Webinar 2: Europe 2020 (English)
Seminar 'Europe 2020': the Belgian perspective
A second webinar has been provided for, reflecting the discussions the SISCO partners had during a seminar on EU2020-policy. This policy wants to reduce CO2-Emissions by means of energy efficiency measures and increased use of biofuels or sustainable energy production. This seminar started with a number of presentation on the Belgium policy. A document with a summary of the discussion between the partners has been added in the end. For more information: please contact Kamp C.
Europe 2020 - Introduction
Mr. Ludo Helsen, deputé Province of Antwerp
There’s a saying that goes like this: "It is difficult to make predictions, especially about the future". What is the European statement?
Europa 2020 – Climate plan – Province of Antwerp
Mrs. Els van Praet, consultant climat and energy of the Province of Antwerp.
The province of Antwerp has three goals:
1. to become a climate neutral organisation by 2020
2. at least 20% municipalities climate neutral
3. stimulate citizens to realise reduction
Europa 2020 – Climate Policy of the city of Antwerp
Mrs. Greet Nulens, consultant climat and energy of the city of Antwerp.
Greet Nulens illustrate the goals of the city of Antwerp:
- 2020: At least 20% reduction of CO2-emission within the; entire urban area compared to 2005; At least 30% reduction of CO2-emission for the own organization compared to 2005.
- 2050: CO2-neutral
Europa 2020 – Nearly Zero Energy
Mr. Shady Attia, Researcher/PhD Candidate of the Université Catholique de Louvain.
EU has set an ambitious target to ensure that all new buildings are nearly zero energy buildings by 2020. Public buildings should comply with this requirement by 2018. What does it means Nearly Zero Energy in practice? Mr. Shady Attia illustrate and shows the different between European Countries.
Europa 2020 – Social Housing
Mrs. Katrien Van Uytsel, engineer of the social housing company Zonnige Kempen.
Europe 2020 - What are the dimensions of sustainability in social housing? Mrs Katrien Van Uytsel will explain and illustrate with realisations of social housing.