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ePANACEA HORIZON 2020 project

ePANACEA is a project funded under the EU's Horizon 2020 programme, aimed at developing a holistic methodology for energy performance assessment and certification of buildings. The vision is ePANACEA becoming a relevant instrument in the...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s HORIZON 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 892421
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Life Level(s) project

What The Life for LCA LCC Level(s) project (short: LIFE Level(s)) is directed towards mainstreaming sustainable buildings in Europe through greater awareness and use of the specified indicators within the framework of Level(s), a set of...
The Life for LCA LCC Level(s) project (short: LIFE Level(s)) has received funding from the LIFE Programme of the European Union. The European Union’s support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the...
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STRETCH project

Smart Textiles for RETrofitting and Monitoring of Cultural Heritage Buildings This project aims to develop novel techniques using smart multifunctional materials for the combined seismic-plus-energy retrofitting, and Structural Health...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 896300
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BUSLeague project

Dedicated to stimulate demand for sustainable energy skills in the construction sector The overall aim of BUSLeague is to address and overcome the challenges of the stimulation of demand for energy skilled workforce (demand side), along...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 892894
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BIMprove project

Improving Building Information Modelling by Realtime Tracing of Construction Processes In the past 20 years, productivity in the European construction industry has increased by 1% annually only, which is at the lower end compared to other...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 958450
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NOTICE-EUB project

NOvel TImber CompositEs for Energy and seismic Upgrading of Buildings This research project aims at developing novel timber composite systems for the combined seismic and energy retrofitting of existing building envelopes. Buildings in the...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 897822
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Quad2BIM project

A cooperative approach which brings completeness and inclusiveness to the scan-to-BIM modeling process within the historical buildings life cycle. BIM technology and methodology for smart heritage   Building information modelling (BIM) is...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 895320
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domOS project

Operating System for Smart Services in Buildings Digitisation in existing buildings is not as widespread as in other sectors. A consequence is that buildings owners and occupants have generally a limited understanding of their building as...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 894240
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Surefit project

Sustainable solutions for affordable retrofit of domestic buildings Surefit will demonstrate fast-track renovation of existing domestic buildings by integrating innovative, cost-effective, and environmentally conscious prefabricated...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.894511
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PEDIA project

Promoting Energy efficiency & Developing Innovative Approaches in schools Large-scale energy renovations of school buildings have a high perceived investment risk, while the many actors involved deem the endeavour an even more complex...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 893938
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Expert talks – Carsten Druhmann, Professor at the Institute of Facility Management (Zurich University of Applied Sciences)

Check the link to watch the full interview! The 7th edition of our Expert talk hosts Carsten Druhmann, Lecturer and Researcher at the Institute of Facility Management (Zurich University of Applied Sciences) and Head of Real Estate...
EXPERT TALKS is a new initiative from BUILD UP. In the form of face-to-face interviews, experts coming from all around Europe and covering the field of Energy Efficiency in buildings from different perspectives will share their views,...
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Ug, Uf, Uw, Uwhat? : An intro to the U-value and those most important to Passive House design

For someone outside the building sector, many of the shorthand symbols frequently used in Passive House related content – including educational videos, press releases, webinars, and even some of our other blog posts – can be quite...
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Women Driving the Passive House Industry: Interview with Bronwyn Barry

Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the International Passive house Association's newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working in the Passive House community. The iPHA team interviewed a handful of...
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Women Driving the Passive House Industry: Interview with Kate Nason

Women in Passive House is iPHA’s newest interview series which aims at Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the International Passive House Association’s newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working...
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Women Driving the Passive House Industry: Interview with Miwa Mori

Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the International Passive House Association’s newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working in the Passive House community. The iPHA team interviewed a handful of...
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Women Driving the Passive House Industry: Interview with Bethany Mercieca

Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the Internal Passive House Association’s newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working in the Passive House community. The iPHA team interviewed a handful of the...
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ICLEI Europe

ICLEI – Local Governments for Sustainability, founded in 1990 as the International Council for Local Environmental Initiatives, is the world’s leading network of local and regional governments committed to sustainable development. ICLEI...
ICLEI - Local Governments for Sustainability is a global network of more than 1,750 local and regional governments committed to sustainable urban development. Active in 100+ countries, we influence sustainability policy and drive local...
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Florence School of Regulation (FSR)

The Florence School of Regulation (FSR) is a center of excellence for independent research, training and policy dialogue, regarding the regulation of:   Energy & Climate FSR Energy & Climate brings together the worlds of academia...
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COST

About COST   Growing ideas through networks   The European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) is a funding organisation for the creation of research networks, called COST Actions. These networks offer an open space for...
COST is supported by the EU Framework Programme Horizon 2020
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Energy Performance Certificates

Buildings with EPCs registered   While it is not compulsory under the EPBD to set up a central/regional EPC register, almost all Member States have moved further than the obligations and set up a system to collect EPC data voluntarily. In...