Energy Performance of Buildings: Comments on the European Parliament’s first reading voting results

Published:
29 May, 2009
Policies and Issues:
Energy Performance of Buildings

In view of the Council’s further proceedings on the Commission’s recast proposal on the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive COM 2008/780 (EPBD), and in the light of the European Parliament’s first reading voting results, Orgalime seeks the support of Regulators for its key positions.

Notwithstanding the long and difficult transposition process of the existing EPBD in member states and especially in their national building regulations and construction practices, significant steps forward have been made and have helped to achieve a better framework for energy efficiency actions in the building sector.

However, more needs to be done to explore the full potential of energy savings in buildings.

PP_recast EPBD_ EP_1st_reading_voting_results... (256.46 KB)Download
Responsible:
Sigrid Linher
Position:
Director Energy & Environment

Latest Tweets

Follow us on Twitter
RT @EU_H2020: RT @EU_H2020: Horizon Europe - with a proposed #EUBudget of €100 billion from 2021-2027 - tackles global challenges & delivers on the EU's…
4 hours 56 min ago
ICYMI - check out the new edition of our In Brief newsletter for all the latest Brussels developments affecting the… https://t.co/2rNljr8tGY
3 days 2 hours ago
RT @OrgalimeTrade: RT @OrgalimeTrade: Good news! @BelgiumMFA ratifies the EU-Canada #CETA agreement! https://t.co/7438BWGShv
3 days 7 hours ago