The law providing for the introduction of energy certificates
“From July 23, the law on the energy efficiency of buildings comes into effect, and one of the important initiatives within the framework of these changes is the implementation and development of energy certificates. Thanks to the energy efficiency certification procedure, building owners will receive complete information about the amount of energy consumption, possible reduction and recommendations for improving energy efficiency. As a result, it will save about 10% of energy every year,” said Deputy Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine Lev Partskhaladze, informs the press service of the Ministry of Regions.
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Energy efficiency certification is mandatory for all objects of new construction, reconstruction and capital repair, except for small objects with a minor impact class (СС1). It is carried out by an independent energy auditor, based on the results of which an energy certificate is drawn up. It is an integral part of the building passport of the construction site and is valid for 10 years.