This section curates the most relevant legislation on EPCs in the European Union
Council Directive 93/76/EEC
The first reference to the energy certification of buildings
Directive 2002/91/EC (EPBD 2002)
The first European Directive on the Energy Performance of Buildings
This Directive set the foundations for the development of energy audits.
The existing Energy Perfomance Certification systems in Europan countries has been developed based on this Directive.
The first European Directive on energy efficiency
This Directive introduced new concepts related to the next generation of energy performance certificates.
Scientific articles and reports about European legislation on Energy Performance Certificates.