multi-family houses

 Project summaryThree multi-family houses built between 1949 and 1957 have been modernised and given an energy efficient retrofit with the aim of achieving a CO2-neutral heat supply. The urban densification of the existing space by construction of a fourth (new) building and the addition of another floor on each of the three existing buildings made this project, located in an attractive area in Munich's city center, financially attractive for the building owner, the housing company GWG Munich. Project highlights
Post date: 8 Apr 2015
Type: Case

The Building Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) has researched and developed an ambitious roadmap for Bulgaria which will help the country progress towards the implementation of nearly Zero-Energy Buildings and dramatically reduce the national level of energy consumption and related carbon emissions. BPIE research recommends a holistic policy approach which can deliver on energy, climate and economic goals.
Post date: 16 Nov 2012
Type: Publication

European legislation on buildings (EPBD) and energy efficiency (EED) requires European member states to develop strategies on how to progressively transform their national building stocks into an energy performing and climate neutral built environment. Very low or ‘nearly Zero-Energy Buildings’ will become mandatory for all new constructions from 2020 onwards.
Post date: 16 Nov 2012
Type: News