Kurzstudie: Energy Efficiency Obligation Scheme (Dänemark)

The Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) (2012/27/EU), adopted on 25 October 2012, requires European
Union EU Member States (EU MS) to set indicative national energy efficiency targets ensuring that the
EU reaches its target of saving 20% of primary and final energy consumption by 2020 compared to
business-as-usual projections.

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Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)


Kurzstudie: Action Plans for the Aquatic Environment and Green Growth Agreement (Dänemark)

Denmark has been a forerunner in climate policy for several decades. Exceeding international targets (such as the targets imposed by the European Union (EU)), it aims to be a fossil fuel independent society by 2050.

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Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)


Kurzstudie: Modal Shift Policy (Schweiz)

The Swiss modal shift policy is an ambitious policy package designed to shift freight transport from
roadways to railways. The modal shift policy has been advocated in both Germany and Switzerland by
representatives from a wide political spectrum, but the appropriate policies to achieve this target were
never enacted in Germany in a manner similar to Switzerland.

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Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)


Kurzstudie: Tax Deduction Scheme (Belgien)

The Belgian tax deduction scheme for energy saving investments was introduced in 1992 and is
currently the only policy instrument at national level aimed at promoting energy efficiency in the industry.

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Bridging European and Local Climate Action (BEACON)


Technical Note: Low-emission mobility & transport (Englisch)

Auf den Verkehr entfallen im Jahr 2015 etwa 25% der Treibhausgasemissionen in Europa. Die Emissionen stammen hauptsächlich aus Kraftstoffen für den Verkehr auf der Straße. Ziel dieser Technical Note ist es, aktuelle Vorgehensweisen bei der Modellierung von Strategien für den Übergang zu einem kohlenstoffarmen Verkehr zu diskutieren. Die Studie ist Teil des EUKI-Projekts Climate Recon.

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CLIMATE RECON 2050 – EU-interner Austausch zur Bewusstseinsbildung und Aufbau von Kapazitäten für langfristige Klimastrategien


Diskussionspapier: Enhancing the quality of life in Polish cities with energy and resource efficient revitalization

A study by The Polish Academy of Sciences revealed that in the next 30 years the population of all 66 major Polish cities with over 100,000 inhabitants will shrink, in some cases by as much as 50%. Two main factors responsible for this condition are aging population and migration to suburbs (PAN 2017).

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REVIPOWER – Energie- und ressourceneffiziente Quartierssanierungen in polnischen Städten