Council is expected to adopt its Common Position (incorporating the agreement reached with the European Parliament) in the first half of 2010. The European Parliament’s adoption of the proposal at second reading without amendments however has been postponed to 17 May 2010. This is because the Commission, Council and Parliament are still negotiating an inter-institutional agreement on the changes resulting from the entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty.
A Council Document on the adaptations resulting from the entry into force of the Treaty of the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) as regards the proposal on the energy performance of buildings can be found here:
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