EVERYTHING ABOUT GEG ENERGY LAW
The Building Energy Act came into force on November 1, 2020. It basically regulates how the house is built or technically equipped and sets some new specific values, for example in relation to the basic energy requirements of the house. What builders and owners should consider.
Up until now there have been two laws in Germany on saving energy in buildings.
On the one hand the Energy Saving Ordinance (EnEV) and on the other hand the Renewable Energies Heat Act (EEWärmeG). The New Building Energy Act (GEG) replaces both and also brings with it some changes and new regulations. „However, the current level of energy requirements for new buildings and renovations will not be tightened,“ according to the website of the Federal Ministry of the Interior, Building and Society (BMI) and „Increases in construction and housing costs“. avoided.”