Home2 presentation

HOME2: towards reliable and safe accommodation for mobile students After the succesful closure of HOME in 2022, UIPI joins its succesor HOME² to continue our journey towards facilitating international student mobility who find themselves in unfamiliar territories, navigating a maze of foreign customs and unknown housing regulations with the threat of…

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The importance of One-Stop Shops (OSS) in Building Renovation

The importance of One-Stop Shops (OSS) in Building Renovation In the pursuit of energy efficiency and sustainable renovations, One-Stop Shops (OSS) for renovation – also referred to as Integrated Home Renovation Services – emerge as crucial catalysts, streamlining access to information, breaking down barriers, and providing crucial support for undertaking…

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Final Verdict on the EPBD

Final verdict on the EPBD: co-legislators opt for flexibility PRESS RELEASE 7 December 2023  Brussels, Belgium After nearly two full years of legislative procedure, the recast of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) negotiations reaches an end following the political agreement by co-legislators, the European Parliament and the Council,…

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European Parliament’s Plenary vote on EPBD

EPBD: European Parliament’s Plenary vote approves ambitious position PRESS RELEASE 14 March 2023 Brussels, Belgium The European Parliament’s Plenary approved its position on the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) on Tuesday (14 March), increasing the Commission’s ambition ahead of the negotiations with EU Member States.   A central piece of the…

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