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Register NOW for the WEBINAR ON LEVEL(s): Building sustainability performance

This Webinar is focused on teaching you all about Level(s), the new EU tool that provides a common EU approach to the assessment of environmental performance in the building environment. The audience is aimed specifically at architects and all...
Commission welcomes final vote on energy performance of buildings

Commission welcomes final vote on energy performance of buildings

The reviewed EPBD: upcoming new targets for energy efficiency in buildings   With the new EPBD the Commission wants the EU to lead the clean energy transition. For this reason the EU has committed to cut CO2 emissions by at least...

Liverpool, a frontrunner city in re-naturing public spaces

The English city is leaving behind its maritime past by introducing innovative green solutions into its urban spaces   If you happen to swing by Liverpool in the future, you will probably see a tree urban...

Training videos for owners of micro anaerobic digestion plants

In the frame of the BiogasAction H2020 project, the Severn Wye Energy Agency (SWEA) has been concentrating its activities on promoting the concept of small-scale, on-farm and waste based anaerobic digestion (AD).   As part of its capacity-...

Triodos Bank Spain office in Malaga

“Green Solutions Awards help us to raise awareness about the need to pay attention to health in the architecture exercise,” says architect Marta Torralba Triodos Bank Spain office in Malaga, designed by sAtt Arquitectura Abierta, won the...

Drones could add £42 billion to the UK economy, while improving sustainability

Drone technology has the potential to transform our economies to be more sustainable and efficient.   The professional services group looked at the impact that drones could have upon the UK economy, finding significant improvements across...

Siemens comes on board to support Europe’s largest battery plant

A new partnership between a Swedish energy start up and Siemens is expected to fast track the construction of a major battery factory in Europe.   Stockholm-based Northvolt is in the process of building a demonstration plant to develop...

Register NOW for the WEBINAR ON LEVEL(s): Building sustainability performance

This Webinar is focused on teaching you all about Level(s), the new EU tool that provides a common EU approach to the assessment of environmental performance in the building environment. The audience is aimed specifically at architects...

Bio-based houses are seducing Latin America

The use of natural materials is growing rapidly in Argentina and other South American countries. Technical progress and policy implementation seem to go hand in hand   The green building phenomenon in Latin America has...

Scotland sets a new 90% carbon reduction target

A draft bill put before the Scottish Parliament has set a goal of reducing carbon emissions to almost zero by 2050. The 90 percent reduction target is an increase on the current 80 percent level set by the UK-wide Climate Change Act in...