School of the Future

Building 4 People: Quantifying the benefits of energy renovation investments in schools, offices and hospitals

The impact of building renovation on health, well-being and productivity could improve the lives of more than 200 million Europeans. This set of publications, developed by BPIE and commissioned by Buildings 2030, takes an important step towards...

The Energy improvement of school buildings: Analysis and proposals for action

The objective of this research is to identify a tool of analysis applicable to school buildings that, through simple input information, can make immediate assessment reduction of energy consumption for heating and associated reduction of CO2emission...

Building 4 People: Quantifying the benefits of energy renovation investments in schools, offices and hospitals

The impact of building renovation on health, well-being and productivity could improve the lives of more than 200 million Europeans. This set of publications, developed by BPIE and commissioned by Buildings 2030, takes an important step...

The Energy improvement of school buildings: Analysis and proposals for action

The objective of this research is to identify a tool of analysis applicable to school buildings that, through simple input information, can make immediate assessment reduction of energy consumption for heating and associated reduction of...

dena Studie: Erfolgsfaktoren der energetischen Schulsanierung

Im Modellvorhaben „Niedrigenergiehaus im Bestand für Schulen“ der Deutschen Energie-Agentur (dena) wurden seit 2007 über 35 Schulen mit über 50 Gebäuden energetisch saniert. 20 Schulen wurden einer detaillierteren Analyse unterzogen: Was...

Solution sets for zero emission / zero energy school buildings

  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...

Renew School: Awareness raising school projects

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...

Renew School: Final report

Renew School: Sustainable school building renovation promoting timber prefabrication, indoor environment quality and active use of renewables   This is the final report of the EU project RENEW SCHOOL. The document gives...

Renew School: Examples and experiences from sustainable school buildings

Renew School: Sustainable school buildings in Europe with prefabricated timber elements - Examples and experiences   This best-practice brochure, released in the framework of the EU project RENEW SCHOOL presents an...

Renew School: Sustainable school building renovation - school's financial signpost

This document, released in the framework of the RENEW SCHOOL project, presents results from the analysis of 14 renovated schools and kindergartens as practice best examples from the project’s partner countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark,...