There are 1.8 million electrical contractors across Europe working to decarbonise our building stock. Committed to the EU’s climate targets, they welcome the needed revision of the EPBD as it represents an unmissable opportunity to implement the following changes: investing in the modernisation and safety of electrical systems in buildings, making buildings ready for the
Powering green jobs growth with electrical contractors: The job potential of electric renovations and prosumer installations
Click here to download the report. Brussels, 13 July 2021 – EuropeOn, the European association of electrical contractors, just released a new report estimating that 383.000 jobs can be created between now and 2030 by deploying 3 key prosumer technologies: rooftop solar, prosumer batteries and electric vehicle charging points. It also shows that the EU Renovation Wave stands to create about 270.000
EuropeOn, the European association of electrical contractors, represents a sector comprised of 1.8 million professionals devoted to powering a green transition. Our long-term vision for Europe is a climate-neutral and job-driven economy. Therefore, we welcome the European Commission’s initiative to review the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) and the Renewable Energy Directive (RED) in order to
EuropeOn, the EU association of electrical contractors, welcomes the upcoming revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive. Buildings will be at the center of climate action and digitalisation in the coming years, as they are needed to support local deployment of renewables, to provide flexibility to power systems and enable the smart electrification of
26 January 2021, Brussels – In contrast with many recent pessimistic outlooks, EuropeOn, the European electrical contractors’ association, released a new report entitled “Business opportunities since Covid-19: Electrical contractors at the forefront of a green & digital recovery for Europe”. Electrical contractors, a sector that is comprised of over 1.8 million professionals across Europe, aim
Our Annual Conference is always the time to reflect on the important topics discussed at EU level, impacting EuropeOn members and electrical contractors the most. While this year’s edition had to move online, we made the best of the situation to invite policymakers and stakeholders to contribute to our discussions and made the event accessible
EuropeOn releases pioneer technical reference guide for Power over Ethernet installation (members only)
EuropeOn’s Technical Working Group has been striving to get ahead on Power over Ethernet, an emerging technology with great potential for the building sector but also for electrical contractors worldwide, and produce a pioneer technical installation guide.
Much needs to be done to provide for a fertile ground and a consumer-friendly transition to e-mobility. EuropeOn, representing electrical contractors, responsible for electric works, among which the installation of charging infrastructure for electro-mobility, has formulated a series of recommendations to guide the deployment of this electric infrastructure. Read the recommendations here.
EuropeOn, the electrical contractor’s association welcomes this initiative and supports the decarbonisation of Europe’s building stock. Electrical contractors employ the qualified professionals carrying out electrical work and installations in buildings and on infrastructure from solar PV and home batteries, EV-charging, heat-pumps and build- ing automation. A massive pan-European initiative investing heavily in renovation of electrical