building and construction sector

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Post date: 16 Set 2020
Type: Evento

Join us for the free webinar co-hosted with @ReSHEALience! We will talk about developing environmentally friendly and highly durable concrete, demonstration, testing, casting and more. More info about speakers and agenda will follow.   Register HERE!
Post date: 15 Set 2020
Type: Evento

The purpose of this roadmap is to support a common language and vision for the complete decarbonisation of the buildings across their life cycle and to support the development of national or subnational strategies and policies, including for example, Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs). It outlines the range of actions that stakeholders can take in the short, medium and long term to achieve a built environment that is zero-emission, efficient and resilient.
Post date: 24 Ago 2020
Type: Publication

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Post date: 24 Ago 2020
Type: Evento

Energy efficiency is now a fundamental part of doing business in real estate and property management. If companies miss out, they risk falling behind in terms of market competitiveness. This City Energy Project resource provides a multidimensional, in-depth look at the business case for energy efficiency in buildings. It provides an overview of the basic financial arithmetic of energy savings, avoided operating costs, net income, and value, as well as a summary of case study data on what this arithmetic has meant to real projects and companies.
Post date: 21 Ago 2020
Type: Publication

The idea is to introduce energy saving measures in 60,000 households per year until 2030, local media reported. The government will subsidize up to 85% of each investment while the maximum amount per household will be EUR 50,000, according to the Institute of Energy for South-East Europe.   The start of the program is planned for this fall, while similar measures could be introduced for public buildings, tourism, and industry in the next phase.  
Post date: 20 Ago 2020
Type: News

When giant blobs began appearing on city skylines around the world in the late 1980s and 1990s, it marked not an alien invasion but the impact of computers on the practice of building design.  
Post date: 20 Ago 2020
Type: News

EEnvest August 2020 newsletter is out!   The contents are the following: Interview with Gabriele Fregonese,Sinloc Interview with Fernando Salat, GNE Finance Article: Bringing together construction and finance Activities 2020   Read it here.
Post date: 18 Ago 2020
Type: News

The Green Deal call aims to support with €1 billion research and innovation projects on its main priorities. The call is structured in eight thematic areas reflecting the key work streams of the European Green Deal and three horizontal areas on strengthening knowledge; empowering citizens; and international cooperation.  
Post date: 7 Ago 2020
Type: News

The BPIE has carried out this Study at the request of the Renovate Europe Campaign at a time when the topic of energy renovation seems to be on everyone’s lips. The request was made following the realisation that an overview of recent research on the job creation and macro-economic benefits of energy renovation in the EU has not been compiled in almost 6 years.
Post date: 31 Lug 2020
Type: Publication