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On Wednesday, 15th of December the Commission proposed the revision of the EPBD- an essential part of the EU’s Fit for 55 package. With the EU building stock responsible for 36% of EU greenhouse gas emissions and the current renovation rate of 1% per year, this revision is key to adopting legislation capable of achieving […]
eu.bac, European Building Automation and Controls Association thanks DG ENER and the Study team for delivering the final report on the preparatory study for Building Automation and Control Systems (BACS) and welcomes the opportunity to provide our feedback. We appreciate the Study Team’s findings that increased use of advanced BACS technologies will ensure higher energy […]
In this article, our President, Hans Smid, puts the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) into context and explains the benefits of implementing the Building Automation and Control System (BACS) requirements. With the Directive entered into force in May 2018 and the deadline for transposition expired in March 2020, we must not wait more […]