awareness raising

This year, the World Green Building Week, the annual event organised by the World Green Building Council (World GBC), aims to empower the green building community to deliver green buildings for everyone, everywhere. The evetnt will take place from 25 September to 1 October 2017.  
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Type: Event

From 16 to 18 June 2017, at the Mid-year International Passive House Open Days, organised by the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and its international Affiliates, Passive House homes, offices and construction sites will be open to the public in order to raise people's awareness about the fact that a Passive House is much more tha
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News

From 16 to 18 June 2017, at the mid-year International Passive House Open Days, organised by the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and its international Affiliates, Passive House homes, offices and construction sites will be open to the public in order to raise people's awareness about the fact that a Passive House is much more tha
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News

From 16 – 18 June 2017, the mid-year International Passive House Open Days, put on by the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and its international Affiliates, will take place for the 2nd year in a row.
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: Event

The resilient city is changing by building new social, economic and environmental responses that allow it to face environmental and historic challenges.   Cities are engines of national growth and dynamic in their governance systems and capacities. Resilience is now a necessary component of sustainable development, first of all by influencing the organisational and management models of urban systems. A resilient city is also a safer, less polluted and livable city. Resilience seems to be the only possible answer in urban and socio-economic terms.  
Post date: 29 May 2017
Type: Event

As the 2020 milestone for both EU and French domestic climate and energy goals approaches, the energy savings contest CUBE 2020 gets more relevant than ever.  It is indeed a solution for owners and users of commercial and educational buildings to efficiently commit to saving the required 25% of energy imposed by French legislation to be reached before 2020. The 200 candidates of the two previous editions of the CUBE 2020 contest, a one-year long competition, saved 10 to 15% of energy on average within a year.  
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: News

The report, released in the framework of the RENEW SCHOOL project, presents the design and description of the activities undertaken within 16 school projects in Austria, Belgium, Copenhagen, Italy, Poland and Slovenija.   The main objectives of these projects were:  
Post date: 18 May 2017
Type: Publication

Since January, the BUILD UP webportal is accessible in seven languages in order to foster exchange of information among peers across Europe.   Although translation is automatically generated, we would be interested in your views on whether this feature helps you find relevant content in your language.   The survey consists of 7 succinct questions, and shall not last more than 5 minutes.  
Post date: 18 May 2017
Type: News

After nearly two years of collaboration between ten partners from Spain, Croatia, Poland and the Netherlands, the FosterREG project is coming to an end.    FosterREG is a European Horizon 2020 project aimed at enhancing the capacity of public authorities to plan, finance and manage integrated urban regeneration for sustainable energy uptake.
Post date: 15 May 2017
Type: News

dena – the Germany Energy Agency- in partnership with the energy service provider ista, the German Tenants’ Association and the Federal Ministry of Construction habe carried out a nation-wide field test of consumption transparency in buildings in the project “Saving Money through Clever Heating”. The key outcome of the project was that tenants who receive monthly information on their heating consumption can reduce it by an average of 10 per cent.   For further information please visit the relevant dena webpage at the link provided below.
Post date: 4 May 2017
Type: News