energy refurbishment / renovation / retrofitting

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Linked Data technologies have been developed in order to connect concepts in a structured way, enhancing machine readability and enabling many features like semantic queries. The potential of such technologies is wide in many fields, in particular in the construction sector, which could benefit in many ways by their application.
Post date: 3 Jun 2020
Type: News

The renovation sector is crucial for a sustainable development of the construction market. Buildings account for 40% of the energy consumed today in EU, but annual renovation rates are limited to 0.4/1.2% in Europe. Also, a large share of buildings has more than 40 years and it is not adequately heated, bringing to a low efficiency of the building stock in terms of energy and comfort1.
Post date: 26 May 2020
Type: News

Join the first of the RenOnBill webinar series and learn about a new online tool for assessing the financial and energy savings potential of specific renovation interventions in residential buildings.   What you will learn:    
Post date: 26 May 2020
Type: Event

Welcome to the (r)evolution in home renovation The clean energy transition starts at home  
Post date: 25 May 2020
Type: Link

The newly published RenOnBill report provides a detailed analysis of the main data, drivers and challenges involved in the energy renovation of residential buildings in four focus countries: Germany, Italy, Lithuania and Spain.
Post date: 21 May 2020
Type: Publication

The renovation of the residential complex of Via Brescia is one of the interventions developed within the FP7 Smart City project SINFONIA.   The building is divided in 5 staircases with 7 floors and 21 apartments each, with an overall surface of around 32,000 m3 and it is managed by IPES-WOBI, the social housing Institute of the Province of Bolzano.  
Post date: 21 May 2020
Type: Case

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   -> "will not be able to keep the original plan for Heritage 2020. For the first time since we started this Conference, back in 2008, we are forced to change plans.
Post date: 20 May 2020
Type: Event

GREen Advanced TEchnologies for the Retrofitting of masonry Structures Using natural fibre meshes to retrofit old buildings  
Post date: 20 May 2020
Type: Link

Wed, Jun 17, 2020 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CEST   Sinfonia Webinar series “Smart City talks” is a series of 6 webinars that will share the experiences of the Sinfonia pilot cities, exploring best practices and tools for urban energy planning, strategies for citizen engagement and the policy framework. All of it, aspiring to create a sustainable future for citizens and enterprises through the knowledge transfer from experienced actors.  
Post date: 19 May 2020
Type: Event

The RenoZEB Platform is a web-based environment where different actors and software tools can work together managing a renovation project, sharing the data and the BIM models, centralizing the files, assigning tasks. Moreover, it allows for setting targets and KPI objectives, managing renovation alternatives and automatically connecting to external tools for importing indicators and results which cannot be directly calculated by the platform.  
Post date: 19 May 2020
Type: Tool