How the landlord-tenant dilemma of the heating transition can be solved

Thermal insulation

The pressure on property owners to carry out energy-efficient renovations and convert their heating supply to renewable energies is growing, partly due to CO2 pricing and the amendment of the Building Energy Act. The modernisation levy and subsidies offer little incentive for landlords to invest in the heating transition, while tenants are not sufficiently protected […]

Revision der europäischen Gebäudeenergieeffizienzrichtlinie

Forum Heat Turnaround in Brussels

The Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) plays a crucial role in reducing energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions in the European Union. As negotiations are ongoing for the latest revision of the EPBD, aimed at increasing ambitions for rebuilding and upgrading the building stock, the upcoming edition of IKEM’s Forum Wärmewende will explore its […]