Building operation, monitoring, energy management

The H2020 ENTROPY project aims to design and deploy an innovative IT ecosystem targeting at improving energy efficiency through consumers understanding, engagement and behavioural changes.  
Post date: 3 Aug 2017
Type: Link

The enCOMPASS H2020 project aims to implement and validate an integrated socio-technical approach to behavioural change for energy saving, by developing innovative user-friendly digital tools to make energy consumption data available and understandable for different stakeholders (residents, visitors, public actors, building managers, utilities and ICT-providers) so to empower them to achieve energy savings and manage their needs in energy efficient, cost-effective and comfortable ways.
Post date: 3 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Collaborative Holistic Design Laboratory and Methodology for Energy-Efficient Embedded Buildings     The eeEmbedded project aims to develop an open BIM-based holistic collaborative design and simulation platform, a related holistic design methodology, an energy system information model and an integrated information management framework for designing energy-efficient buildings and their optimal energetic embedding in the neighbourhood of surrounding buildings and energy systems.  
Post date: 3 Aug 2017
Type: Link

The renovation project "Paint it Green" was undertaken by the owner company CoRI - Coating Research Institute after identifying two important concepts: the need for more space as well as the modernization of the company image. Focusing on these issues, the objective established was to create a building designed in an intelligent and thoughtful way combined with the aspects of being high-tech and durable.  
Post date: 2 Aug 2017
Type: Case

Energy efficient and Cost competitive retrofitting solutions for Shopping buildings     The EcoShopping project aims to build a holistic retrofitting solution for commercial buildings to reduce primary energy consumption down to less than 80kWh/m2 per year and increase the share of RES (Renewable Energy Sources) more than 50% compared to the state of the art.   The approach will be systemic by developing:  
Post date: 1 Aug 2017
Type: Link

The overall objective of the EVERSELVES project is to promote new policies, or improvement of existing policies, to support the integration of renewable energy sources (RES) in buildings for self-consumption funded by Structural Funds and other EC tools.  
Post date: 1 Aug 2017
Type: Link

The Montenegrin Ministry of the Economy announced that the annual consumption of energy dropped by 49% in most of the buildings reconstructed under a programme to raise energy efficiency levels in public buildings. The energy efficiency adaptation programme covered 43 buildings, and monitoring showed that huge energy savings were made in 39 of them.    
Post date: 31 Jul 2017
Type: News

Tools for householders to manage their domestic energy use    
Post date: 28 Jul 2017
Type: Tool

Early July 2017, the European Commission brought together industry leaders, finance professionals, policy makers, SMEs and start-ups to discuss how the construction’s value chain could meet its ever-evolving challenges.   The 2017 Construction Conference: Let's build changes! assessed the main trends, strategies and roles of major actors, including the public sector.   Four break-out sessions were organised to tackle these challenges thematically:
Post date: 27 Jul 2017
Type: News

RepliCable and InnovaTive Future Efficient Districts and cities: A replicable, systemic and integrated strategy to adapt European cities and urban ecosystems into the smart city of the future    
Post date: 27 Jul 2017
Type: Link