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Concept   The NUDGE project has been conceived to unleash the potential of behavioral interventions for long-lasting energy efficiency behavior changes, paving the way to the generalized use of such interventions as a worthy addition to the policy-making toolbox.  
Post date: 7 Ott 2020
Type: Link

LowUP is a European Union project aiming at developing and demonstrating cutting-edge solutions for net-zero energy buildings.   About this Event After 4 years of intense efforts of research, development, and innovation, LowUP partners are happy to invite you to the project final conference! REGISTER The LowUP project Buildings account for about 40% of total energy use and 36% of greenhouse emissions in the European Union.  
Post date: 5 Ott 2020
Type: News

Achieving the full energy transition potential calls for a paradigm shift, and many solutions are investigated to involve as much people as possible and support them reducing their energy consumption.   This September 2020, 10 partners gathered online to kick-off NUDGE, a new project funded by the Horizon 2020 European programme.  
Post date: 5 Ott 2020
Type: News

Improve efficiency and balance the energy system at the same time!In the district energy networks, there are many ways to utilise cost-effective flexibility.   However, it is a challenge to optimise these more complex systems. The Flexi-Sync project is developing a service for making use of district energy flexibility and optimising heat grids and heat control in buildings.  
Post date: 5 Ott 2020
Type: News

Six weeks of free training: time to build sustainably! MOOC Building for change - Naturally: training in straw construction    The MOOC "Building for change - Naturally" is a distance learning course written and designed by European partners in English and French.  
Post date: 28 Set 2020
Type: News

Last Thursday we published this critique of the Energy Charter Treaty (ECT). Created in the 1990s, the ECT was designed to protect cross-border energy investments from political risk.   Critics now say it is being used to protect fossil fuel investments in a world committed to phasing them out.  
Post date: 28 Set 2020
Type: News

The Italian District Heating industry has the chance to become a key enabler of the Green Deal Transition, similar to what’s happening in many European countries, after a few years of slow development, that have created the risk to confine it into a niche in the evolution of the Italian energy sector as a whole.   2nd October 2020 10.00 – 13.00 Digital event  
Post date: 28 Set 2020
Type: News

The Construction21 network launches the Green Solutions Awards during the World Green Building Week! In this 8th edition, Construction21 offers committed professionals the opportunity to present their most sustainable projects, to make themselves known, of course, but also to help the profession move forward.  
Post date: 28 Set 2020
Type: News

Cities around Europe are piloting and implementing solutions to become more circular. Plastic, construction and bio-waste are three of the waste streams cities are seeking to reduce or reuse due to their environmental impact and socio-economic value. Which levers do cities have to effectively close these materials loops?  
Post date: 28 Set 2020
Type: News

This report assesses the compliance of the 14 available LTRS (as published on the website of the European Commission on 8 September 2020) against the provisions in Article 2a of the amended 2018 EnergyPerformance of Buildings Directive1 (EPBD).  
Post date: 25 Set 2020
Type: Publication