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BUILD UP News Alert 7 January 2021


Did you miss any of our Expert Talks?

EXPERT TALKS is an initiative from the BUILD UP portal which has started in February 2020. In the form of face-to-face interviews, experts coming from all around Europe and covering the field of Energy Efficiency in buildings from...

Webinar | Transforming the existing building stock – A toolkit to make buildings smarter

According to recent estimates, the construction sector accounts for 40% of the energy consumption and 36% of greenhouse gas emissions in Europe. Decarbonising the building stock has therefore become one of the strategic priorities of the European...

Webinar | Designing, constructing and monitoring Net Zero Energy (NZE) Settlements

The concept of zero energy settlements is relatively new as, until recently, the focus of EU policy was mainly on the building scale. These days, in view of the ambitious 2050 full decarbonisation target, the revival of the ‘neighborhood’ concept ...

OVERVIEW | De-risking energy efficiency investments for the EU building stock

Increasing the energy performance of the EU building stock is key for the EU to achieve its climate and energy goals. However, annually only around 0.2% to 0.3% of buildings across Europe are undergoing deep renovation (aiming at achieving energy...

Webinar | Calculations with the set of EPB standards - Introduction and overarching calculation procedures

Webinar 7 – Example calculations with the set of EPB standards – (1) Introduction and overarching calculation procedures (12h00 – 13h30 – 6th October 2020) Following the successful first series of 6 webinars on the Energy Performance of Buildings...
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BUILD UP News Alert 6 October 2020


Save the Homes project

One-Stop Shops as Citizens' Hubs to support the decision making process for integrated renovations One-stop shops for home renovation services   Renovating buildings is crucial for achieving energy efficiency targets. The EU-funded...

RE-DWELL project

Delivering affordable and sustainable housing in Europe   Objective   RE-DWELL will train a new generation of professionals with the transdisciplinary skills which are needed to address the urgent need of affordable and sustainable...

outPHit project

Promoting energiesprong renovations and One-Stop-Shop retrofit concepts in highly efficient NZEBs in enerphit standard, to make renovation more reliable, faster and cost-effective.  Objective The outPHit project aims to support...