Post date: 30 mar 2012
After status quo analysis, the study recommends for categorization and subcategorization of buildings, a building stock inventory based on Annex I of the EPBD and EUROSTAT. Consequently, the study recommends ten categories for residential (3) and non-residential (7) buildings. Two phase approach has been recommended for the development of reference buildings.
Post date: 12 mar 2012
If this is the case, the Sustainable Energy Europe Awards are made for you. Launched by the European Commission in 2005, they provide an invaluable opportunity to highlight the successes of the most outstanding and innovative projects in the fields of energy efficiency and renewable energy.As a stakeholder directly involved in the buildings sector, we invite you to participate in the “LIVING” category which gathers projects that aim to make buildings more energy-efficient or that incorporate the on-site generation of renewable energy.
Post date: 31 jan 2012
The report is produced under the EC-financed project “Support to EC and IFI Coordination in the Western Balkans and Turkey”.
Post date: 27 jan 2012
The guide was produced under the EC-financed project «Support to EC and IFI Coordination in the Western Balkans and Turkey» as part of its contribution to policy and strategy discussions under the Western Balkans Investment Framework. It is based on a more detailed paper “Review of financial support facilities for energy efficiency and renewable energy in th
Post date: 27 jan 2012
Thanks to its unique combination of renewable energies and passive house concepts, the CEP® is regarded as one of the leading trade fairs in Europe and has established its role as a central international meeting point for the sector. No other platform offers such a broad comprehensive overview of the leading standards in the area of energy efficient construction and renovation.
Post date: 26 jan 2012
The sixth edition of the RENEXPO® Central Europe international trade fair and conference for renewable energy and energy efficiency will be an excellent source of information concerning energy efficient solutions and concepts for the future. Hungary's energy trade fair will be organised between the 10th-12th of May, 2012 in Budapest at the Hungexpo Trade Fair Center. The event has grown to be the leading exhibition of the Central-Eastern region within the last five years in the field of energy production, consumption and distribution.
Post date: 19 jan 2012
Why use this wiki > Find out what has been already done by/in other cities, regions and countries > Share your experience Is your City already playing a role in this field? Either the answer is yes or no, we hope it is willing to know more and learn from the others' achievements and mistakes. And if your City has already something to show, the wiki is there for the appropriate visibility. Register NOW and join the CommunityBe part of the community!
Post date: 17 nov 2011
The “review and research” phase of the REQUEST programme aimed to identify best practices across Europe for increasing the uptake of EPC recommendations and promoting an integrated supply chain for low-carbonrenovation. In total, 95 case studies were identified and analysed – 77 from the REQUEST partner countries and 18 from non-participating countries (EU and beyond). 29 of these were considered best practice. (http://www.building-request.eu/info/review-and-research)
Post date: 15 nov 2011
IDES-EDU structure of education
One of the core outputs of the IDES-EDU project is the design of two full courses on Integral Sustainable Energy Design of the Built Environment. These courses will apply to students (Master level) and to professionals (Post-Graduate level) and will focus on a multi-disciplinary approach integrating elements of architectural, civil, environmental and mechanical engineering. The Master course will take four semesters while the Post-Graduate course will take two semesters.
Post date: 18 oct 2011