Recasting of Energy Labelling and Energy Performance of Buildings Directives Comes to an End

IEEP Analysis Briefing: Energy

On 18 May, the European Parliament formally adopted the recasts of two central pieces of EU energy efficiency legislation: the framework Directive on energy labelling from 1992 and the energy performance of buildings Directive dating from 2002. This marks the formal end of a recasting process which began with Commission proposals in November 2008.