MEPs address energy poverty, high costs

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A specialist puts together the housing of a MAN turbine at the plant in Hamburg, Germany.

Raise the point about the links between energy efficiency and the building sector


On March 16, Members of the committee on industry, research and energy (ITRE) at the European Parliament discussed three studies about the Implementation of the Energy Efficiency Directive and the draft report on the subject prepared by German MEP Markus Pieper from the Group of the European People’s Party (EPP).

“MEPs made note of the issue of competing and overlapping legislation that could affect the effectiveness of efficiency strategies and debated the advantages and disadvantages of the...


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