Horizon 2020 Energy Efficiency newsletter is out!
Here are the contents:
Post date: 1 Jul 2020
Who are the AECB?
The AECB (Association for Environment Conscious Building) is a network of individuals and companies with a common aim of promoting sustainable building.
Running since the 1980's the AECB are the largest and oldest network for sustainable building.
What do we do?
Post date: 24 Jun 2020
Date: 23 July 2020 Time: 10.30 - 12.30
Cost: PHT members: £20+VAT,
Non members: £40+VAT, Staff of educational estates & LA: Free
Are you involved in the delivery of schools, operate University estates, or tasked with net-zero carbon strategies? This event is for you! Join us for the official launch of our latest Passivhaus campaign focused on Educational Buildings.
Post date: 22 Jun 2020
Check out the June 2020 issue of CEN-CE newsletter for getting up to speed with recent and ongoing activities of CEN-CE team!
EPB standards covered by CEN-CE scheme
Explore synergies with CEN-CE scheme
2nd CEN-CE classroom pilot training
Build Up webinar showcasing CEN-CE scheme
CEN-CE interview with Francis Allard
Free online pilot training on heat pumps and measured energy
Post date: 11 Jun 2020
#4 newsletter is out!
Contents included are:
Rebound behaviours, nudges, competition: energy saving is a matter of mindset
Nudging energy saving behaviours
#eTEACHERatHOME: tips to save energy and money, lockdown or not
How to stay energy-efficient, healthy and productive in times of lockdown
How can ICT solutions contribute to the energy-behavioural change? (webinar)
Last trends in energy-saving applications
Post date: 18 May 2020
The En-ROADS Climate Solutions Simulator is a climate simulation tool for understanding and learn on how to achieve climate goals through changes in energy, land use, consumption, agriculture, and other policies. The simulator focuses on how changes in global GDP, energy efficiency, technological innovation, and carbon price influence carbon emissions, global temperature, and other factors.
Post date: 8 May 2020
The SKILLCO Erasmus+ international construction project 2017-20 was successfully completed with 923 individuals participating in the pilot training sessions for four previously identified as missing sectoral skills in three partner countries (Slovenia, Germany and Hungary). The project also resulted in the development of the SKILLgApp mobile application with SkillCO teaching materials to assist learners in training.
Post date: 6 May 2020
The report provides an overview of the training courses delivered in the field of BIM and nZEB at HEIs and VETs in Europe (in particular the partner countries). The main contributions determine:
1. types and level of trainings for BIM and nZEB at national VETs and HEIs and degree of fragmentation of courses
2. the transferability of these trainings at EQF level in the partner countries and EU
Post date: 6 May 2020
Upskilling building sector professionals, the linchpin for an effective renovation wave (EU Green Deal): showcasing CEN-CE scheme
The EU-funded CEN-CE project has set up standard-based qualification and training schemes in energy efficient construction for heating and cooling professionals.
Post date: 5 May 2020
Bus.Trainers is a European project which aims to develop competencies in energy efficiency and renewable energy systems for trainers of the construction industry, with the aim of transferring these new skills to workers and future workers employees of the sector. This initiative, which involves eleven partners from Spain, Italy, Portugal, Greece and Malta, belongs to the Erasmus+ Program of the European Union.
Post date: 4 May 2020