The DIACORE project started in April 2013 and is carried out under the Intelligent Energy – Europe programme. The aim of project was to ensure a continuous assessment of the existing policy mechanisms and to establish a fruitful stakeholder dialogue on future policy needs for renewable electricity (RES-E), heating & cooling (RES-H) and transport (RES-T).
The aim of this study is to analyse the cumulative costs of the most relevant EU legislation with a bearing on the glass and ceramic industries in the 28 EU Member States during the period 2006-2015. Specifically, the study objectives are to:
The EU Smart Cities Information System brings together project developers, cities, institutions, industry and experts from across Europe to exchange data, experience and know-how and to collaborate on the creation of smart cities and an energy-efficient urban environment.
Coordination and Assessment of Research and Innovation in Support of climate Mitigation Actions - CARISMA - supports the development and diffusion of options, both technologies and practices, for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Navigating the Roadmap for Clean, Secure and Efficient Energy Innovation (SET-Nav) - SET-Nav intends support strategic decision marking in Europe’s energy sector, enhancing innovation towards a clean, secure and efficient energy system.
The project Post-Carbon Cities of Tomorrow - foresight for sustainable pathways towards liveable, affordable and prospering cities in a world context (POCACITO) is a research project funded by the European Union's 7th Framework Programme for Research, Technological Development.
One of the priorities for the European Commission is GHG emissions and transport with a document awaited for 2016. This autumn will be essential for shaping this debate. Most expect that the post-2020 framework will be markedly different from the existing one, except that the European Commission has confirmed that standards will continue to play a role.