Internal insulation systems

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ECO-SEE workshop | Energy efficient building materials for improved indoor air quality

  The ECO-SEE workshop on "Energy efficient building materials for improved indoor air quality" will take place on 8 March 2017 from 10.30 to 12:30 in London, United Kingdom, as part of the EcoBuild exhibition.   The workshop will...
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Fitting hot and cold climates into the “envelope”

The “energy eater” European building stock is aiming for a greener future. Researchers are testing an “envelope” system combining active and passive technologies, fitted over the existing façade, to make buildings more efficient. But will...
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When indoor air is more polluted than outdoor air

“Besides the contaminants we find outside, we also have indoor contaminants. There are pollutants typical of homes such as dust, spores, moulds, and those produced by human activities like cooking and house-cleaning, that contribute to the...
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QUALICHeCK Webinar | Interesting and innovative approaches for improved building envelope performance

Tuesday 24 January 2017, 10:00 am Brussels time (CET)     The energy challenges for the building stock require ambitious but feasible approaches to secure their performance, including the performance of the...
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Thermally efficient social housing for young adults

When young people move out of supported accommodation the leap to independent living can be tough. A new project in the north west of England is converting a former sheltered housing block for elderly people into managed...
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MORE-CONNECT Estonian prefabricated panel model prototype

Member of EU H2020 MORE-CONNECT consortium, Tallinn University of Technology has prepared scale prototypes of prefabricated panels.  This video gives a brief demonstration of the construction of the panels.     In reference to the...
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A raincoat for our houses

From the use of Gore-Tex-like waterproof fabrics to the development of “breathable” bio-based materials, the construction industry is chasing breakthrough solutions to insulate buildings and keep living areas free from damp and...
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BRIMEE project graphical video

The European project BRIMEE has a new video which summarizes key information about the project.   Development of better performing insulation materials for improving building energy performances having a significant...