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European Member States have different legislation in place and systems to run Energy performance certificate (EPC) schemes. X-tendo proposes conceptual approaches for features combining new ideas with existing methods to work towards developing innovative indicators that could be tested and integrated into the EPC schemes of the implementing countries.  
Post date: 2 sep 2020
Type: Publication

This report is a guidance document outlining the common requirements for developing and assessing the features for next generation of energy performance certificate (EPC) on new indicators and innovative handling of data brought forward by X-tendo.   X-tendo introduced a set of cross-cutting criteria, which encapsulate the central success factors of EPC development:
Post date: 2 sep 2020
Type: Publication

The guide focuses on the key EU legislation aimed at transforming and decarbonising the European building stock. This includes an overview of:  
Post date: 2 sep 2020
Type: Publication

The project belongs to a larger urban intervention with the new Grand Parc in Bordeaux, with green area and public spaces, and it occupies a central place in redefining the neighbourhood. It also has an identity vocation because it constitutes a visual catch from the perspective created by the plot where it is located. The volume, simple but slightly decomposed, expresses the public and private use of the building and highlights a forecourt that opens on the urban project of the Grand Parc.  
Post date: 1 sep 2020
Type: Cas

There are many suggestions and various policies and actions to combat climate change and achieve decarbonization but how do we know which ones will be most beneficial?   For example, what will have the greater impact on emissions: increasing public transportation use or adapting the diet? How much will emissions reduce if we phase out coal by 2025? What impact will increasing heating and cooling efficiency have on total emissions?  
Post date: 1 sep 2020
Type: Actualité

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 common European Union indicators to address life cycle environmental performance of buildings.  
Post date: 1 sep 2020
Type: Lien

August 2020 newsletter of RESTORE project is out!   The contents are the following:
Post date: 1 sep 2020
Type: Actualité

Sustainable Places is the only annual international conference focused on showcasing results of EU projects on innovation for the built environment. The 8th edition, Sustainable Places 2020 (27-30 October 2020), will be held over four days in virtual format to facilitate thematic presentations and fruitful discussion on topics such as circular economy, digital twins, BIPV, local energy communities, sustainable digital infrastructure, etc.
Post date: 1 sep 2020
Type: Actualité

Ventilation 2021: 13th International Industrial Ventilation Conference for Contaminant Control August 15-18, 2021 Toronto, Canada ashrae.org/ventilation2021  
Post date: 28 aoû 2020
Type: Actualité

Housing Europe's Annual Conference | Online | #nopricetag Online, 15 October 2020  
Post date: 28 aoû 2020
Type: Évènement