Training and education

Nearly Zero Energy Building (nZEB) construction and renovation need an enhanced systematic approach for quality control of the entire process. The most important part of the BIMplement enhanced quality control approach is a fully qualified and equipped workforce.  
Post date: 13 Jun 2019
Type: News

As building envelopes and mechanical and electrical equipment become more efficient, the impact of occupants on building energy increases.   Meanwhile, trends in teleworking, co-working and home-sharing mean vastly different occupancy than the standard occupancy schedules.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2019
Type: Publication

Concept:   Our Horizon 2020 project aims to integrate these different types of data in a MULTIscale SENTINEL land surface information retrieval Platform (MULTIPLY). For both developers of satellite retrieval tools and for anyone who wants better access to land surface products.   Objectives:  
Post date: 11 Jun 2019
Type: Link

Concept:   C-Track 50 aims to mobilise and guide public authorities at a local and regional level, in order to achieve climate resilience and carbon neutrality by 2050.   Objectives:    1-Enhancing the cooperation between the different levels of governances, both at the vertical and horizontal level, in 11 European countries
Post date: 11 Jun 2019
Type: Link

Concept:   The INDUCE project will deliver a methodology for the implementation of capacity building programmes in energy efficiency based on a Human-Centered Design approach, leading to the ad-hoc design of training courses and interventions that align the motivation of involved actors with an energy efficiency culture.   Objectives:  
Post date: 11 Jun 2019
Type: Link

As examples of this month's BUILD UP topic "New skills for energy efficiency in buildings" you can view the presentations and key findings from a C4EForum 2018 panel session Training of skills for 21st century.   C4E Forums are biannual events on energy efficiency with focus on Central and Eastern Europe context.  
Post date: 10 Jun 2019
Type: Link

This session will bring together experiences from four Horizon 2020 projects ( BIMplement , BIMCert , BIMeet , Net­UBIEP ) working with BIM as a training tool and developing qualification frameworks in order to deliver a high quality performing built result.  
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: Event

Inducing a behavioral change towards Energy Efficiency represents an unsolved societal challenge with potentially enormous environmental impact, but it is still difficult to get people to adopt a more energy-efficient lifestyle due to several factors:   -low monetary benefits for the individuals (an average energy bill does not represent a significant portion of the home budget)
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: News

The H2020 ExcEED project takes the pulse of the actual energy consumed by last generation of buildings.  
Post date: 4 Jun 2019
Type: News

Thursday 6th June 2019 -  Bruegel Institute, Rue de la Charité 33, Brussels   Session 1: Policy 10:30 – 13:00 Session 2: Research Deep Dives 14:00 - 17:30 Organised by the Horizon 2020 and European Research Council Projects CONSEED, PENNY and COBHAM   Policy Session 10:30-13:00  
Post date: 28 May 2019
Type: Event