There is still much to be done and the pace of energy renovations must be urgently stepped up, as the COP23 Building Action Symposium summit prepares to open in Bonn on November 9, says Adrian Joyce, Renovate Europe Campaign Director.
Post date: 6 Nov 2017
In the context of UNFCCC COP23, the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) is hosting a full day event on 9 November 2017 in Bonn, Germany, aiming to identify the key ingredients to achieve a low-carbon, energy efficient buildings and construction sector.
The event’s agenda includes the following topics:
Post date: 6 Nov 2017
Indoor Air Quality Design and Control in Low-energy Residential Buildings- Annex 68 Subtask 1: Defining the metrics -- In the search of indices to evaluate the Indoor Air Quality of low-energy residential buildings -- AIVC Contributed Report 17
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
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
The Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) contributes to the common objective of the Paris Agreement of limiting global warming to well below 2°C
Post date: 11 Jul 2017
Intelligent Buildings, Energy, Mobility, ICT & Emergency Management Exhibition and Forum
Post date: 5 Jul 2017
“Energy Efficient Ventilated Façades for Optimal Adaptability and Heat Exchange enabling low energy architectural concepts for the refurbishment of existing buildings.”
Post date: 3 Jul 2017
Energy retrofitting in Public Buildings conference aims to bring together the Research Community, Industry, Building designers, Facility managers and Public authorities, to debate on energy efficient retrofitting projects of public building stock.
Post date: 13 Jun 2017
In the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) and the Federal Chamber of German Architects (BAK) will organise two public events on Thursday 22 June in Brussels, Belgium, on the theme
Architecture: Towards a Step Change in Building Performance
Post date: 5 Jun 2017
In the context of the revision of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), this workshop, which will take place on Thursday 22 June 2017 (13:30 - 18:00) in Brussels, Belgium in the framework of the EUSEW 2017 Energy Days, will aim to share feedback from architectural projects that have successfully overcome the challenges of achieving healthy, comfortable and productive environments at measurably low energy and resource consumption and to draw policy lessons from this.
Post date: 2 Jun 2017