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In 2002, the EU adopted the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), which set minimum efficiency standards for both residential and commercial buildings. It followed on from the 1993 SAVE directive limiting CO2 emissions by improving energy efficiency, which required member states to develop programmes in the building sector but did not include concrete measures.
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