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EIT Climate-KIC, innovation community established and funded by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology, has released its 2019-2022 strategy: ‘Transformation, in time’. Focusing on systemic change is a pivot in the organisation’s strategy and business model and, given the serious threat society is facing, our approach needs to show significant results during this period. The post EIT Climate-KIC Launches Strategy for 2019-2022 appeared first on Climate-KIC.   News published on Climate KICConsult the source.  
Post date: 29 Jan 2019
Type: News

The Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (TEG) set up by the European Commission has requested feedback on the development of an EU-wide classification system for environmentally sustainable economic activities.   A unified taxonomy would make it possible to determine which investments, such as loans, stocks and bonds are environmentally sustainable, making it easier for market participants to finance these activities and limiting the risk of greenwashing.  
Post date: 22 Jan 2019
Type: News

This year, this unprecedented event will bring together the National Sustainable Building Congress ans the participants of the HQE International Summit under the same banner for an international edition dedicated to actors committed to sustainable construction and sustainable city.  
Post date: 17 Jan 2019
Type: News

MIPIM, the world's leading real estate event, celebrates this year its 30th edition. MIPIM is A 4-day real estate event to meet the most influential players from all sectors of the international real estate industry. Established in 1990, it brings the entire value chain to together and gives unrivalled access to the greatest number of development projects and sources of capital worldwide.  
Post date: 17 Jan 2019
Type: News

On 6 June 2018, Director General Dominique Ristori announced the creation of the Clean Energy for EU Islands Secretariat at the European Sustainable Energy Week in Brussels. The announcement was made in the presence of the Members of Parliament of the Islands Commission, who had contributed to the setup of the Secretariat.  
Post date: 10 Jan 2019
Type: News

Efficiency and renewable energy are at the core of Europe’s commitment to a clean energy transition that serves the needs of citizens, economic development, and the environment.   The World Sustainable Energy Days connect people and empower them to embrace the necessary change – according to the motto: Clean. Competitive. Connected.  
Post date: 10 Jan 2019
Type: News

The European construction sector is crucial to the European economy as it provides 18 million direct jobs and contributes to about 9% of the EU's GDP. Furthermore, drives economic growth and offers solutions for social, climate and energy challenges, thus contributing to sustainability.  
Post date: 10 Jan 2019
Type: News

Nine winners whose climate solutions reduce greenhouse gas emissions emitted by the construction industry were rewarded during the International Green Solutions Awards 2018 ceremony. But this event was also an opportunity for professionals to speak about the competition, their commitments and ambitions.  
Post date: 10 Jan 2019
Type: News

Green building materials from Taiwan. Bamboo Pavilion, located in the fourth area of Fengyuan Huludun Park, is an exhibition hall sponsored by Taichung Real Estate Development Association.  
Post date: 3 Jan 2019
Type: News

The Covenant of Mayors is the world’s largest movement for local climate and energy actions.   The initiative now gathers 7,000+ local and regional authorities across 57 countries drawing on the strengths of a worldwide multi-stakeholder movement. Signatories endorse a shared vision for 2050: accelerating the decarbonisation of their territories, strengthening their capacity to adapt to unavoidable climate change impacts, and allowing their citizens to access secure, sustainable and affordable energy.  
Post date: 27 Dec 2018
Type: News