The April 2023 edition of the Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI) newsletter - including three new SRI factsheets related to the Domestic Hot Water, Electricity, and Monitoring & Control technical domains - has been released.

The December edition of the Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI) newsletter - including a new SRI factsheet on Heating Technical domain- has been released.

Last month, the Council of the EU reached an agreement on the proposal to revise the EPBD. The aims are to ensure that all new buildings are zero-emission by 2030 and that the existing buildings become zero-emission by 2050. 

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)

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

The EC DG-Energy published its assessment of shares on renewable energy sources (RES) in each Member State (MS) and in the European Union (EU) for the year 2020. Major findings on the shares of RES can be found in there.

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

The EU statistical pocketbook 2022 on EU energy in figures has been recently published. Major findings on the EU energy sector can be found in there.

The first trilogue meeting on the recast of the Renewable Energy Directive (RED III), took place and a short update from the reporting back on the negotiations in the EP ITRE and the Council is summarised here.

The European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (CINEA) has commissioned Ricardo to collect evidence on Horizon 2020 and IEE-II-funded energy efficiency related market surveillance projects to assess their impacts and effectiveness.