The Interreg CE project TOGETHER aims to achieve energy efficiency in 85 public buildings through Demand Side Management
The three main objectives of the Interreg Central Europe project TOGETHER are to:
Post date: 9 Aug 2017
An accurate and swift identification of materials, quantities and building typologies before the demolition works is needed for an efficient waste management and recovery of raw materials from buildings. A BIM based tool developed in HISER is being validated for this purpose in several real buildings.
Post date: 4 Aug 2017
This guide will help you to start saving on your energy bills and to feel more comfortable at home without spending a single cent.
The guide has been released by the EU-funded FIESTA project and will provide European families with helpful advice on lowering their energy bill and their carbon footprint. Aimed at the general public, the document looks at general areas of household energy consumption, from heating and cooling to cooking, outlining simple ways to save money.
Post date: 3 Aug 2017
A guide released by the EU-funded FIESTA project provides European families with helpful advice on lowering their energy bill and their carbon footprint. Aimed at the general public, the document looks at general areas of household energy consumption, from heating and cooling to cooking, outlining simple ways to save money.
Post date: 3 Aug 2017
As part of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), REMOURBAN’s Miguel García Fuentes (CARTIF) and Philip James (Nottingham City Homes) joined two discussion events in Brussels about smart cities.
Post date: 26 Jul 2017
During the EU Sustainable Energy Week, the EIP-SCC held a series of practical Action Cluster Meetings bundled into a one-day event entitled « Building a market for Smart Cities and Communities ». The gathering was part of ongoing efforts to foster cross-sector collaboration to deliver a solid, viable market which is attractive to investors.
Post date: 25 Jul 2017
Retrofitting to existing buildings for improved energy efficiency is technically possible but conditions vary in different regions in Europe. “Northern Europe” is spanning in north south direction equally long as the distance between Malmö and northern Tunisia. The challenge is to meet the varying climate for such a big area with one technical solution. The answer is modularity and moisture buffering materials.
Post date: 24 Jul 2017
Organised jointly by R20 MED, the R20 NGO's office for the Mediterranean region, École Nationale Polytechnique d'Oran Maurice-Audin ( ENPO-MA ) and École des Mines de Saint-Etienne ( EMSE ) 1st Seminar on the Promotion of Innovative Projects in Green Economy was held on 11 and 12 July 2017 at the Algerian School of Business (ESAA) in Algiers. It was sponsored by Ms Fatma-Zohra Zerouati, Minister of the Environment and Renewable Energies.
Post date: 22 Jul 2017
The project CONNECTARCH (May 2017 - April 2021) aims to reinforce the sector’s capacity and help the profession to face current and forthcoming challenges: cross-border and trans-national mobility, increased competition from outside the EU, adaptation to digital technologies, acquisition of new skills and competences. It is made up of 10 activities grouped under four inter-related over-arching objectives, namely:
Post date: 14 Jul 2017
This month, OfficeVitae has deployed OfficeVitae Comfort+ at the Faculty of Industrial Design at the Technical University of Delft.
Key features include:
Sensor data views of one’s own office for C02 levels, humidity, temperature, light, noise and movement.
Via a desktop, IOS and Android app occupants can order heating for their space locally or remotely.
Eco switch for extra energy savings. When Eco-mode is on heating is automatically adjusted or switched off heating depending upon space occupancy patterns.
Post date: 13 Jul 2017