The 5th edition of the BUILDINGREEN annual conference will be held on March 19, 2014 – the first day of the 14th edition of Bulgaria Building Week – the international specialized exhibition of energy efficient, ecological and functional construction held in Inter Expo Center – Sofia.
Attention will be drawn mainly to the latest trends in energy efficient buildings and renovation of building stock – priorities, strategies and policies for 2014 – 2020. The conference is a project by City Media Group . The media platform provides information, communication and marketing solutions in the fields of regional and urban development, investment projects, strategic infrastructure and energy efficiency. The BUILDINGREEN project is traditionally a part of the Bulgarian Building Week program.
The 2013 edition held discussions on topics such as the buildings responsible for more than 1/3 of energy consumption ,and for about 40 % of global emissions of CO2. It was concluded that this is the sector holding the greatest potential for energy savings. Energy efficiency in residential and public buildings remains a top priority in the regional development of the country during the period 2014-2020 .The measures in this area will be combined with renovation and improvement of urban environment. There are expectations to increase the use of financial engineering instruments.