GCI-UICP becomes GCP Europe: The voice of €fficient building engineering services
AIE congratulates the team of GCP Europe (former GCI-UICP) with their new website, name and strapline. Take a look at: www.gcpeurope.eu. Representing installers in the heating, ventilating, air conditioning and sanitary industries, GCP Europe is the voice for those who provide energy efficiency solutions for the built environment. Installers are responsible for delivering significant environmental improvements by designing and installing systems that encourage the better use of energy in our buildings.
Status report BPIE on compliance with article 4 of the Energy Efficiency Directive
Article 4 of the Energy Efficiency Directive required that all Member States develop strategies which incentivise investments into the deep renovation of the building stock. Strategies are meant to provide confidence to building owners to invest in building renovation, and to the market to invest in the supply chain, but the approach taken so far in the 10 analysed strategies falls short of achieving this objective.
Adoption of the Climate and Energy Package for 2030 by EU heads of Member states: Energy Compromise
On Thursday 23 October the EU heads of Member states adopted the Climate and Energy Package for 2030 and concluded to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40%, and to increase energy efficiency and renewables by at least 27%.
PRESS RELEASE: Excellent performance of Young European Electricians at Euroskills' 2014 competition in Lille!
Saturday evening, all candidates received a Certificate of Excellence from AIE's General Secretary Evelyne Schellekens.
We congratulate the golden, silver and bronze boys!!
She stressed in her speech towards the candidates and the experts that everybody should be proud of its participation as selected representatives for their country for the Electrical Installations competition in Lille! She stated: "Keep your passion for your sector and share it with others, since you are an example for others that will choose for a profession within the electrical installation branch. You all had a unique experience and you have an excell note to place on your curriculum vitae! Don't you ever forget that!"
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