BPIE discussion paper – Investing in the European buildings infrastructure

An opportunity for the EU’s new investment package

The triple targets of the new European Commission’s 300 billion Euro investment package for Europe – jobs for the young, the revival of the economy and the stimulation of growth – can be achieved in one go if a significant part of the investment is spent in the right sectors. Just 20% of the package, i.e. 60 billion Euro, would be sufficient to kick-start the market for building renovation.

It is widely recognized that Europe’s buildings encompass a significant investment opportunity, as they are in dire need of renovation. So how can this be achieved?

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