Local/regional/national authorities and facilitators

Compact REtrofit Advanced Thermal Energy storage - An economically affordable, compact and loss-free heat battery for existing buildings.”  
Post date: 28 Jul 2017
Type: News

Early July 2017, the European Commission brought together industry leaders, finance professionals, policy makers, SMEs and start-ups to discuss how the construction’s value chain could meet its ever-evolving challenges.   The 2017 Construction Conference: Let's build changes! assessed the main trends, strategies and roles of major actors, including the public sector.   Four break-out sessions were organised to tackle these challenges thematically:
Post date: 27 Jul 2017
Type: News

RepliCable and InnovaTive Future Efficient Districts and cities: A replicable, systemic and integrated strategy to adapt European cities and urban ecosystems into the smart city of the future    
Post date: 27 Jul 2017
Type: Link

The 6th Smart City Forum, which will take place on 20-21 September 2017 in Warsaw, Poland, is the response to the global transformation taking place in the field of construction and functioning of cities and towns that are becoming smart, notwithstanding their level of development. This transformation affects multiple aspects of life, from transport, through ecology, power engineering and construction, to development of new methods of communication with residents.  
Post date: 26 Jul 2017
Type: Event

As part of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), REMOURBAN’s Miguel García Fuentes (CARTIF) and Philip James (Nottingham City Homes) joined two discussion events in Brussels about smart cities.    
Post date: 26 Jul 2017
Type: News

The fourth round of ABRACADABRA H2020 National Meetings in Greece will focus on the Economic assessment and Financial models for AdoRes (Add-ons and Renewables)   Date 31 August, 2017   Time 10:00-13:30 (EET)   Venue New Hotel, Filellinon 16, Athens, 10557, Greece   Registration
Post date: 26 Jul 2017
Type: Event

 Integrative energy planning of urban areas: Collective learning for improved governance     URBAN LEARNING is a Horizon 2020 project that gathers cities to exchange and work on improving governance structures for integrative urban energy planning. The project aims to mainstream and institutionalise integrative urban energy planning within city administrations and is designed as project from cities for cities. The focus is on the governance processes related to the (re-) development of urban sites.  
Post date: 25 Jul 2017
Type: Link

The new Horizon 2020 FIT-TO-NZEB project develops innovative training schemes for deep energy retrofit in Eastern and Southern Europe    
Post date: 25 Jul 2017
Type: News

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will provide a EUR 125m loan to the Barcelona Municipal Housing Board (a public entity under the responsibility of the City Government), with the aim of building 2,198 homes for public rental to low-income households.
Post date: 24 Jul 2017
Type: News

The conference is dedicated to all stakeholders interested in the area of the construction sector and circular economy. During the event, European experiences in the implementation of circular economy will be presented. The event will also be an occasion to find out more about the ECCA project and benefits for members of the European Circular Construction Alliance. The conference will be accompanied by the networking session.  
Post date: 24 Jul 2017
Type: Event