energy efficiency

Rijeka wins European award for promoting energy efficiency

The northern Croatian Adriatic city of Rijeka has won an award for an ICT project aimed at promoting energy efficiency under the European iURBAN project, presented by the EUROCITIES network of major European cities.

Conference on sustainable building and energy efficiency held in Zagreb

Tenders for energy refurbishment of buildings with EU funding will be issued by the end of the year, which will create a potential for investing HRK 4 billion in energy upgrading, a conference on sustainable building and energy efficiency in Croatia said in Zagreb on Wednesday.

EBRD launches Reenova+ energy efficiency facility in Croatia

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) on Wednesday launched a EUR 60 million Reenova+ financing facility to encourage investment in the energy efficiency of the Croatian housing sector.

Croatia completing Low Carbon Development Strategy among first in EU

 In Croatia, the majority of buildings were built before 1990 and have either poor or no thermal insulation, which prompted the government to launch a comprehensive programme for the energy renovation of buildings.