Cyprus

By the end of 2015, a series of free postgraduate level training courses in Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) will begin around Europe. These ‘Professional Energy Skills in NZEB’ courses aim to empower building professionals through the development of skills in energy efficiency and integration of renewables in the retrofit of existing housing stock.   The program is for EU engineers, architects and building manager professionals who are interested in energy efficiency applied to buildings.
Post date: 28 Nov 2016
Type: News

Design of a monitoring framework for performance assessment during operation (D7.1) | ZERO-PLUS project   The monitoring and evaluation of the four settlements’ (Cyprus, France, Italy and the UK) performance is an essential part of the ZERO-PLUS project. To this end a monitoring and performance analysis platform is created.  
Post date: 18 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

Families across Europe are taking steps that will reduce their energy consumption by more than 3,000,000 kWh thanks to the work of the EU funded FIESTA project.   The project, coordinated by Area Science Park Trieste, has carried out more than 1,022 energy audits with families in five European countries: Bulgaria, Cyprus, Hungary, Italy and Spain. The project includes five technical partners (one for each participating country) and 14 cities.  
Post date: 2 Nov 2016
Type: News

This is the second issue of the ZERO-PLUS (Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology) research project newsletter.   This issue includes information on the first ZERO-PLUS progress meeting that was held in March 2016 in Bergamo, Italy. In addition the newsletter includes information about a number of project research and dissemination activities:  
Post date: 17 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

This is the first issue of the ZERO-PLUS (Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology) research project newsletter.   The newsletter makes an introduction to the project and the four case studies, the innovative technologies considered and the project partners. This issue also includes information about the ZERO-PLUS kick-off meeting that was held in Nicosia, Cyprus on September 2015.  
Post date: 17 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

On 29 September 2016, academics, business leaders and government officials in Cyprus celebrated the roll-out of new Climate-KIC climate innovation programmes at a high-level event in Nicosia.  
Post date: 10 Oct 2016
Type: News

This is the third issue of the ZERO-PLUS (Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology) research project newsletter.   This issue includes information on the second ZERO-PLUS progress and review panel meetings held in September 2016 in Thessaloniki, Greece as well as an overview of the project outcomes, among others. More specifically, a number of reports are briefly introduced:  
Post date: 10 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

The European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE 2017) will celebrate its 25th edition in Stockholm from 12th to 15th June 2017. On behalf of the EUBCE Scientific Committee it is a great pleasure to invite you to be part of this event and to share your latest achievements, findings and innovations with the scientific and industrial communities.
Post date: 15 Sep 2016
Type: News

Quantifying the behavioural change and energy savings of students living in dormitory buildings - Year 2 (SAVES project)   The Student Switch Off (SSO) campaign is an inter-dormitory energy-saving competition that has been running in the United Kingdom since 2006, and has been adapted to run in Lithuania, Greece, Sweden and Cyprus over the academic years 2014-15 and 2015-16; it aims to reach up to 49,942 students in total over the two years. The campaign is then meant to run on a self-funded basis in subsequent years.  
Post date: 31 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

The Student Switch Off  (SSO) campaign is an inter-dormitory energy-saving competition that has been running in the United Kingdom since 2006, and has been adapted to run in Lithuania, Greece, Sweden and Cyprus over the academic years 2014-15 and 2015-16; it aims to reach up to 49,942 students in total over the two years. The campaign is then meant to run on a self-funded basis in subsequent years.  
Post date: 31 Aug 2016
Type: Publication