NZEB - Near Zero-Energy Buildings

QUALICHeCK project final publishable report     The Energy Performance of Buildings Directive of 2002 and its recast in 2010 have been key elements urging EU Member States to drastically reduce the energy use in buildings and pave the route towards Nearly-Zero Energy Buildings.  
Post date: 30 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

The Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) funded project Collaboration for Housing Nearly Zero-Energy Renovation (COHERENO), aimed to strengthen collaboration of enterprises in innovative business schemes for realising Nearly Zero-Energy Building (NZEB) renovations in single family owner occupied houses. The project focused on eliminating barriers for collaboration, providing enterprises with guidance on how to collaborate and on developing services for the different customer segments.   Major outputs of the project included:  
Post date: 27 Jun 2017
Type: Link

Το Energy Efficiency Conference 2017, που θα διεξαχθεί στην Αθήνα στις 29 Σεπτεμβρίου,  έχει ως στόχο την ανάδειξη των πιο αποτελεσματικών μεθόδων που εφαρμόστηκαν από κορυφαίες εταιρίες για να βελτιώσουν την ενεργειακή τους απόδοση, σε πολλαπλούς τομείς και διαδικασίες (παραγωγή, κτήρια, εσωτερικές λειτουργίες, υπηρεσίες).
Post date: 26 Jun 2017
Type: Event

The REHVA Journal June issue on Indoor environmental Quality Worldwide (Guest editor Atze Boerstra) is now available online at www.rehva.eu.   EDITORIAL 05 Towards HEAnZEBs! Atze Boerstra ARTICLES
Post date: 13 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

The MEnS Consortium is having the fourth and last Front Meeting of Skills, from Tuesday 20 June to Thursday 22 June 2017, at the University of Brussels (ULB) in Brussels, Belgium.   The Front Meetings of Skills is an interdisciplinary novel training activity created as part of a European funded project, MEnS, Meeting of Energy Professional Skills. To know more about MEnS, please visit the project website here: www.mens-nzeb.eu  
Post date: 12 Jun 2017
Type: Event

by Ralf Tinga (PRACSIS)     BUILD UP attended the third international workshop of ABRACADABRA, a project that encourages the development of building add-ons with integrated renewables. Building add-ons could be a solution to today’s low construction rates, but regulations are hampering their roll-out.    
Post date: 12 Jun 2017
Type: News

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

During the week of 19-25 June, several activities will take place on the islands of Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura and Tenerife in the context of the EUSEW 2017 Energy Days. The events will cover the following topics:   Sustainable energy transformation       Ocean energy     Pump energy     Wind energy     Photovoltaic energy     Thermoelectric energy     Geothermal energy   Clean Energy for All Europeans  
Post date: 31 May 2017
Type: Event

Το Κέντρο Ανανεώσιμων Πηγών και Εξοικονόμησης Ενέργειας (ΚΑΠΕ), διοργανώνει την Τετάρτη 31 Μαΐου 2017, στο ξενοδοχείο Crowne Plaza στην Αθήνα, ενημερωτική ημερίδα με θέμα: "Μηχανισμοί & Δράσεις για την ενεργειακή αναβάθμιση των κτιρίων", στο πλαίσιο του ευρωπαϊκού έργου Request2action.  
Post date: 30 May 2017
Type: Event

  How does a passive house work? Which requirements exist with regard to components, planning, design, and project implementation? What resources exist to help with passive house design? What is it like to live in a passive house, what has already been built, and why are passive houses such an attractive investment?  
Post date: 29 May 2017
Type: Event