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Utrecht/London/Cologne – 2 November 2016 - The building sector accounts for around 20% of climate-changing emissions, and its energy demand is likely to double by mid-century without action, according to a Climate Action Tracker (CAT) analysis released today.  
Post date: 3 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

The European Research Conference: Buildings will take place on 1 March 2017 in Wels, Austria, in the context of the annual World Sustainable Energy Days 2017 (WSED), The conference presents new research results on energy-efficient and sustainable buildings. The event is part of the European Energy Efficiency Conference.    
Post date: 12 Oct 2016
Type: Event

 
Post date: 25 Aug 2016
Type: News

Project type : Extension + refurbishment Building Type : Other building Construction Year : 1920 Delivery year : 2012 Climate zone : [Cfb] Marine Mild Winter, warm summer, no dry season. Net Floor Area : 212 m2  Construction/refurbishment cost : 513,601 € Cost/m2 : 2,423 €/m2   Meuse Energie Nouvelle 2011 Label (New Energy in Meuse) Energy requirements management for historical patrimony buildings by EDF Rubans du patrimoine 2013 LQE 2013 Prize winner (Environmental Quality in Lorraine)  
Post date: 16 Aug 2016
Type: Case

On 29 July 2016, the European Commission published its recommendation on nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB).  
Post date: 9 Aug 2016
Type: Note

In der Initiative EnEff:Stadt werden innovative Forschungsprojekte gefördert, mit dem Ziel, den Energieverbrauch von Stadtquartieren zu verringern. In diesem Rahmen werden, neben der Entwicklung neuer Technologien und Planungsinstrumente, vor allem Pilotprojekte bei der integralen Planung, Umsetzung und messtechnischen Evaluierung von Stadtquartieren unterstützt. Eine besondere Gruppe von Projekten sind die Campusvorhaben. Innerhalb der Forschungsinitiative gibt es derzeit vier laufende Vorhaben, die als Ziel haben den Energieverbrauch eines Universitätscampus signifikant zu...
Post date: 8 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

The Call for Papers for the 15th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) - Building Simulation Conference 2017 (BS2017) is now open.  
Post date: 4 Jul 2016
Type: News

The 15th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) - Building Simulation Conference 2017 (BS2017) will focus on the state of the art in simulation tools, applications and new developments.
Post date: 4 Jul 2016
Type: Event

On June 28, 2016, the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) launched a new project aiming to ensure that all buildings are “net zero” by 2050.   The project involves eight green building councils from Australia, Brazil, Canada, German, India, the Netherlands, South Africa and Sweden initially, and Architecture 2030 as lead partner to provide technical expertise.  
Post date: 28 Jun 2016
Type: News

The NeZeR project promotes the implementation and smart integration of Nearly Zero Energy Building Renovation (NZEBR) measures and the deployment of Renewable Energy Sources (RES) in the European renovation market.  
Post date: 14 Jun 2016
Type: Publication