Code
Sector
Title
Status
Type
Starting Year
Description (Open PDF)
Household
Rational Use of Energy by Promoting the Thermal Insulation of Buildings (76/492/EEC)
Completed
Legislative/Normative
1976
Household
Reduction of energy requirements for buildings in the Community (79/167/ECSC)
Ongoing
Legislative/Normative
1979
Household
Energy Certification of Buildings (93/76/EEC - SAVE)
Completed
Legislative/Informative, Legislative/Normative
1994
Household
Community framework for the taxation of energy products and electricity (Directive 2003/96/EC)
Ongoing
Fiscal/Tariffs
2003
Household
Public Awareness Campaign for an Energy Sustainable Europe
Completed
Information/Education
2004
Household
Energy Performance of Buildings (Directive 2002/91/EC)
Completed
Legislative/Informative, Legislative/Normative
2006
Household
Ecodesign for simple set-top-boxes
Ongoing
Legislative/Normative
2009
Household
Energy Performance of Buildings EPBD Recast (Directive 2010/31/EU)
Ongoing
Legislative/Normative
2012
Tertiary
European GreenLight Programme
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2000
Tertiary
Code of Conduct EICTA (EACEM) External Power Supplies (stand-by losses)
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2000
Tertiary
European Green Building Programme
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2005
Tertiary
Energy Performance of Buildings (Directive 2002/91/EC)
Completed
Legislative/Normative
2006
Tertiary
Code of Conduct on Energy Consumption of Broadband Equipment
Unknown
Co-operative Measures
2007
Tertiary
Ecodesign Directive for Energy-using Products (Directive 2005/32/EC)
Completed
Legislative/Normative
2007
Tertiary
Code of Conduct on Data Centers
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2008
Tertiary
Code of Conduct on Energy Efficiency and Quality of UPS
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2008
Tertiary
Recast Ecodesign Directive for Energy-related Products (Directive 2009/125/EC)
Ongoing
Legislative/Normative
2010
Tertiary
Energy Performance of Buildings EPBD Recast (Directive 2010/31/EU)
Ongoing
Legislative/Normative
2012
Industry
Voluntary labelling of electric motors (CEMEP/EU Agreement)
Completed
Co-operative Measures, Information/Education/Training
2000
Industry
Motor Challenge Programme
Ongoing
Information/Education/Training
2002
Industry
E2MAS
Unknown
Legislative/Informative
2003
Industry
Community framework for the taxation of energy products and electricity (Directive 2003/96/EC)
Ongoing
Fiscal/Tariffs
2003
Industry
European Green Light Programme
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2007
Industry
Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control IPPC (Directive 2008/1/EC)
Completed
Legislative/Informative
2008
Transport
Community framework for the taxation of energy products and electricity (Directive 2003/96/EC)
Ongoing
Fiscal
2003
Transport
Promotion of Biofuels or other Renewable Fuels for Transport (Directive 2003/30/EC)
Completed
Financial, Fiscal
2004
Transport
Promotion of Renewable Energies: Strategy for Biofuel
Ongoing
Legislative/Normative
2005
Transport
Promotion of clean and energy-efficient road transport vehicles (Directive 2009/33/EC)
Ongoing
Co-operative Measures
2010
General cross-cutting
Green Paper on Energy Efficiency (2005)
General Energy Efficiency / Climate Change / Renewable Programmes
2005
General cross-cutting
Action Plan 2006 for improving Energy Efficiency in the EU
General Energy Efficiency / Climate Change / Renewable Programmes
2007
General cross-cutting
Energy End-use Efficiency and Energy Services ESD (Directive 2006/32/EC)
General Energy Efficiency / Climate Change / Renewable Programmes
2008
General cross-cutting
Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) - Directive 2012/27/EU
General Energy Efficiency / Climate Change / Renewable Programmes
2014