Innovative policy sets that aim at the nZEB

31. 05. 2013

In many countries transforming the building sector is one of the key elements for moving the energy system towards low carbon. Very long reinvestment cycles, large capital intensity and a rather heterogeneous ownership structure make this transformation a challenge for governments to identify policy paths that comply with the long-term targets.


This report provides a comprehensive list of different instrument options all of which are targeting at modernisation measures in the building sector thus addressing the multiple and often target-group specific barriers in the built environment.


Report that provides an overview and assessment of principle integrated policy sets that aim at the nZEB standard is available in Publications/Innovative policy sets for nZEB.