Windows replacement in National Recovery Plans

July 2020 - Glass for Europe

Windows replacement in National Recovery Plans

Windows replacement ticks all the boxes of the recovery fund: relaunching the economy in a sector deeply impacted by the COVID-19 crisis, creating jobs, delivering energy efficiency e CO2 cuts, improving EU citizen lives (e.g. energy poverty). Member States should be encouraged to allocate part of the Recovery Fund to finance building renovation and window

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Glass for Europe answers to the Consultation on the Renovation Wave

Yesterday, 8 July, Glass for Europe answered to the Consultation on the Renovation Wave initiative for public and private buildings.  By way of the renovation wave, the European Commission aims at increasing the low decarbonisation and renovation rates for improving the energy efficiency of the EU building stock. In its answer, Glass for Europe stressed

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How to boost recovery in Europe’s flat glass sector

The economic impacts of the COVID19 crisis in Europe are already evident although some may completely reveal in a few months. It is clear that several industrial sectors such as the flat glass industry will be hit hard and weakened by this crisis. While we witness a timid restarting of the economy, the level of

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Boosting recovery in Europe’s flat glass sector post COVID-19 pandemic

Boosting recovery in Europe’s flat glass sector post COVID-19 pandemic Safeguarding an essential value-chain for Europe’s decarbonisation   Throughout Spring 2020, Europe has been severely hit by the COVID19 pandemic. Europe’s flat glass sector reacted promptly to ensure health and safety in all their operations and to take part to the fight against the pandemic

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