Certification schemes

Event

Barcelona: What Good looks like: Living Building Challenge workshops

Series of Living Building Challenge Workshops aimed at architects, engineers, developers and product manufacturers interested in innovative and transformative solutions, providing insights from leaders in the green building community through real...

The International Living Future Institute is hosting a series of Living Building Challenge Workshops and events across the continent aiming to share and teach: How to create truly biophilic and regenerative buildings and communities How...
News

The H2020 REVALUE project confirms a growing awareness of energy efficiency in residential housing

The H2020 REVALUE project has finished. Over the past 4 years, the project partners researched the relation between the value of residential real estate and its energy efficiency.  A greater awareness of what investments could improve both...
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SURVEY: Comparing housing providers’ sustainability planning

For a clearer picture of how housing providers across Europe are assessing and managing energy efficiency risk, the REVALUE project partners invite you to take part in this survey. Once the data has been gathered, results will be shared...
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EREK Bulgaria workshop: Resource efficiency in the tourism sector

On Thursday 13th of September, the European Resource Efficiency Knowledge Centre will hold a workshop in Bulgaria on the topic of Resource efficiency in the tourism sector. The workshop will be interactive and present the competitiveness...
Publication

The business case for health and wellbeing in green building

 
The World Green Building Council's report Doing Right by Planet and People: The Business Case for Health and Wellbeing in Green Building urges companies to make green improvements by highlighting the tangible economic benefits of green...
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Sustainable Building Certifications: a comparative guide

There are currently hundreds of sustainability certifications for the built environment and the number is set to rise as the focus on certifying buildings continues to increase. This book provides a global overview of sustainable building...
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Online new free software for residential building certification in Italy

ENEA, jointly with the Construction Technologies Institute of the CNR, has made available the new version of DOCET, a simplified software tool for the certification of existing residential buildings, targeted at technicians and operators...
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Clima-Host: innovative solutions for climate protection and energy efficiency in the hotel and catering industry

The alpine-wide contest “ClimaHost – Climate protection and energy efficiency in hotel and restaurants” was launched on 7 June by the German Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety...