Building professionals

The recently started EU-funded project STUNNING has the goal to promote successful and innovative renovation packages and business models around a European Renovation Hub. This virtual and interactive knowledge sharing platform for building renovation invites a stakeholder community across the whole value chain to provide information and exchange on energy-efficient renovation.
Post date: 11 Apr 2018
Type: News

The Roger Léron Award aims to acknowledge the determination of an an individual and their impressive contributions to sustainable energy at the regional and / or local level in Europe.
Post date: 11 Apr 2018
Type: News

The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimated that each year 4.3 million people die of exposure to household pollutants. Buildings with a safe indoor environment can reduce healthcare costs As air pollution is largely considered to be an outdoor problem, people are little aware of indoor contaminants. The World Health Organisation estimated that each year 4.3 million people die of exposure to household pollutants.
Post date: 11 Apr 2018
Type: News

A revised EU directive to fight energy poverty and pulmonary diseases due to unhealthy buildings should be approved this month   Home sweet home. Houses are supposed to be our nest, a shelter from the world outside. But how healthy are European homes?   Nowadays most of our time is spent indoors, often at home, one reason being the current shift to “desk jobs”. It follows that the environment of the buildings we live, work and play in has a major health impact.  
Post date: 9 Apr 2018
Type: News

The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimated that each year 4.3 million people die of exposure to household pollutants. Buildings with a safe indoor environment can reduce healthcare costs  
Post date: 9 Apr 2018
Type: News

As part of the contract EASME/H2020/EE/2015/008 to ‘Support for BUILD UP Skills EU exchanges and analysis on construction skills’ for the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME), Trinomics, with the support of Visionary Analytics, has assessed BUILD UP Skills Pillar II. The full report is now available. The assessment has been done against six evaluation criteria: Relevance, EU added value, Efficiency, Effectiveness, Coherence and Sustainability.
Post date: 5 Apr 2018
Type: News

As part of the contract EASME/H2020/EE/2015/008 to ‘Support for BUILD UP Skills EU exchanges and analysis on construction skills’ for the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME), Trinomics, with the support of Visionary Analytics, has assessed BUILD UP Skills Pillar II. The full report is now available.   The assessment has been done against six evaluation criteria: Relevance, EU added value, Efficiency, Effectiveness, Coherence and Sustainability.
Post date: 5 Apr 2018
Type: Publication

The City of Koprivnica and Regional Energy Agency North (REA Sjever) are preparing a pilot investment to modernize Kindergarten buildings and render these buildings more energy-efficient.
Post date: 4 Apr 2018
Type: News

French state-owned energy company, EDF, is making a big play to become a leader in the burgeoning electricity storage market. The developer, best known for managing France’s large number of nuclear power plants, now plans to invest €8 million in storage technology between 2018 and 2035. This would help it become a frontrunner in the European market, one many in the energy industry have high hopes for as renewables increase in prominence.
Post date: 4 Apr 2018
Type: News

New research from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) has found wind and solar technologies are making clear headway in reducing their costs compared to fossil fuels worldwide. Analysts found that wind and solar projects worldwide were 18 percent cheaper since last year, while factoring in their entire lifetime costs. At the same time, the growth in battery technologies, fuelled by the electric vehicle and storage industries, has also put pressure on the traditional roles played by coal and gas plants.
Post date: 4 Apr 2018
Type: News