Practices

Treet - a wooden high-rise building with excellent energy performance

Treet - a wooden high-rise building with excellent energy performance

Highlighted Case December 2016
Treet or "The Tree" in Norwegian proves that sustainable solutions for buildings in an urban context can indeed be achieved...
CASE DI LUCE: Urban Regeneration and Low Carbon Architecture

CASE DI LUCE: Urban Regeneration and Low Carbon Architecture

Highlighted Case November 2016
Case di Luce is an example of sustainable urban regeneration in a densely urbanized area. The site, located in the town of...

Plus-energy St. Franziskus Elementary School in Halle, Germany

  Architecture   The focus of the new plus-energy school is on the sustainable and ecological construction in accordance with the Passive House standard. The new location replaces the existing site of the St. Franziskus...

Comprehensive street lighting project from the Municipality of Gunskirchen (Austria)

The municipality of Gunskirchen decided to refurbish the street lighting system to energy-efficient LED technology using EPC, since it recognised that its street lighting system required significant refurbishment work and that the...

Zaramaga - social housing renovation challenge in sustainability

The project consists of an energy refurbishment in a social housing block containing 30 dwellings built between the 1950’s and 60’s and located in the neighborhood of Zaramaga in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. The owner´s housing association,...

Lithuania first registered nZEB (class A++) house

Varžybas dėl energiškai naudingiausio namo laimėjo ir pirmojo Lietuvoje A++ klasės (energijos beveik nevartojantys pastatai) namo titulą pelnė Varėnos rajone, Panaros kaime įsikūrusi „Pilnų namų bendruomenė“. Ji pasistatė šiuo metu...

Improved LED technology in Ribaforada (North/Central Spain)

The Municipality wanted to renovate and improve the outdoor lighting installations by providing quality street lighting with improved LED technology, while seeking maximum energy efficiency and minimum maintenance cost.The main objective...

The Edge: Amsterdam office building with highest BREEAM score to date

The Edge is located in ZuidAs, Amsterdam and is currently considered the greenest building in the world, according to the BREEAM green building certification scheme. The building has been given the highest ­sustainability score ever...

Treet - a wooden high-rise building with excellent energy performance

Treet or "The Tree" in Norwegian proves that sustainable solutions for buildings in an urban context can indeed be achieved by working across different sectors to create a cost-efficient, modular high-rise building using a ...

Retrofit of streetlighting in a residential area (Gdansk-Pomerania)

The project SOWA Nieborowska consisted of the refurbishment of the public lighting along the street Nieborowska in Gdansk (Illuminated area: 20,437 m²). The project was triggered by the willingness to improve safety and security by...