Building operation, monitoring, energy management

Cost-Effective Energy and Carbon Emissions Optimisation in Building Renovation (Annex 56) - Guidebook for Professional Home Owners  
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Type: Publication

REnewabLe energies for tourist ACcommodation buildingS     IEE RELACS has involved partners from 10 countries and aimed at encouraging accommodations throughout Europe to implement renewable measures and energy efficiency practices in their premises. 212 accommodations joined the RELACS network, 95 energy audits have been carried out and 58 feasibility studies were completed.  
Post date: 6 Nov 2017
Type: Link

There is still much to be done and the pace of energy renovations must be urgently stepped up, as the COP23 Building Action Symposium summit prepares to open in Bonn on November 9, says Adrian Joyce, Renovate Europe Campaign Director.    
Post date: 6 Nov 2017
Type: Note

In the context of UNFCCC COP23, the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) is hosting a full day event on 9 November 2017 in Bonn, Germany, aiming to identify the key ingredients to achieve a low-carbon, energy efficient buildings and construction sector.   The event’s agenda includes the following topics:  
Post date: 6 Nov 2017
Type: Event

Hotel or restaurant owner? Want to make your business greener? Check out "Take a Green Step"   If you are looking for tips on how to make your hotel and restaurant more eco-friendly, the http://www.takeagreenstep.eu is a goldmine of information on how to save resources and attract more clients.   All big changes start with small steps, and Take a Green Step invites you to take your first green steps.
Post date: 3 Nov 2017
Type: News

Energy efficient mortgages could play a central role in Europe’s new strategy for sustainable finance, states a White Paper published on 26 October 2017 under the EU funded ‘Energy Efficient Mortgages Action Plan’ (EeMAP) Initiative - which sets out key recommendations towards the creation of an energy efficient mortgage product for Europe.  
Post date: 3 Nov 2017
Type: Note

AI: The Missing Smart Step to Better Buildings   On 9 November 2017,  DEXMA Product Director Daniel Utges will be hosting a free webinar on how to scale energy efficiency with AI. This free online training session is open to all and will include a live walkthrough of the new EnergyGrader platform.   Registration is free, but there are limited places, so book early.    
Post date: 3 Nov 2017
Type: Event

“Sustainable technologies for a better life” is the guiding theme of the second edition of EUREKA, an innovative and participatory conference organised by EPEE and EVIA, two leading associations headquartered in Brussels and representing the HVACR industry in Europe. EUREKA 2017 will take place on December 11 & 12 in Berlin and will once again represent a unique opportunity to engage with professionals from across the HVACR value chain and help shape the future of this sector.  
Post date: 2 Nov 2017
Type: Event

On 27 October 2017, the European Commission presented the final Work Programme for Horizon 2020, covering the budgetary years 2018, 2019 and 2020 and representing an investment of around €30 billion.  
Post date: 1 Nov 2017
Type: News

This is the sixth issue of the ZERO-PLUS (Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology) research project newsletter.   Contents include:   4th ZERO-PLUS progress meeting  ZERO-PLUS case studies workshop Release of first annual ZERO-PLUS booklet Change in the Italian case study location Presentation on ZERO-PLUS at conferences EU opportunities Please visit the project’s website to read the full document at the link provided below.  
Post date: 30 Oct 2017
Type: Publication