European Building Stock Observatory launched

European Building Stock Observatory launched

The European Commission has launched a new database on the EU’s building stock to monitor the energy performance of buildings across Europe. The database – called the EU Building Stock Observatory – provides information on buildings’ characteristics including their construction period, energy use, onsite renewable energy and renovation rates. The Observatory tracks energy performance levels […]

InnDEA Valencia examines the city’s needs for the Public Procurement of Innovation

InnDEA Valencia examines the city’s needs for the Public Procurement of Innovation

The procedure of Public Procurement of Innovation (PPI), seen as an important instrument of innovation policy, allows public authorities to encourage R+D+I processes and also the research of innovative solutions responding to the needs of the citizens.  InnDEA Valencia has examined the city’s needs to seek solutions by the Public Procurement of Innovation: energy efficiency and […]