What’s Behind an Energy Efficient Building Renovation? REDay2015 disclosed the multiple benefits!

On the 15th of October 2015, Renovate Europe organised its annual high-level conference REDay2015, entitled “It’s More than Renovation...”. Sponsored by its partners Knauf Insulation and Eurima, the event literally put the spotlight on the speakers, who emphasised the multiple benefits that deep energy renovation of the existing building stock can deliver in different fields, at different levels…

Energy Renovation contributes positively to Urban Regeneration

JOINT PRESS RELEASE Brussels, 27th September 2017 The URBAN Intergroup and Renovate Europe organized a joint event on the topic Funding for Energy Renovation as a Stimulus for Urban Regeneration on Tuesday 26th September. The event was held in the context of the ongoing negotiations on the review of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, due to be voted in the EP early October, and…

2019 New EP and new Commission

#PrioritisePeople in #EP #2019Elections#ScaleUpEnergyRenovationWhy is Energy Renovation so important to EU Citizens?Citizens want politicians who address their real concerns – around cold homes, high energy bills, unhealthy schools and youth unemployment. And Citizens want policies which make a real difference – policies that will support local SMEs, create jobs throughout the…

Why the indoor renovation ripple effect could save our lives

By Adrian Joyce, Renovate Europe Campaign Director 22nd November 2018   Christmas is not just a time of mistletoe and wine with the family.  It’s a time of coughs, sneezes and wheezes as the temperature drops.  One reason for this is that we spend so much time indoors.  On average, we spend more than 21 hours of each day inside buildings and the colder it is outside, the more likely…

REDay2012

Stimulating jobs and growth in Europe 11 October 2012 – Brussels Renovating the existing EU building stock is a real economic opportunity for Europe. It is a revenue-generating activity which contributes to urban renewal, strengthens social cohesion, boosts economic growth by creating local non exportable jobs (up to 19 jobs created for every €1 million invested), and leads to high public…