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  • Dzīvo siltāk: (Latvija): semināri par pieejamo atbalstu energoefektivitātes pasākumu īstenošanai daudzdzīvokļu ēkās
    March 23, 2017

    Ekonomikas ministrija un Attīstības finanšu institūcija Altum informatīvās kampaņas „Dzīvo siltāk” ietvaros 2017. gada februārī uzsāk semināru ciklu par pieejamo valsts atbalstu energoefektivitātes pasākumu īstenošanai daudzdzīvokļu ēkās.

  • FEDARENE - ROGER LERON AWARD 2017
    March 23, 2017

    -PRESS RELEASE-   FEDARENE has launched the 3rd edition of Roger Léron Award #RogerLeronAward   FEDARENE is pleased to announce the launch of the 3rd edition of the Roger Léron Award.  The launch and opening date for nominations took place on 1 March and runs until the 1 May, 2017. The purpose of this Award is to nominate an individual for their acknowledge persistency, who is bringing a successful contribution to sustainable energy at the regional and / or local level in Europe.  

  • Commission welcomes agreement on clearer energy efficiency labelling rules
    March 22, 2017

    On 21 March 2017, negotiators of the European Parliament and the Council agreed on a revised energy efficiency label and the relevant regulatory framework. The current A+++ to G labels for products will be replaced by a clear and easier to use A to G labels.   This will make energy labels more understandable for consumers and help them make better informed purchasing choices. The measure will be accompanied by the introduction of a public database making it easier for citizens to compare the energy efficiency of household appliances.  

Publications

  • Ten things you didn't know about European energy - Infographic
    March 22, 2017

    In February 2017, the European Commission released an infographic on clean energy, energy efficiency, clean technology, and energy innovation in the European Union, to help consumers become better acquainted with the facts and figures of energy consumption in the EU.   The infographic provides information on the following topics:  

  • Mediterranean energy transition: 2040 scenario
    March 21, 2017

    This document is the summary of the Mediterranean energy transition scenario findings, elaborated and developed within the framework of the cooperation between the Mediterranean association of the national agencies for energy conservation (MEDENER), the Mediterranean energy observatory (OME) and the French Environment and Energy Management Agency - ADEME.  

  • Functionality and Flexibility in Residential Electric Installations
    March 20, 2017

    In this series of white papers on the electrical installations of houses, flats and residential units, Leonardo Energy aims to stimulate carefully considered design, taking into account how the occupants live and their needs and wishes. These white papers are mainly targeted to architects, specification writers, decision makers, installers and students.     Chapters