Certification schemes

Publication

The Embodied Carbon Review - Embodied carbon reduction in 100+ regulations and rating systems globally

Unique global review of the status quo of construction sector embodied carbon reduction approaches.

 

The Embodied Carbon Review reports the results of how embodied carbon, that is, the carbon emissions from construction...

The growth of global urban population drives unprecedented construction, resulting in embodied carbon emissions from new buildings alone to excess of 100 gigatons by 2060. If all construction activity, including infrastructure and...
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Energy efficiency recommendations for lenders and valuers

The REVALUE project partners have delivered recommendations for key stakeholders on how best to ensure energy efficiency is included in the valuation process. There are long-term risk implications for low energy performance properties and...
Publication

Energy efficiency: the value of buildings and the payment default risk

Energy efficiency is "an energy source in its own right". By 2030 more energy will be saved than the amount of oil-based energy then, thus energy efficiency is expected to actually become the “first fuel”.   To realise the sustainable...
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Energy efficiency in property valuation - what the future looks like

After sharing the research conclusions, the REVALUE project partners took the opportunity to talk with some key stakeholders about the role of energy efficiency in the European housing sector, both now and moving forward.   1. An...
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nZEB for Residential Webinar Series

The Nearly Zero Energy Buildings standard (nZEB) is being implemented in Ireland through Building regulations Technical Guidance Document Part L – Conservation of Fuel and Energy – Dwellings 2018. It comes into force on 1st April 2019. nZEB means...

This series of bi-weekly webinars is intended to bring you up to speed with what nZEB means for the residential sector. Sign up for a single webinar or for the series and find out all you need to know without leaving your desk. Ask...
Case

Deep renovation of “El Garrofer” school in Viladecans to meet EnerPHit / Passivhaus standard

The project of deep renovation of “El Garrofer” school allowed the upgrading of the building so as to meet the Pasivhaus standard and have a nearly zero energy building (nZEB).

Energy...

http://bertapujol.com/portfolio/rehabilitacio-d-edifici-escolar-a-viladecans/?lang=en   This project was contracted by Viladecans municipality based on the results of a previous study of the capacity of Deep renovation of...
Event

Step Into Innovation

Become a pioneer into innovation and join a unique opportunity for creative and imaginative people who want to step into the arena of professional green innovation.   Step Into Innovation is a unique opportunity for...
Event

Passiexpo 2018: The road to nZEB

Passiexpo is back:

- with the greek certified passive houses,
- with the 100+ greek certified  passive house designers ,
- with the first greek certified passive house technicians,
- with greek certified products for...

Οι διήμερες εκδηλώσεις της  PASSIEXPO για το Παθητικό Κτίριο θα περιλαμβάνουν : Τρία Εξειδικευμένα Εργαστήρια (ΠΑΡΑΣΚΕΥΗ 02/11/2018 4.00μμ το απόγευμα) Air tightness Masterclass Workshop: Για πρώτη φορά στην Ελλάδα θα διεξαχθεί...