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Powerhouse project

Powerhouse represents a collaboration in the development of climate buildings, and consists of the property company Entra, the entrepreneur Skanska, the environmental organization ZERO, Snøhetta architecture and design office, and the...
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IEA EBC - Annex 83 - Positive Energy Districts

What are Positive Energy Districts? The basic principle of Positive Energy Districts (PEDs) is to create an area within the city boundaries, capable of generating more energy than consumed and agile/flexible enough to respond to the...
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2030 climate & energy framework

The 2030 climate and energy framework includes EU-wide targets and policy objectives for the period from 2021 to 2030.   Key targets for 2030:   At least 40% cuts in greenhouse gas emissions (from 1990 levels) At least 32% share for ...
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ICEBERG project

Innovative Circular Economy Based solutions demonstrating the Efficient recovery of valuable material Resources from the Generation of representative End-of-Life building materials Objective ICEBERG will make significant advances in the...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.869336
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GRE.A.TE.R.S. project

GREen Advanced TEchnologies for the Retrofitting of masonry Structures Using natural fibre meshes to retrofit old buildings   Urban safety and seismic risk mitigation are two reasons policymakers and structural engineers around the world...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 846338
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HEATILE project

An innovative, thin and quick-to-install prefabricated ‘click-in’ underfloor heating system capable to be installed directly on the existing floor and connectable to the radiator system. Innovative underfloor heating system to reduce...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.887705
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CityxChange project

+CityxChange (Positive City ExChange) is a smart city project, that has been granted funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme in the call for ‘Smart cities and communities.’ The Norwegian University...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 824260
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CircuBED project

Circular Built Environment Design - Applying the Circular Economy to the Design of Social Housing The proposal aims to help the Applicant to resume research after a career break and attain a position of professional independence and...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.793021
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HP4All project

HEAT PUMPS SKILLS FOR NZEB CONSTRUCTION HP4All brings together leading experts across Europe to enable capacity and skills development within the Heat Pump sector and to ensure that the energy efficiency gains afforded by heat pumps are...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 891775
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SPARCs project

Sustainable energy Positive & zero cARbon CommunitieS Project description   An inclusive process for the urban sustainable energy transition to smart cities   Renewable technologies for enabling the transformation of cities into...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 864242
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Climate Interactive

Climate Interactive is an independent, not-for-profit think-tank that grew out of MIT Sloan in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. Based on a long tradition of system dynamics modeling, our simulations and insights help people see connections,...
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EnDurCrete project: Promo video

The EnDurCrete project is a newly launched research project supported by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 programme for Research and Innovation which started in January 2018 with a duration of 42 months.   The project...
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SHE project

The most profitable Solar collector on the market to supply Heat and Electricity Let the sun shine on new hybrid panels   Solar energy has not been widely adopted by Europe’s building sector despite initiatives promoting nearly zero energy...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 947496
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SAFE-PUR project

Disruptive polyurethane foams with improved passive fire protection to increase energy efficiency & safety in buildings, houses and transport. PUR for improved thermal insulation   Energy consumption from buildings is responsible for a...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 889258
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REPLACE project

Making heating and cooling for European consumers efficient, economically resilient, clean and climate-friendly Promoting replacement of heating, cooling units   Heating and cooling consume half of the EU's energy and much of it is wasted...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 847087
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NRG-STORAGE project

Integrated porous cementitious Nanocomposites in non-Residential building envelopes for Green active/passive energy STORAGE The NRG-STORAGE project will launch a novel breakthrough solution that replaces the currently available insulation...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 870114
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MiniStor project

Minimal Size Thermal and Electrical Energy Storage System for In-Situ Residential Installation Innovative building solution for storing heat   Buildings in the European cities need to improve their energy efficiency to contribute to the EU...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 869821
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ROCOCO2HP project

Real-time optimal control of the CO2 heat pump system for residential use Making building energy systems easier to operate   The EU is moving away from fossil fuels and paving the way for a greener future with plans for near-zero energy...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 895732
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TRAIN4SUSTAIN project

ESTABLISHING FUTURE-ORIENTED TRAINING AND QUALIFICATION QUALITY STANDARDS FOR FOSTERING A BROAD UPTAKE OF SUSTAINABLE ENERGY SKILLS IN THE EUROPEAN CONSTRUCTION SECTOR   TRAIN4SUSTAIN (T4S) will stimulate demand for skilled construction...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.894514
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IMT - Institute for Market Transformation

IMT ignites and accelerates demand for high-performing buildings to bring ambitious goals into reach.   The Institute for Market Transformation (IMT) catalyzes demand for high-performing buildings. Why? The buildings in which we live and...