The recast of the EPBD back in December 2021 had the main aim to reduce energy consumption and reach the climate targets. However, this revamp is supported by the construction industry. In fact, industry associations and companies are pushing for the implementation of minimum energy performance standards (MEPs) which should be economically feasible and be accompanied by financial support.
In the construction sector, the support for renovation is also gaining a momentum as an alternative to new buildings. In fact, renovation is often cheaper than dismantling a building and build a new one.
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