Very low energy buildings

Roadmaps for Energy (R4E) is an EU funded project under the Horizon 2020 programme, aiming to develop a new type of energy strategy through visions and roadmaps for the 8 partner cities, in co-creation with relevant local stakeholders. The project focuses on three areas within the domain of sustainable energy that are closely linked to the municipalities main responsibilities: smart buildings, smart mobility, and smart urban spaces.  
Post date: 17 Aug 2017
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Although Nearly Zero Energy Buildings will become a “must” for new buildings in Europe by the end of 2020 – no particular building concept exists, which would enable maximum use of daylight by a transparent glass façade and at the same time ZEB performance.   InDeWaG is an innovation action project funded under Horizon 2020, a Public Private Partnership on "BUILDINGS DESIGN FOR NEW HIGHLY ENERGY PERFORMING BUILDINGS".  
Post date: 17 Aug 2017
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The 25th edition of ICLEI's long-running Breakfast at Sustainability's series will be held on Tuesday 5 September, focusing on the work of the EU-funded FIESTA project. ICLEI is hosting the event in association with project coordinator AREA Science Park Trieste.  
Post date: 17 Aug 2017
Type: Event

The project Next-Buildings (Next Zero Energy Buildings at lowest Cost by using Competitive Sustainable Technology), funded by the 7th Framework Programme of the European Union, is about the demonstration of very low energy buildings. In all demonstrations, the ambition is net zero carbon/energy or better (active or plus-energy house).
Post date: 15 Aug 2017
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E=0: Desirable, warm, affordable homes for life   The Interreg North-West Europe (NWE) E=0  project will support the development of 11.200 home make-over to net zero energy levels in France, Netherlands, United Kingdom and Luxemburg.  
Post date: 14 Aug 2017
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The Interreg Europe ZEROCO2 project aims to:  
Post date: 10 Aug 2017
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Nearly Zero-Energy Sports Facilities     n0e-sport is a three 3 years project (2014-2016) developed under the IEE programme as an integrated initiative on Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy in Buildings. The project groups 7 partners from 7 countries, who have all identified sports facilities as a key energy consumers.  
Post date: 9 Aug 2017
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Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) organises its 15th edition of Green Building Congress from 4 - 7 October 2017 in Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. The 3-day event would be marked by international conference, concurrent sessions, international exhibition and award programmes.  
Post date: 9 Aug 2017
Type: Event

On 14 July 2017 a settlement of plus energy houses was inaugurated with a ceremonial key hand over to the building owners. All 13 houses (nine single-family houses and four double house halves) fulfil the efficiency house plus standard defined by the German Building Ministry. As such they generate more final and primary energy from renewable energy sources than they consume if balanced over a year. This includes also the household electricity use.
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
Type: News

At the EXPO 2017 in the Kazakh capital Astana, Germany with its theme “Energy on Track” presents how the energy transition “made in Germany” is realised. One of the exhibition rooms is the “City of Tomorrow” in which a walk-in the “Efficient House Plus” turned upside down is illustrated. German cutting edge technology is offered up close and personal. The exhibits show how energy efficient energy use is possible without sacrificing building culture, aesthetics and quality of life in the 21st century.
Post date: 7 Aug 2017
Type: News