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4th ZEB Insight : Incentive Schemes for Energy-Efficient Buildings in the EU and Korea
4th ZEB Insight: Incentive Schemes for Energy-Efficient Buildings in the EU and Korea
Did you know that buildings are the largest energy consumer by sector in the EU economy? Buildings are responsible for 40% of the EU energy consumption and 36% of the greenhouse gas emissions, as about 35% of the EU's buildings are over 50 years old. In Korea where 37% of the building stocks are over 30 years old, buildings claimed 17% of the total national energy consumption in 2018. Improving building energy performance is crucial for both the EU and Korea in achieving their climate goals.