Towards Zero Carbon Hospitals with Renewable Energy Systems
Post date: 9 Nov 2017
Getting to Zero
London Energy Transformation Initiative: Proposals For Energy Policy
This report, released by the London Energy Transformation Initiative (LETI), sets out four key proposals which will help all new buildings in London to operate at net zero carbon by 2030 and all existing buildings in the capital by 2050.
Post date: 29 Sep 2017
Solution sets for zero emission / zero energy school buildings - Guidelines for energy retrofitting
One of the purposes of the School of the Future project is to provide designers and planners with retrofit guidelines for concepts and technologies regarding energy efficiency and good indoor environment quality in school buildings - from simple, but significant energy reduction and indoor environment improvements up to the final target: Zero Emission Schools.
Post date: 8 Sep 2017
The project Next-Buildings (Next Zero Energy Buildings at lowest Cost by using Competitive Sustainable Technology), funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union, is about the demonstration of very low energy buildings. In all demonstrations, the ambition is net zero carbon/energy or better (active or plus-energy house).
Post date: 15 Aug 2017
The Interreg Europe ZEROCO2 project aims to:
Post date: 10 Aug 2017
To further support the energy transition in the building sector, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy have launched a funding initiative entitled “Solar Building / Energy-Efficient City”. More than 60 consortia from municipal administrations, research institutes and companies have applied for government funding.
Post date: 7 Aug 2017
48th International Congress and Exhibition on Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning
Towards healthy, sustainable and resilient buildings, settlements and cities with zero CO2 emission
Post date: 27 Jun 2017
the report From Thousands to Billions - Coordinated Action towards 100% Net Zero Carbon Buildings By 2050
, the WorldGBC calls for a dramatic and ambitious transformation towards a completely zero carbon built environment, through the dual goals of:
All new buildings must operate at net zero carbon from 2030
100% of buildings must operate at net zero carbon by 2050
Post date: 15 Jun 2017
After months of public consultation, the City of Sydney has fast-tracked the adoption of an action plan that will help it achieve net zero emissions by 2050, tackle waste and water usage, and scale up renewable energy use.
On 28 March 2017, the City of Sydney adopted an action plan that its leaders says will help it achieve carbon neutrality and ensure that half of its energy comes from renewable energy by 2050.
Post date: 12 Apr 2017
On 10 November 2016, the second Buildings Day at the UNFCCC COP22 took place in Marrakech. Morocco, organised by the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC).
Post date: 14 Nov 2016