The consortium of this European project, about Near Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB), has celebrated its 3rd periodic meeting on the occasion of the first anniversary of the launch of the initiative. This meeting, which took place at the facilities of Saint-Gobain Placo Ibérica in Madrid on October 22-23, has served as the stage to share their progress after the first twelve months of work, discuss the challenges which must be faced and determine what the next steps are.