Energy efficiency technologies and materials


REPLICATE project – REnaissance of PLaces with Innovative Citizenship And TEchnologies

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programm under grant agreement N° 691735.

REPLICATE – REnaissance of PLaces with Innovative Citizenship And TEchnologies – is a European research and development project that aims to deploy integrated energy, mobility and ICT solutions in city districts.   There are three lead...

ENVISION project, Energy harVesting by Invisible Solar IntegratiON in building skins

This project is supported by the European Commission under the H2020 Framework Programme N.767180

The ‘ENVISION’ concept consists of a fourfold approach: 1. Development and demonstration of efficient solar-radiation absorbing façade elements ENVISION will develop aesthetic pleasant technologies for the energy...

BUILD2LC project, boosting low carbon innovative building rehabilitation in European regions

The duration of this project is from 1 April 2016 to 30 September 2020.

The recent framework strategy of the “Energy Union” of the European Commission indicates that 75% of European households are energy inefficient. There is also great potential for energy savings in public buildings of the EU. The BUILD2LC...

CLEAN project, technologies and open innovation for low­-carbon regions

The CLEAN project is led by ERNACT, or European Regions Network for the Application of Communications Technology.

The duration of this project is from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2021.

CLEAN or Technologies and open innovation for low­-carbon regions project will address the challenge of how best to meet EU energy efficiency targets for buildings in Europe’s regions.   What will this project change?...

IBPSA Webinar 2019 Session 5: Effects of real-time simulation feedback on design for visual comfort

How can we choose the building performance simulation software that helps its users make the best decisions? This presentation explores the psychology of simulation users interacting with two similar simulation tools and tracks the...

EU CoNZEBS-Veranstaltung in Deutschland: Maßnahmen zur Kostensenkung von Niedrigstenergiegebäuden

Das EU Horizont 2020-Projekt CoNZEBs (Solution sets for the Cost reduction of new Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings) kommt in die letzte Projektphase und wird die Projektergebnisse in allen vier Teilnehmerländern auf nationalen Veranstaltungen...

Passivhaus Social: Cardiff, UK

A Passivhaus Social event aimed at Housing Associations, Local Authorities and all those involved with building energy-efficient housing.

Passivhaus, zero carbon & health   The Welsh Government has set ambitious targets to reduce carbon emissions (80% by 2050). Passivhaus offers a robust way to radically reduce energy consumption in the built environment...

EuroACE Workshop on Energy Efficiency in Buildings & Renovation in South East Europe - Slovenia

EuroACE is organising workshops in Member States to advocate for a quick and thorough transposition and implementation of the EPBD at national level.


The first event will take place next 8th May in Slovenia on Energy...

Last July 2018, the amended Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) entered into force, with a transposition deadline on 10th March 2020. Member States now have less than a year to implement new provisions on energy efficiency in...