News from the Sector

London
October 28, 2016

In a landmark decision for both the environment and human health, January 1, 2020 has been set as the implementation date for a significant reduction in the sulphur content of the fuel oil used by ships.more

Berlin, Germany
January 01, 2016

On January 01, 2016, the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy launched its new Energy Efficiency Incentive programme which provides support for the modernisation of heating and ventilation systems in the home. more

Berlin, Germany
August 12, 2015

On August 12, 2015, the Federal Cabinet (Germany) adopted the legal basis for the implementation of the "national energy-efficiency label for old heating installations". Since January 1, 2016 the new efficiency label...more

Berlin, Germany
June 01, 2015

June 1, 2015 marked the end of the transitional period of the European CLP Regulation, i.e. the regulation on the classification, labelling and packaging of substances and mixtures. It makes the “Globally Harmonized System of...more

Berlin, Germany
March 06, 2015

On March 6, 2015, the Bundesrat approved the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy's draft of the Act to Implement Parts of the Energy Efficiency Directive. The Act is to require large companies to undertake...more