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Future energy systems need to become more flexible in the way they utilize the functions and energy demands of buildings. As part of the EU-project FlexiGrid, new ways of implementing flexibility technology are currently being tested at Campus Johanneberg in Gothenburg, Sweden.  
Post date: 6 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

Roisin O'Riordan, Lancaster University.   When you think about soil, you probably think of rolling fields of the countryside. But what about urban soil? With city-dwellers expected to account for 68% of the world’s population by 2050, this often forgotten resource is increasingly important. City-based agriculture is on the rise. But urban soil is more often associated with contamination and risks to health.  
Post date: 29 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

Poland’s former capital and one of its oldest cities, Krakow, is embarking on a transformative journey towards fast decarbonisation. The city is taking part in EIT Climate-KIC’s Deep Demonstration of Healthy, Clean Cities, and has set ambitious goals to become carbon neutral and inclusive.  
Post date: 29 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

The Policy Conference of the EU Sustainable Energy Week is the biggest European conference dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe. The Policy Conference hosts a number of sessions – interactive meetings, each lasting 1.5 hours (90 minutes) – that focus on sustainable energy issues and debate new policy developments, best practices and new ideas.    
Post date: 29 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

Did you know that the price per tonne of carbon could double over the next 3 years? In fact, this price is having a high impact on the historical record of electricity costs that we are experiencing these days.  
Post date: 28 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

In its 2020 Global Synthesis Report on Climate Action by Sector, Climate Chance analyzes the building sector, delivering a synthesis of the main trends and climate strategies in this field. An indispensable synthesis for understanding what direction climate plans will be heading in 2021.  
Post date: 27 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

Interview with Wouter Klijn (Strobouw Nederland ).   What was the reason for renovating a sports hall with straw?  
Post date: 27 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

On April 21, the Covenant of Mayors launched its 2050 vision for a climate neutral Europe, inviting all local, regional authorities and energy agencies in joining the movement! The Covenant of Mayors is the world’s largest movement for local climate and energy actions.  
Post date: 22 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

An article by Sylvia Croese, University of the Witwatersrand and Ntombini Marrengane, University of Cape Town.   The African continent is fast on its way to becoming one of the world’s largest urban hubs. This has spawned growing interest in African urbanisation by both researchers and policy makers. But a great deal of the knowledge –and policy that stems from it– doesn’t adequately respond to the challenges faced by those who govern and are governed on the ground.
Post date: 22 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky

Organised by REHVA and sponsored by VELUX Group, this new competition for young professionals and students of engineering will identify solutions for achieving healthy homes. REHVA together with VELUX Group, the primary partner and sponsor, are pleased to announce the launch of the Healthy Homes Design Competition 2022.  
Post date: 22 Dub 2021
Type: Novinky