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Webinar on Long-Term Renovation Strategies, the EPBD central tool for Member States to achieve impact

The countdown to transpose the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) has started!   Member States have until March 2020 to translate into national law all the new requirements from the EU energy efficiency legislation...
The Webinar took place 8 November 2018. The webinar recording is available here.
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The COMBI online tool: evaluating the impacts of the energy efficiency policies

The COMBI project aimed at quantifying the multiple non-energy benefits of energy efficiency in the EU-28 area. It gathered existing approaches and evidence from the EU area and developed modelling approaches. All data is analysable via a...
The COMBI project aimed at quantifying the multiple non-energy benefits of energy efficiency in the EU-28 area. It gathered existing approaches and evidence from the EU area and developed modelling approaches for impacts on emissions,...
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Financing Energy Efficiency, The Investors' Perspective

On Friday 28 September, the European Commission, in partnership with the UN Environment Finance Initiative, has organized a webinar to illustrate the Investor’s Perspective in Financing Energy Efficiency 2018.   During the webinar have...
Energy efficiency and finance: do we speak the same language?
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Subsidy evaluation tool for deep renovation of public buildings

Securing funds for renovating hospitals, schools and other large public buildings to reduce their energy consumption is not easy for public authorities in the Mediterranean area. Indeed, public bodies cannot afford the high costs of deep...
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Energy Trilemma Index

The World Energy Council’s Energy Trilemma Index tool, produced in partnership with Oliver Wyman, ranks countries on their ability to provide sustainable energy through 3 dimensions: Energy security, Energy equity (accessibility and...
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PVP4Grid, online tool for assessing PV projects

PV-Prosumers4Grid (PVP4Grid) is an EU-funded project involving 12 partners from various European countries, beginning in October 2017 and running until March 2020. The main objective of PVP4Grid is to increase the market share and market...
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Energy flow diagram tool from EUROSTAT

Eurostat has developed an interactive tool to visualise energy data by means of flow diagrams (also called Sankey diagrams). The tool allows you to build and customise your own diagram by playing with different options (country, year, fuel...
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ENERFUND: track, filter, and compare buildings based on their energy efficiency ratings

ENERFUND is a tool that rates and scores deep renovation opportunities. The tool is based on a set of parameters such as Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs), number of certified installers, governmental schemes running, etc. By...
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Thank you for your participation in the Webinar on DEEP RENOVATION AND PREFABRICATED SOLUTIONS: the EU H2020 project 4RinEU

This Webinar, organised by Eurac research and in collaboration with the BUILD UP team, is focused on teaching you all about deep renovation and prefabricated solutions and the H2020 project 4RinEU.   A big part of Europe's building stock...
This Webinar finished September 20 at 15 CET. You can listen to the Webinar: https://youtu.be/7nbbAOJJLMs  
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Interactive Thermal Comfort Tools

A new suite of free and publicly available online resources have been launched to facilitate academic and professional studies of thermal comfort in buildings, the result of a four-year effort led by the Center for the Built Environment at...
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Online new free software for residential building certification in Italy

ENEA, jointly with the Construction Technologies Institute of the CNR, has made available the new version of DOCET, a simplified software tool for the certification of existing residential buildings, targeted at technicians and operators...
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Efficient lighting savings forecasting model

This open-source tool helps users model the potential savings that a country could realise by a rapid transition to energy-efficient lighting. The model forecasts the electrical energy and carbon dioxide emission savings potential of...
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Social tool for evaluating the environmental impact of residential buildings

The research group ARDITEC from the Higher Technical School of Building Engineering at the University of Seville has led a pioneering European project to calculate the environmental impact of residential buildings. The novelty of this...
For the first time, an open-source computing tool can, simply and intuitively, calculate the CO2 emissions in each phase of a building project, in order to obtain a global picture of its carbon footprint from its conception and to help...
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EuroAccess Macro-Regions - the online info point and search tool for EU funding is now launched

Since 2016 EuroAccess has been a central online information point on EU funding opportunities in the Danube region. Over the time it has proven to be a success, therefore, a decision to extend the website to all four EU macro-regional...
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Investigating Business Models for Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV)

Solar cells (photovoltaics, PV) for electricity generation is forecasted to become one of the main contributors in the future energy system. Better building integration of PV (BIPV) is desired for aesthetical reasons and potentially also...
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Smart grid interactive tool

The JRC has developed an interactive dissemination tool to explain to general public what a smart grid is and what the expected challenges and benefits of achieving a smart grid are. The tool gives the user present and future scenarios...
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Thank you for your participation to the Webinar on Level(s)

This Webinar, organised by the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) and in collaboration with the BUILD UP team, is focused on teaching you all about Level(s), the new EU tool that provides a common EU approach to the assessment of...
This Webinar finished 25 JUNE at 13 CET. You can listen to the Webinar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OpvCUuVEyTs   If you would like to receive the presentation, please send an email to contact@buildup.eu      
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ENERHAT - Energy Housing Assessment Tool

ENERHAT (Energy Housing Assessment Tool) is an application that enables tenants, owners and real estate agents to obtain information on energy labels and the state of conservation of residential buildings, to compare the energy efficiency...
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ENERPAT - Energy Planning Assessment Tool

ENERPAT (Energy Planning Assessment Tool), is an application that enables professionals in the building sector (architects, urban planners, builders, technicians and municipal managers) to assess the state of the residential building stock...
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The H2020 EmBuild project launches the Navigator, a practical guidance for the formulation and implementation of an effective renovation strategy for buildings

On June 7 the event Energy Efficient Buildings – Plan. Invest. Renovate!, final conference of the EU-funded project EmBuild took place in Belgrade.At the event, the Navigator, a comprehensive online guidance tool providing practitioners in...