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The DHC+ summer school is a full week of intensive training with key renowned experts and academics in the field of District Energy. The teaching method is based on the perfect combination of theory, practical exercises and site visits. This year’s programme will focus on the future of district energy, paying special attention to key innovative trends such as digitalisation and enhancement of partnerships between participants and industry stakeholders.
Post date: 13 Jul 2018
Type: Event

The DHC+ summer school is a full week of intensive training with key renowned experts and academics in the field of District Energy. The teaching method is based on the perfect combination of theory, practical exercises and site visits. This year’s programme will focus on the future of district energy, paying special attention to key innovative trends such as digitalisation and enhancement of partnerships between participants and industry stakeholders.
Post date: 13 Jul 2018
Type: Event

The Building Market Reports collect and generate insights on the building sector to foster low-carbon investment and scaling by generating an in-depth market study through reports. In 50 pages the reports profile a single country-building sector. The content is methodologically aligned, enabling comparison between markets and includes:
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Type: Publication

New industry data has highlighted the strong growth in electrical storage in Europe over the past year. The European Energy Storage Association and consultants Delta-ee released the figures, which are pooled from the trade body’s member companies and other leading players in the industry. It shows a booming market for storage technologies in key European regions, fuelled by the growth in renewable energy and the attending cost reductions.
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Type: News

To take on the challenge of delivering low carbon buildings all over Europe, stakeholders need comparable, pan-European data to support their efforts and target the right niches. Although many reports exist from one country to another, the information remains fragmented. BTA decided to address this need by delivering Building Market Briefs, which are condensed reports per country and based on a unique methodology. The first issued BMB gives unique insights on the Swiss building market. Interview with York Ostermeyer, Associate Professor at the Division of Building Technology, at...
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Type: News

Today, the financial sector is making increasing use of more responsible economic and financial tools in favour of social and environmental issues. But how can we ensure that public and private actors do not use these new tools only as a marketing strategy? How can we ensure that green finance actually serves responsible projects? How to define « Greenwashing »?
Post date: 12 Jul 2018
Type: News

The document provides a detailed description of the green urban interventions implemented by the project   URBAN GreenUP has released a Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) catalogue, which is publicly available on the project’s website. The catalogue aims at fostering the global uptake of the URBAN GreenUP approach by providing cities worldwide with robust indicators on how to embrace urban challenges using nature.  
Post date: 11 Jul 2018
Type: News

A seminar for businesses in Northern Ireland on clean energy was held in the city of Derry  
Post date: 11 Jul 2018
Type: News

Disruptive ideas on Smart City Solutions were showcased in Tampere’s industrial Hackathon innovation challenge  
Post date: 10 Jul 2018
Type: News

Valladolid, 20-21 September 2018   Cities belong to their citizens; comprising an economic, social and cultural asset for which all are responsible of taking care of in order to assure the future of the following generations. Considering this premise, cities are the most important growth pole of the European Union, while more than two thirds of the European population lives in urban areas and this share continues to grow. Due to their high density, cities offer a huge potential for improving sustainability towards a carbon-neutral new concept of life.  
Post date: 10 Jul 2018
Type: News