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The H2020 project 4RinEU, coordinated by Eurac Research, aims to define technologies, methodologies and business models to increase the uptake of deep renovation in the European building stock.  
Post date: 19 Nov 2020
Type: Case

Join the team from the International Passive House Association for their new series:   iPHA Q&A with PHI!   Once a month, iPHA will sit down with experts from different departments at the Passive House Institute to hear about the work they do, what they offer and how you can make the most of those offerings!  
Post date: 16 Nov 2020
Type: Event

Energy Saving Tools is a web page that includes a set of tools for introducing energy saving actions in our daily life. It is possible to receive tips for energy efficiency in the field of building performances, electrical appliances, use of renewables and mobility.   In particular, for improving the energy performance of the building, the tool requests a set of basic information, in order to understand the current situation:
Post date: 2 Nov 2020
Type: Tool

For decades, companies have relied on disposable plastic packaging to bag and contain products worldwide.  
Post date: 27 Oct 2020
Type: News

Fifth Symposium on Urban Mining and Circular Economy VIRTUAL EVENT / 18-20 November 2020 + 8th international symposium on energy from biomass and waste VIRTUAL EVENT / 16-19 NOVEMBER 2020   https://www.venicesymposium.it/   SUM 2020 is going virtual!   This year's edition of the Symposium will be held as a fully virtual event from 18-20 November 2020.
Post date: 20 Oct 2020
Type: Event

Construire ou rénover soulève de nombreuses questions et amène à faire des choix parfois compliqués.   Le salon ENERGIES + CONSTRUCTION  apporte des solutions concrètes et abordables à ceux qui veulent construire ou améliorer leur habitat.  
Post date: 20 Oct 2020
Type: Event

As the new Queensferry High School (QHS) welcomes its first influx of pupils, international design practice Ryder Architecture has outlined the building’s low carbon qualities.  
Post date: 12 Oct 2020
Type: News

Three days of full power at glasstec VIRTUAL, knowledge transfer and networking at the new digital interactive format of the world's leading trade fair glasstec. In the Conference Area, top-class lectures by renowned speakers will inform about topics relating to glass production, processing and finishing as well as glass products and applications.
Post date: 21 Sep 2020
Type: Event

Abstract: Innovative designs, such as those taking place in nearly zero-energy buildings, need to tackle Life Cycle Cost, because reducing the impact of use can carry other collateral and unexpected costs. For example, it is interesting to include the evaluation of end-of-life costs by introducing future activities of selective dismantling and waste management, to also improve the environmental performance of the demotion project.
Post date: 14 Sep 2020
Type: Publication

In the district of Statz in Mühlbachl, the local social housing agency implemented a residential project with three energy efficient buildings with 26 apartments and an overall surface of around 1270 m2, that reached the level klimaaktiv gold, the highest one according to the local energy standard.  
Post date: 9 Sep 2020
Type: Case