In the construction industry, the popularity of sustainability and its benefits have been on the rise in recent years.
Post date: 19 Dec 2018
The purpose of this report is to help public authorities who are responsible either for implementing and monitoring Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) or for devising PPP policy to define and plan ex-ante those performance indicators that will demonstrate that the objectives of the PPP have been accomplished, together with the data required as supporting evidence.
Post date: 27 Nov 2018
The REVALUE project partners have published a fact sheet for valuers, outlining the priorities and providing recommendations. Regulators and professional bodies are recognising the importance of energy efficiency in building stock; they are encouraging valuers to work with their clients to collect more comprehensive building data.
Post date: 30 Aug 2018
On 25 June, in collaboration with BUILD UP, the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) organised a webinar to invite architects to engage with piloting the Level(s) scheme. The event was moderated by Dr. Judit Kimpian, Chair of the ACE Sustainability Work Group and organised as part of a project supported by the Creative Europe programme. Speakers discussed the aims, applicability, case studies and benefits of the Level(s) scheme and outlined ways of participating in the testing phase.
Post date: 9 Aug 2018
This publishable report integrates all the knowledge gained from the CERtuS project in an easy-to-use hand book that aims to inform the CERtuS target groups and the wider public about the Project achievements. It is addressed principally to Municipalities and the public sector, but it may be equally useful to the ESCOs, financing entities, policy makers and to all parties interested in Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy systems integration in the building sector.
Post date: 8 Aug 2018
The Trust EPC South consortium invites you to attend its final event, organised within the framework of the European Sustainable Energy Week 2018 taking Place in Brussels, Belgium on 5 June 2018.
During the workshop, energy efficiency building renovation and Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) market opportunities in Europe will be discussed. The event will also involve the presentation of available tools and services to simplify and scale up the energy efficiency and EPC markets.
Post date: 9 May 2018
As scientists say, the potential of prefabricated housing market in Central and Northern Europe is predicted to grow. According to the market study conducted by experts of Roland Berger GMBH, the prefabricated housing market volume and price are expected to be favorably driven by a number of trends. It’s promising to projects like BERTIM.
Post date: 15 Feb 2018
Gestiegene Nutzeranforderungen, komplexer werdende gesetzliche Rahmenbedingungen und die daraus resultierenden höheren Technisierungsgrade von Gebäuden sind verbunden mit zunehmenden Herausforderungen für einen wirtschaftlichen, funktions- und bedarfsgerechten Betrieb der Gebäude. In der Planungs- und Bauphase müssen dafür die Voraussetzungen geschaffen werden.
Post date: 8 Dec 2017
Buying and moving into a new building that has been specially designed for the client's use should be a fantastic experience. But that is not always the case; often there is a gap between the client’s expectations and the performance of the asset that is delivered. In order to address this issue, the Government of the United Kingdom developed the Government Soft Landings (GSL).
Post date: 8 Dec 2017
by Gary Clark
Post date: 7 Dec 2017