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Utrecht/London/Cologne – 2 November 2016 - The building sector accounts for around 20% of climate-changing emissions, and its energy demand is likely to double by mid-century without action, according to a Climate Action Tracker (CAT) analysis released today.  
Post date: 3 nov 2016
Type: Publication

ICLEI, 2016, Resilient Cities Report 2016   ICLEI launched the Resilient Cities Report 2016 during the Habitat III conference in Quito, Ecuador.  
Post date: 31 oct 2016
Type: Publication

District energy in cities - Unlocking the potential of energy efficiency and renewable energy  
Post date: 21 oct 2016
Type: Publication

By combining energy usage data with weather/climate, grid and building the tool automatically gives users insight into their energy usage, and provide suggestions on the best way to reduce their expenditure and energy usage.   Useful tool for Energy Professionals to process energy bills quickly
Post date: 7 oct 2016
Type: Tool

The European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE 2017) will celebrate its 25th edition in Stockholm from 12th to 15th June 2017. On behalf of the EUBCE Scientific Committee it is a great pleasure to invite you to be part of this event and to share your latest achievements, findings and innovations with the scientific and industrial communities.
Post date: 15 sep 2016
Type: Actualité

This report, prepared within the framework of the Solar Heating and Cooling Programme (SHC) of the International Energy Agency (IEA), presents solar thermal market data from 61 countries covering an estimated 95% of the worldwide market (the remaining 5%of the market were extrapolated and are labelled as “all other countries”). These data were collected from a survey of the national delegates of the IEA SHC Programme’s Executive Committee and other national experts active in the field of solar thermal energy.
Post date: 19 aoû 2016
Type: Publication

The project "Energy Toolkit for Buildings – Rio de Janeiro" promotes renewable energy systems (solar energy, wind, trigeneration, biofuels, cooling heat pumps, air con water heating) and possibilities of energy efficient design (use of natural ventilation, shading, natural lighting, orientation and zoning, insulation and thermal mass, green roofs, cool roofs and evaporative cooling) to the citizens and planners of Rio.
Post date: 8 aoû 2016
Type: Actualité

The "Energy Toolkit for Buildings – Rio de Janeiro" outlines renewable energy technology and energy efficient building design in the context of Rio de Janeiro and the 2016 Olympic Games, with the aim to help planners and developers address sustainable energy issues in new developments and major refurbishments. The information on this site helps ensure compliance with the strategic objectives of the Rio Low-Carbon City Development Programme and the wider Brazilian energy strategy.   
Post date: 8 aoû 2016
Type: Lien

Post date: 7 juil 2016
Type: Cas

This report, released by the International Energy Agency (IEA), provides a global outlook for energy and air pollution as well as detailed profiles of key countries and regions: the United States, Mexico, the European Union, the People’s Republic of China, India, Southeast Asia and Africa. The document is based on new data for pollutant emissions in 2015 and projections to 2040.  
Post date: 28 juin 2016
Type: Publication