy consumption, 36% of its CO2 emissions and 55% of its electricity consumption. This means that savings of emissions and energy in buildings is vital to meeting the EU's climate and energy targets.To date, renovation rates remain low in the EU and renovating the existing building stock to make it more energy efficient remains a challenge.
The experts of the Policy Learning Platform on low-carbon economy have prepared a policy brief which analyses Interreg Europe projects dealing with this issue and gives a clear overview on how to tackle the widespread problem.
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The Policy Learning Platform is the second action of Interreg Europe. Its aim is to boost EU-wide policy learning and sharing of good practices in research and innovation, competitiveness of SMEs, low-carbon economy, or the environment and resource efficiency. The platform is a hub of knowledge and services for regional policy makers across Europe to learn from their peers and benefit from expert support. Join today our community to improve the effectiveness of your regional development policies and programmes.
On 7 December 2017, Vila Nova de Gaia Municipality organized the 3rd Local Living Lab meeting, in the framework of the LOCARBO project.
The event gathered 10 ...
The Theme of the 4th SMART-MR project Workshop is Transit Oriented Development (TOD)
FI Campus is a 3-day event for all ESIF financial instruments practitioners from across the EU
This seminar will be dedicated to a presentation of all cross-border action plans by PASSAGE partners.
EU Green Week will explore ways in which the EU is helping cities to become better places to live and work. 2018 theme is 'Green cities for a greener future'.
The project partner meeting in Finland will include study visits, discussions on ZEROCO2 topics and a visit from Anneli Jäätteenmäki, MEP.