Date: 9 March 2021
Time: 16:00 - 18:00pm CET | 11:30 – 13:00 EST
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This webinar, the first of a series on Energy Efficiency in Buildings and Housing, will feature high-level presentations in the EU and Canada's overarching plans and investment strategies to boost energy-efficient renovations in buildings, as part of their sustainable economic recovery strategies.
- Session one (16:15 - 16:50 CET) will look at the Government of Canada’s overarching plan to boost energy-efficient renovations in buildings towards its net-zero by 2050 and how it supports sustainable economic recovery. It will also present how the Canadian Infrastructure Bank will channel investments into energy-efficient retrofits as part of its plan to Grow the Economy and Create Jobs.
- Session two (17:05 - 17:40 CET) will focus on the EU economic recovery plan and highlight the main features of Next Generation EU and the recovery plan. It will investigate how instruments like the EU Recovery and Resilience Facility, and new programmes like InvestEU and the Just Transition Mechanism can channel investments for building renovations.