Public and non residential buildings

BPIE - Buildings Performance Institute Europe-  has released two reports to foster the transition to smart buildings.  
Post date: 28 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

The CommONEnergy project aims at identifying this potential through deep retrofitting, developing a systemic approach made of innovative technologies and solution sets as well as methods and tools to support their implementation and to assess their environmental and social impact in a life-cycle approach.  
Post date: 24 Mar 2017
Type: News

The Integrated Design Process library (IDP) library is publicly distributed on the CommONEnergy website as a free excel-based online repository available to help shopping centre owners and managers in planning mall retrofitting, providing a quick overview of the best solution-sets matching the building features and context. The structure allows:
Post date: 24 Mar 2017
Type: Tool

Videoconferenza del Dr. Yves Marignac Scenario Francia 2050: dimezzare i consumi con interventi rivolti a sufficienza ed efficienza coprire il resto della domanda 100% con fonti rinnovabili ​In streaming giovedì 16 marzo a partire da 10:15 circa, durata 40 min ​ Per assistere alla conferenza seguire il seguente link: inive.webex.com/inive/onstage/g.php?MTID=e41745c759f8cf61ebe0599f18f1e4e75  
Post date: 16 Mar 2017
Type: Event

For more than 20 years, the World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED) has gathered world experts at a conference in upper Austria to raise awareness of new measures aiding the development of renewable energy and energy efficiency.  
Post date: 15 Mar 2017
Type: Note

After nearly two years of collaboration between ten partners from four countries, the end of FosterREG project is near. The project is funded from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 649846, with the closure date coming up on 31 May, 2017.   
Post date: 14 Mar 2017
Type: Event

  Architecture   The focus of the new plus-energy school is on the sustainable and ecological construction in accordance with the Passive House standard. The new location replaces the existing site of the St. Franziskus-Elementary School in the surrounding area. The school building is built almost entirely as a timber construction and therefore largely from renewable materials in CO2-neutral construction. The three-storey school building has no basement and consists of two parts.  
Post date: 13 Mar 2017
Type: Case

The Affordable and Adaptable Public Buildings through Energy Efficient Retrofitting (A2PBEER) Project now has its own Youtube Channel, where you can find a series of videos produced for training purposes on energy efficient retrofitting of public buildings during the A2PBEER project.  
Post date: 13 Mar 2017
Type: News

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a EUR 75 million loan with real estate company Castellum for the construction of nearly zero-energy buildings (NZEBs) in Stockholm and Örebro, Sweden. The loan was made possible by the support of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), central pillar of the European Commission's Investment Plan for Europe.  
Post date: 10 Mar 2017
Type: News

This report, by venticool, summarises the outcome of the work of the initial working phase of IEA ECB Annex 62 Ventilative Cooling and is based on the findings in the participating countries.
Post date: 8 Mar 2017
Type: Publication