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OVERVIEW | Insulating historic buildings: approaches and materials

Historic buildings constitute a considerable share of the European building stock. About 35% of the EU's buildings are over 50 years old, with 26.4% dating from before 1945 [1]. Improving the energy performance of historic buildings (i.e....
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iBRoad project Webinar: Test driving the Individual Building Renovation Roadmap and Logbook

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Save the date! Thursday 27 February 2020 11.00 – 12.00 CET    Background The iBRoad tools, consisting of the individual Building Renovation Roadmap and Logbook, were field-tested in...
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iBRoad project Webinar: How to implement building roadmaps in the market: policy approaches

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Save the date! Wednesday 19 February 2020 11.00 – 12.00 CET    Background The individual building renovation roadmap is a tool to support owners to cost-effectively make their buildings highly efficient...
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ESE EXPO 2020: CREATE project workshop

We would like to invite you to the final public workshop of the Create project with the title: "Save energy today and tomorrow". The event is hosted within the Energy Storage Europe Expo 2020...
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GUARDIAN project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 883740

Eco-friendly smart doors for non-residential building fire protection There is a growing demand for building green or sustainable buildings. New building designs often feature open spaces, with less barriers such as doors and walls, and...
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PIPER project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 889405

Printing of Ultra-Thin, Flexible Perovskite Solar Cells and its Commercial Application The impact of buildings to European final energy consumption has been assessed at 40%, making the building stock responsible for 36% of CO2 emissions....
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Construye 2020+ project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 785019

Construye 2020+ aims to boost ‘green’ employment in the construction industry by promoting professional training and accreditation in Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Systems and Near Zero Energy Buildings.   Construye 2020+ ...
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INNOVIP project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 723441

Innovative multi-functional Vacuum-Insulation-Panels (VIPs) for use in the building sector INNOVIP Consortium will reinvent the top-of-the-line insulating material vacuum-insulation-panels (VIP) by improving their thermal performance over...