Environmental issues related to buildings

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Public Authorities, how to implement energy efficiency policies and stimulate investments?

PUBLENEF’s final conference was the ideal frame to take stock of the current energy efficiency policies and discuss the upcoming changes and potential enhancements. The PUBLENEF Horizon 2020 project since February...

Based on needs assessments and good practices analysis, the PUBLENEF partners developed policy roadmaps in 12 cities and regions from across Europe to implement energy efficiency pathways towards sustainability. In the frame of the...
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ACI’s Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market

Analysing European market opportunities Technical reports & improvement of remote monitoring The crucial role of energy storage Verifying the efficiency of comprehensive O&M service Information Specification...

Grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) systems are expected to increase over the coming decade and will put a premium on achieving optimal performance and reliability.   ACI’s Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market...
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BAU Munich 2019

BAU is the World's Leading Trade Fair for Architecture, Materials and Systems. It has proven itself as an efficient international contact and business platform for the construction industry. Practice-oriented...

2019 Key themes  Digital: Processes + Architecture Connected: Living + Working Integrated: Systems + Construction Smart: Light + Buildings   Because it covers the full spectrum of the building trades, BAU, the World´s Leading Trade Fair...
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FACADE 2018 – Adaptive! Final conference COST TU1403

On 26th and 27th November 2018, the Competence Centre Building Envelope of Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts will once again host the international conference FACADE 2018 at the KKL Lucerne. This year’s...

On the two days, renowned international representatives from practice and research will discuss research, design and manufacturing of high-performance building envelopes. On the first day, international speakers will present innovative...
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Heat Pumps to decarbonize heating and cooling

Heat pump technology can deliver major economic, environmental and energy system benefits to Europe. Heat pumps use renewable energy and may be the single most efficient technology for heating and cooling, particularly when both services...
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49th GR Nature-Health Fair - Ljubljana

Nature and Health is a traditional fair in Ljubljana that has a chapter on natural building materials, energy efficiency and innovation in constructions!

The Nature-Health fair, is the biggest Slovenian fair for healthy living and without a doubt one of the most popular Slovenian fairs. Last year fair announced a record number of 25,000 visitors and this year the organizers expect no less,...
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Energy-efficient Buildings contractual Public-Private Partnership: 2018 Progress Monitoring Report

The document prepared by ECTP provides a critical analysis of the Energy-efficient Buildings contractual Public-Private Partnership (EeB cPPP) progress in the implementation of its multiannual roadmap, a summary of...

The Energy-efficient Buildings (EeB) cPPP is a partnership between the European Commission (EC) and the private sector as represented by the private members of the EeB cPPP Partnership Board and supported by the Energy Efficient Buildings...
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Green Building – Vilnius 2018

The fourth international   – Vilnius 2018 is the largest event of this type dedicated to sustainable real estate development in the Baltics. Local and foreign experts and leaders of sustainable architecture, real estate...

Why life cycle assessment is so important for a green buildings? What benefits real estate developers can derive from certification? What factors need to be taken into account during the planning and implementation phase of sustainable...