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The Nordic way – innovative financing in green/ climate projects   Join this PROSPECT webinar on 27th October and find out the Nordic Countries’ recipe for success when applying innovative financing.   Date: 27 October 2020 10:00 – 12:00 CET  
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Type: Event

BEHAVE 2020 21-23 April 2021   SAVE the DATE and CALL for Abstracts, Papers, and Proposals   BEHAVE 2020 – 6th European Conference on Behaviour and Energy Efficiency   21-23 April 2021   UN City, Copenhagen  
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Type: News

ESDEIC Green and Circular Economy, Sustainable Development and Energy International Research -online- Confrerence   26-27/11/2020   Submission of abstracts: 30th October 2020   Acceptance notification: 2nd November 2020  
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Type: News

Concept:   Greening investments is a top priority for the EU, which requires financial advisers to consider the environmental objectives of their clients and beneficiaries.   However, energy efficiency (EE) and sustainable energy (SE) investments face a finance gap. The EU-funded LEVEL EEI project will make these EE and SE products more competitive. It will conduct behavioural science field experiments to assess end users’ demands for environmental products.
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Type: Link

Concept   FALCO main objective is to further develop and pilot financing solutions and accompanying (policy) measures in support of local climate action plans in Flanders. This unique combination of financing & accompanying measures will lift existing financial & non-financial barriers and will unlock a sustainable energy investments potential that has been left untapped until now.  
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Type: Link

As the new Queensferry High School (QHS) welcomes its first influx of pupils, international design practice Ryder Architecture has outlined the building’s low carbon qualities.  
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Type: News

On September 16, the president of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen pushed everybody's energy efficiency hopes a little further: she increased the emission reduction target from 40 to 55% in a laudable attempt to turn the European continent into the leader of the new circular economy.   Those of us who work in the energy efficiency sector are celebrating this sign of a long-term commitment; at last! What's more, the necessary resources are available to EU member countries.
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Type: News

October will see the start of the first LEED Lab in Spain, the leading course on sustainable construction developed by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) in accordance with LEED certification requirements.   The course’s first edition in Spain is organised by everis Group, which was officially approved by the USGBC to offer this programme with support from the Green Building Factory.  
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Type: News

Making real sustainable solutions emerge from territories, promoting them and contributing to their adoption by a growing number of professionals, these are the purposes that the Green Solutions Awards, the international competition organised by the Construction21 network, serve.    Because, facing the climate emergency and the need to move towards carbon neutrality, we have barely a decade left to implement efficient low carbon solutions on a large scale.   
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Type: News

We all like it to be comfortably warm, not too warm though, so thermal comfort is important! To realise the energy transition in an efficient manner it's crucial that the right energy sources are used for the right applications and that the right Joule is used for the right Joule.   This Expert Talk zooms in on what possible energy sources can be used to realise sustainable heating and cooling in the built environment and for industry. Written by prof. Lieve Helsen and Johan Van Bael. 
Post date: 12 Oct 2020
Type: News