On 14 November, the European Parliament’s Industry, Research and Energy Committee voted on parts of the reform on the Renewable Energy Directive (RED III)

The European Commission has published its Staff Working Document and the executive summary on the evaluation of the New Legislative Framework (NLF). 

The United Kingdom Government will continue to recognise the CE product marking in Great Britain for a further 2 years, allowing business to use either UKCA or CE markings.

The 2022 edition of the European Environment Agency (EEA) report on fluorinated greenhouse gases (F-Gases) has been published. It provides a summary of the production, import, export and destruction of fluorinated greenhouse gases in the EU since 2007.

UL Solutions, a global leader in applied safety science, announced and addressed latest advances in heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) testing at the 2022 Eurovent Summit, which took place on 25–28 October 2022 in Antalya, Türkiye. HVACR safety science experts from UL Solutions provided insights on regulatory requirements, flammable refrigerants, ultraviolet-C and sanitation for the HVACR industry.

On Monday 28 November 2022, the European Commission will hold the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Consultation Forum meeting on the review of the regulations on professional refrigeration products (Regulations EU 2015/1095 and 2015/1094).

On 18 October 2022, the European Commission adopted its 2023 Commission work programme setting out its ambitions.

On 14 September 2022, President von der Leyen gave her third State of the Union speech, listing the challenges that our Union faces and outlining her vision for resolving them.

The Eurovent Summit Opening Ceremony by the Eurovent President will be held on 25 October at the garden terrace of the Akra Hotel, with an opening speech by the Eurovent President Raul Corredera Haener. Powered by Systemair, it will hold a ribbon cutting session as a signature of the commencement of the Summit.

Several changes took place in the lead EP ENVI Committee: New lead Rapporteur appointed, and new Shadow Rapporteur to be appointed soon.