Community Research and Development Information Service - CORDIS

Framework programme


Programme funding

EUR 17 million

Official Journal Reference

L 3 of 1984-01-05

Legislative Reference

of 1983-12-22
To save energy in dwellings by assessing and comparing hybrid systems using advanced technologies and subsystems, by measuring and comparing elements for passive technologies in buildings and by developing measurement techniques, comparing models and validating, collecting and disseminating data in the field of energy audit.


Part of the first Framework Programme (1984-1987) under sub-activity 5.3: "Non-nuclear energies" and part of the Research Action Programme (RAP) "Non-nuclear energy sources".


Three areas:
- Evaluation of hybrid systems;
- Passive technologies;
- Energy audit.


The Commission, assisted by the board of governors of the Joint Research Centre (JRC), was responsible for carrying out the programme, which was executed in the Ispra establishment of the JRC.

Information was disseminated in accordance with Council Regulation (EEC) No 2380/74 of 17 September 1974 (Official Journal No L 255 of 20.9.1974), adopting provisions for the dissemination of information relating to research programmes for the European Economic Community.

The Commission submitted annual reports on the execution of the programme to the Council and the European Parliament. It was also required to submit a critical independent analysis of the programme.
Record Number: 2 / Last updated on: 2014-03-05