Prioritise Energy Renovation in the National Recovery and Resilience Plans!


At the July European Summit, EU leaders agreed a recovery package and the 2021-2027 budget to help rebuild the EU after the pandemic and boost investment in green and digital transitions. This is a unique opportunity to allocate this money towards energy renovation.

Member States are currently drafting National Recovery and Resilience Plans to be submitted to the European Commission as from the 15th of October, outlining where they will allocate the funding to be awarded from the EU Recovery Package.”

Prioritise energy renovation in the National Recovery and Resilience Plans!

This provides short answers to why buildings are so important for our health, why energy renovation is in line with the EU’s growth objectives and green priorities, what is the link between the Renovation Wave and the National Recovery Plans, whether the renovation sector is ready to deliver, and what kind of funding needs to be included for energy renovation in the National Plan.

This guide looks at some the practical aspects: how energy renovation complies with the assessment criteria, how it ties up with the European Semester, how DG REFORM’s support can help finance energy renovation, how to access this technical support and what other funds are available for energy renovation.