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Looking at the latest numbers on certified buildings and districts as well as educated experts, DGNB continues to gain importance also on an international level. Projects have now been certified according to DGNB requirements in no less than 25 countries. And together with its DGNB System Partners in Spain, Denmark, Austria and Switzerland, DGNB joins forces on a European level.  
Post date: 27 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

A Massive Open Online Course is an online learning programme, also known as a MOOC. The UP STRAW partners have written a brand new MOOC, to help you learn more about straw and natural building: "Building for Change - Naturally".  
Post date: 27 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

As everybody is developing Covid-19 overall response works and efforts to help lower the risk by Act, Train, Plan, and Heath. These fundamental principles will help your business ensure it is safely operating in today's new standard environment.   Preparing for reopening construction projects after the pandemic may include:  
Post date: 21 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

As climate change becomes an increasingly prevalent matter, construction professionals have started to look at ways to improve buildings worldwide. It’s one of the best ways to help the planet, as homes and businesses contribute to 13% of greenhouse gas emissions in the world.   
Post date: 21 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

The VEF 2021 is designed to facilitate a multi-sectoral, multi-stakeholder and interdisciplinary dialogue on sustainable energy for inclusive development and productive capacities. Guided by the motto “Where Action Meets Ambition” and designed as the first virtual VEF, the 2021 edition will include a Youth Day on the 5th of July 2021, followed by the VEF on the 6th and 7th of July 2021.  
Post date: 20 Kvě 2021
Type: Event

The Norwegian manufacturer of solar collectors Inaventa Solar has recently started a new project, titled DisolBat (distributed solar and “blue batteries”), which builds on the results of its international collaboration with RELaTED project.   
Post date: 20 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

New sustainability standards are continually being born in the building industry, especially driven by private initiatives in order to improve construction quality and mitigate the effects of climate change. Most of them are applied at a regional level.   On February 10th, Rocio Montaña together with Elena Reyes and Micheel Wassouf sat together in the Webinar organised by Energiehaus, Arquitectura y Formación Passivhaus to talk about EDGE and Passive House, two building standards united by a common goal.  
Post date: 20 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

Responding to the ever-increasing energy demand while reducing carbon emissions and their climate impact will require energy systems to be ever more integrated, flexible, and innovative. The use of renewable energy sources is key, though given their variable nature they generate difficulties in balancing the production and demand.  
Post date: 20 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

Architects play a significant role in the design and development of buildings and communities. Without them, cities would have a challenging time functioning efficiently and effectively. They take an idea and transform it into a beautiful physical space designed for human use or viewing pleasure.  
Post date: 18 Kvě 2021
Type: Novinky

The European Union aims to be climate-neutral by 2050, requiring a fundamental transformation of the construction and building sectors. This decade is critical as direct building CO2 emissions need to more than halve by 2030 to get on track for a net-zero carbon building stock by 2050.  
Post date: 17 Kvě 2021
Type: Publication