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European Industry, business and politics welcome Belfast Met led new qualification

Both Northern Ireland business and European government have embraced a new digital construction training platform introduced by Belfast Metropolitan College in partnership with six other European partners.   Speaking at the ‘BIMcert...
Case

Aktiv-Stadthaus social housing in Speicherstraße - Germany

The Aktiv-Stadthaus in Frankfurt am Main is the first large apartment building in a city to be built according to the Efficiency House Plus standard. The first residents moved in during the summer of 2015. The aim of its innovative energy...
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World Green Building Council - case study library

WorldGBC's interactive digital case study library map showcases some of the world’s most cutting-edge sustainable buildings. Each case study demonstrates enhanced performance in relation to health benefits or achieve net zero operational...
Event

5th Annex meeting

March 23-24, 2020 UPM Madrid, Spain The EBC Research Programme   Approximately one third of primary energy is consumed in non-industrial buildings such as dwellings, offices, hospitals, and schools where...
Event

MOLDENERGY 2020 Chisinau

24th International specialized exhibition of power-saving technologies, gas-supply, heating and air conditioning systems

Exhibition MOLDENERGY – a stimulus for sustainable development!   Numbers from MOLDENERGY 2019   73 exhibitors from 6 countries (Moldova, Romania, Ukraine, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Hungary) displayed their exclusive offers...
News

Call for sessions at EUSEW 2020 - extended until 27 January

Every year in June, the European Commission (Directorate-General for Energy and EASME) organises the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) – the biggest event dedicated to renewables and efficient energy use in Europe. The 15th edition of EUSEW will...

Did you add energy goals to your New Year’s resolutions list? Why not start 2020 off by sharing them at the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW)?    EUSEW 2020 will be an extremely special week-long event, running from 22 to...
Case

Klostergebäude Kaiserstrasse - Austria

The building is a symmetrical structure with two wings, which frame the forecourt of the Lazaristenkirche. The north wing was the subject of renovation. It dates from the late "Gründerzeit" period of 1884-1918, was built in 1904 and...
Publication

2019 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction

Towards a zero-emissions, efficient and resilient buildings and construction sector.

The buildings and construction sector accounted for 36% of final energy use and 39% of energy and process-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in 2018, 11% of which resulted from manufacturing building materials and products such as...