EE in buildingsThe Ministry for regional development, building and municipal economy of Ukraine informs that on August 18, 2011 Scientific and technical council of the Ministry (further – STC) on the issues of technical regulations in construction held a meeting «On Ukrainian normative base development towards energy efficiency in buildings with the assistance of international projects». During the meeting the introductory plan for the implementation in Ukraine of the European normative documents dealing with construction and buildings was approved in the first reading. The further discussion will be held during the meeting of the STC presidium in September.

Taking into account the project focus on the reformation of the Ukrainian building sector while ensuring energy efficiency during the exploitation, the ministry is inviting interested parties to take part in the discussion. The parties are welcome to support the creation of the modern normative base, with the possibility of intellectual and financial contributions as the key means of reaching the goal – harmonization of normative base in buildings sector with EU standards.