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Rebuild Innovation platform for Italian buildings

Since its first edition REbuild has represented a platform for analysis, learning, networking and doing business in the construction industry. The highly focused sessions and discussions on business cases and market...

REbuild is international: every year the event presents the best case studies in Italy and across the world, to find radical, concrete, effective, market-based approaches. For this reason, the convention is held both in Italian and in...
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CISBAT 2019 – Climate Resilient Cities - Energy Efficiency & Renewables in the Digital Era

Focused on energy efficiency and the use of renewables in the built environment, CISBAT offers a dynamic international platform for scientific exchange in fields ranging from nanostructured materials for renewable energy applications to urban...

343 abstracts have been submitted and and undergone a blind review. 300 papers have been invited. We thank all authors for their interest and look forward to reading about their work! Registration is now open.   Topics 1-...
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4th Building Simulation Applications Conference BSA 2019

BSA 2019 is the fourth IBPSA-Italy conference on Building Simulation Applications taking place at the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano. The conference will provide the participants with a detailed overview of the...

Well-known personalities in the field of building simulation will held keynote speeches on the most relevant topics related to the modelling of the built environment and its energy performance.   Target audience...
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Interventions to increase energy efficiency through consumer behaviour: helping achieve Europe’s climate objectives

Energy efficiency needs to play a central role if the EU is to succeed in reaching net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. Consumers, and the choices they make, have the power to reduce the carbon footprint of the...

Thursday 6th June 2019 -  Bruegel Institute, Rue de la Charité 33, Brussels   Session 1: Policy 10:30 – 13:00 Session 2: Research Deep Dives 14:00 - 17:30 Organised by the Horizon 2020 and European Research Council Projects CONSEED, PENNY...
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Retrofit in Nordic countries: Haugerudsenteret (Oslo, NORWAY) – 4RinEU project

This Norwegian demonstration building is a two-floor building with eight small dwellings in total, located at Haugerud in the city of Oslo. Haugerud is a suburb in the east of Oslo with housing developments and houses...
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Zetland Road: Deep Retrofit of Two Victorian semi-detached houses from 1894, Manchester UK

With obsessive attention to preserving and restoring the original fabric of these two Victorian townhouses, and a commitment to shunning petrochemicals and using only natural materials, could this be the most wildly ambitious and sustainable...

Deep ecological retrofit of two Victorian townhouses Chorlton, Manchester Completed: Autumn/winter 2018 Standard: Enerphit Plus -£43 per year (estimated total energy costs)   This Victorian property in the centre of Chorlton had spent many...
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OVERVIEW | Building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) as a viable option among renewables

In the face of the urgent need to renovate and decarbonise the existing building stock, special focus is on building skins, such as roofs and facades, to make them more efficient through innovative solutions and materials, but also to...
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16th IBSA International Conference / Building Simulation BS 2019 – Rome

Building Simulation is the premier international event in the field of building performance simulation. An exceptional opportunity to share information about simulation tools and applications, present and get updates about recent...