- The campaign
- National Initiatives
MEP's are supporting us. What about yours?
The EU imports more and more of its primary energy. By 2011 they had risen to nearly 54% - in large part due to increased energy use in buildings. This means that the EU became dependent on foreign imports on the 26th July in 1995. With increasing energy demand, the EU became dependent on foreign imports as early as the 18th June in 2011, an extra 38 days of energy dependence!
Watch the Renovate Europe Video on EU Energy Dependence to learn more!
A Study by Copenhagen Economics
The Renovate Europe Campaign was initiated by EuroACE (The European Alliance of Companies for Energy Efficency in Buildings). It is calling for an ambitious roadmap to be drawn up on how to triple the annual renovation rate of the EU building stock from the current rate of 1% to 3% by 2020 and to ensure that the aggregate result of those renovations leads to an 80% reduction of the energy demand of the building stock by 2050 as compared to 2005... Read More