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Kenya: Taxpayer Billions to Bail Out Spanish Power Line Builder

[Nation] Kenyan taxpayers have been forced to bail out a debt-ridden Spanish contractor building the Lake Turkana Wind power transmission line to ensure the project is completed by June.

Energy performance certificates across the EU

Publication / Report

Mapping of national approaches

Integrated Design Process (IDP) library

Tool / Instrument

A tool for shopping centres retrofitting developed by the FP7 project CommONEnergy

Europe’s buildings under the microscope

Publication / Report

Country-by-country review of the energy performance of Europe's buildings.

Don’t Tread on ENERGY STAR

hybridGEOTABS first newsletter (March 2017) online

hybridGEOTABS first newsletter contains a short introduction to the technology and objectives of the research project. It also gives a summary of progress as shared at the recent project meeting in Finland, in particular, the chosen demo buildings and technical developments.

Residential Energy Efficiency for Low Income Households (REELIH)

Web Resource

Residential heating energy accounts for more than 30 percent of energy use in most countries of Europe and Central Asia, and even more than 40 percent in the Balkans. Previous construction and heating methods did not focus on saving energy and the environment.

Green Solutions Awards: the 2017 edition has officially started!

On March 15, Construction21 launched the 5th edition of the Green Solutions Awards at MIPIM in Cannes, France. This international competition of sustainable buildings, districts and infrastructures is supported by ADEME and the Global Alliance for Buildings & Construction.

Creation of energy-efficient Buildings Renovation Action Plans for cities: guideline and application cases (Webinar) - 14.03.2017


In the last decade, the integration of Renewable Energy Sources in buildings and smart combination of technologies have been identified as key elements for renovations plans which pursue the horizon of Nearly Zero Energy Buildings.

Investment Plan for Europe: EUR 75 million to finance the construction of NZEBs in Sweden

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 75 million loan with real estate company Castellum for the construction of nearly zero-energy buildings (NZEBs) in Stockholm and Örebro, Sweden.


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