residential buildings / dwellings

Report on the expected energy and environmental performance of each energy production and energy management technology (D3.1) | ZERO-PLUS project   This report is on the expected energy and environmental performance of each energy production and energy management technology for the eight types of residential buildings across the four case studies considered in the ZERO-PLUS project.    The report shows:  
Post date: 29 Jun 2016
Type: Publication

Summary of current state of the art on near zero energy (NZE) settlements in Europe (D1.1) | ZERO-PLUS project  
Post date: 29 Jun 2016
Type: Publication

The green tax deduction of Denmark involves home energy renovation works and can be applied for rental housing and home ownership.    Deduction for energy renovation involves 12,000 DKK annually per. person. If for example two adults and a child over 18 live in the household, a deduction of 36,000 DKK can be claimed.    To find out more about the deduction plan please click here. 
Post date: 27 Jun 2016
Type: Link

Energy companies are required to help reduce the Danish energy consumption. In this frame interested parties can seek advice if they need help in performing energy saving works in their home or if they need to receive funding for the implementation of these works.   Works eligible for funding include:   insulation of exterior walls and roof; replacement of windows; conversion to more energy-efficient forms of heating.   An extended list of energy renovation works can be found in the following directory:
Post date: 27 Jun 2016
Type: Link

Feeling the benefits of deep renovation in Valladolid     In the Torrelago district, cumulative improvements of the deep renovation works conducted as part of the CITyFiED project are beginning to be seen and felt by partners and residents alike.  
Post date: 9 Mar 2016
Type: News

Sneinton district of Nottingham, England, showing the way for a sustainable energy future in Europe   REMOURBAN lighthouse city Nottingham is showing how sustainability can be integrated into the regeneration of our towns and cities. Their local expertise and complementary actions from a range of European partners and cities, is at heart of the project’s work to develop a model of smart urban transformation.    
Post date: 8 Mar 2016
Type: News

This scheme is now closed.  
Post date: 15 Feb 2016
Type: Link

Italy: the energy efficiency way of the washing-machine shaped dwellings in Genoa A social housing district with poor insulation, a municipality that is meeting a long-standing demand by residents while transforming the area into a model for eco-sustainability San Pietro is a peripheral neighbourhood overlooking the city of Genoa, North-West of Italy. It is also known as Lavatrici (washing machines), because of the concrete slabs with empty circles that characterise the façades of its buildings. 
Post date: 4 Dec 2015
Type: News

Life cycle energy and cost analysis of embodied, operational and user-transport energy reduction measures for residential buildings 
Post date: 30 Nov 2015
Type: Publication

The tool allows users to view statistical data related to the energy performance of residential buildings. The tool shows the characteristics of the current state of the housing stock for 20 countries and the determined modernisation trends based on monitoring pilot actions of the energy refurbishment progress for 6 countries resulting from the EPISCOPE project. It allows comparing countries and provides policy information, such as the definitions for Nearly-Zero Energy Buildings. The tool displays detailed information on several aspects:
Post date: 27 Oct 2015
Type: Tool