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Energy efficiency measures in schools to help children grow as future leaders of energy transition

Implementation of energy efficiency measures in schools and kindergartens, besides leading to energy savings and reduction of environmental pollution, would also improve the conditions in which children spend much of their time. More so,...
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Building 4 People: Quantifying the benefits of energy renovation investments in schools, offices and hospitals

The impact of building renovation on health, well-being and productivity could improve the lives of more than 200 million Europeans. This set of publications, developed by BPIE and commissioned by Buildings 2030, takes an important step...
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Deep renovation of “El Garrofer” school in Viladecans to meet EnerPHit / Passivhaus standard

The project of deep renovation of “El Garrofer” school allowed the upgrading of the building so as to meet the Pasivhaus standard and have a nearly zero energy building (nZEB).

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http://bertapujol.com/portfolio/rehabilitacio-d-edifici-escolar-a-viladecans/?lang=en   This project was contracted by Viladecans municipality based on the results of a previous study of the capacity of Deep renovation of...
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Energy Efficiency in schools - a Green Business Fund webinar

This webinar is for schools interested in learning more about how to embed good energy management practices within day to day activities, and identify opportunities for energy and cost savings.   Schools are pushed to make the most of...
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The Energy improvement of school buildings: Analysis and proposals for action

The objective of this research is to identify a tool of analysis applicable to school buildings that, through simple input information, can make immediate assessment reduction of energy consumption for heating and associated reduction of...
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dena Studie: Erfolgsfaktoren der energetischen Schulsanierung

Im Modellvorhaben „Niedrigenergiehaus im Bestand für Schulen“ der Deutschen Energie-Agentur (dena) wurden seit 2007 über 35 Schulen mit über 50 Gebäuden energetisch saniert. 20 Schulen wurden einer detaillierteren Analyse unterzogen: Was...
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Plus-energy Willibald-Gluck-Highschool in Neumarkt i.d.Opf, Germany

  Building Summary Location Woffenbacher Str. 33, 92318 Neumarkt Building Owner Landkreis Neumarkt Architect Berschneider + Berschneider GmbH Coordination Berschneider + Berschneider GmbH (ARGE NB WGG) HVAC planer EGS-plan...
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Solution sets for zero emission / zero energy school buildings

  Solution sets for zero emission / zero energy school buildings - Guidelines for energy retrofitting   One of the purposes of the School of the Future project is to provide designers and planners with retrofit...