Very low energy buildings

The recent framework strategy of the “Energy Union” of the European Commission indicates that 75% of European households are energy inefficient. There is also great potential for energy savings in public buildings of the EU. The BUILD2LC project will contribute decisively to achieve the EU energy goals, with its overall objective to increase the energy rehabilitation of buildings, and pave the path that facilitates the transit towards the new standard of nZEB buildings.  
Post date: 24 Apr 2019
Type: Link

EMPOWER (More carbon reduction by dynamically monitoring energy efficiency) works on the exchange of good practices on dynamically monitoring energy efficiency in buildings, with special focus on the use of innovative financial instruments, in order to achieve more carbon reduction and to improve low-carbon economy policies.  
Post date: 24 Apr 2019
Type: Link

How can we choose the building performance simulation software that helps its users make the best decisions? This presentation explores the psychology of simulation users interacting with two similar simulation tools and tracks the different patterns of design exploration, outcome, and user satisfaction that result. It focuses on the importance of accurate real-time feedback to enhance the abilities of designers and building analysts.
Post date: 18 Apr 2019
Type: Event

Das Effizienzhaus (mit dem) Plus - Von der Marktreife zur Marktbreite?   Veranstaltungsort: Ludwig Erhard Haus, Fasanenstraße 85, 10623 Berlin Veranstaltungszeit: Mittwoch, 22. Mai 2019 von 09:30 bis 12:30 Uhr Veranstalter: Informations- und Kompetenzzentrum für zukunftsgerechtes Bauen (IKzB), ZEBAU - Zentrum für Energie, Bauen, Architektur und Umwelt GmbH  
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: Event

Das EU Horizont 2020-Projekt CoNZEBs (Solution sets for the Cost reduction of new Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings) kommt in die letzte Projektphase und wird die Projektergebnisse in allen vier Teilnehmerländern auf nationalen Veranstaltungen präsentieren. Die deutsche Veranstaltung, organisiert durch die ABG Frankfurt Holding und den Projektkoordinator Fraunhofer-Institut für Bauphysik, wird am 13. Juni 2019 in Frankfurt stattfinden.
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: Event

Passivhaus, zero carbon & health   The Welsh Government has set ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions (80% by 2050). Passivhaus offers a robust way to radically reduce energy consumption in the built environment whilst also eliminating fuel poverty and improving occupant health outcomes. This event aims to explore:  
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: Event

Last July 2018, the amended Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) entered into force, with a transposition deadline on 10th March 2020. Member States now have less than a year to implement new provisions on energy efficiency in buildings and building renovation.  On this occasion, a workshop will be organised by EuroACE (the European Alliance of Companies for Energy Efficiency in Buildings), with the support of Knauf Insulation, VELUX, and the C4E Forum.  
Post date: 17 Apr 2019
Type: Event

SEB-19 invites participation and paper submissions across a broad range of sustainability and energy related topics relevant to the main theme of Sustainability in Energy and Buildings. Applicable areas include sustainable design and of buildings, neighbourhoods and cities (built and natural environment); optimisation and modelling techniques; smart energy systems for smart cities; green information communications technology; and well as a broad range of solar, wind, wave and other renewable energy topics.  
Post date: 16 Apr 2019
Type: Event

YRSB19 – iiSBE Forum of Young Researchers in Sustainable Building takes place the 1st of July CESB19 from 2nd to 4th of July.   The main conference topics are: -Buildings and climate change Design strategies for energy efficient and climate-friendly buildings, design optimization tools, integrated design approach, best practice case studies
Post date: 16 Apr 2019
Type: Event

Register today!   EASME Project Advisors will be presenting the funding opportunities and will answer your questions. You are welcome to send your questions in advance to EASME-Energy@ec.europa.eu.   Programme
Post date: 15 Apr 2019
Type: Event