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Energy Efficiency Watch webinars on EU energy efficiency policy

The 2016 Clean Energy for all Europeans package of the EU Commission has reinforced the position of energy efficiency policies in the EU’s political agenda. One of the three key objectives of these proposals is to “put energy efficiency first” in...

BUILD UP and BUILD UP Skills join efforts !

BUILD UP and BUILD UP Skills join efforts in sharing knowledge of energy efficiency in buildings   In the ongoing effort to promote knowledge exchange among peers, BUILD UP and BUILD UP skills project are delighted to announce their...

EU Emissions Trading System: Council agreement paves way for negotiations with Parliament

On 28 March 2017, the environment ministers of the European Union reached an agreement in support of the revision of the Emissions Trading System (ETS) Directive for the period after 2020.     The agreement...

IEA/IRENA report: Energy sector decarbonisation requires urgent global action

Limiting the rise in global mean temperature to well below 2°C would require an energy transition of exceptional scope, depth and speed, according to an analysis by the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the International Renewable...

Sharing experiences and illuminating ideas: the CITyFiED community comes together

One of CITyFiED ’s main objectives is to help cities get smarter, faster. By sharing a wealth of experiences in district level renovation and regeneration, the project can be a risk-saver, cost-saver and time-saver for cities, agencies...

Lighthouse projects join forces to replicate Smart City solutions

Nine Lighthouse Projects pledged closer cooperation in their efforts towards low carbon and resource efficient urban spaces   In their efforts to deliver and replicate Smart City solutions, the EU’s nine Lighthouse projects formally...

Cities against climate change: solutions for building a more sustainable city

Rafiq Azam: "A collective fight from macro to micro level by the whole human race is the only way to save this blue Planet"   Rafiq Azam, principal architect of Shatotto Architecture for green living, is world-renowned but...

Tre videoconferenze organizzate dal Master RIDEF

Questa settimana si terranno tre videoconferenze organizzate dal Master RIDEF in collaborazione con: Kyoto Club, European Council for an Energy Efficient Economy, Renovate Italy, e accessibili a tutti I link per assistere vengono...

ISOBIO mid-term project meeting: demonstrating the benefits of bio-based materials for the construction sector

On the way to demonstrating the benefits of bio-based materials for the construction sector   ISOBIO aims to develop new bio-based insulation panels and renders, and to scale them for mainstream adoption by the...

Integrated Design Process library: new tool available for shopping centre retrofitting!

The CommONEnergy project aims at identifying this potential through deep retrofitting, developing a systemic approach made of innovative technologies and solution sets as well as methods and tools to support their implementation and to...