Environmental issues related to buildings

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Abstract submission now open for the Roomvent 2018 Conference

The abstracts submission for the RoomVent and Ventilation 2018 Conferences “Excellent indoor climate and high performing ventilation” is now open. Abstracts are due November 30 2017.   Details of the requirements and the...
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IEA EBC Annex 68 – Subtask 1: Defining the metrics

Indoor Air Quality Design and Control in Low-energy Residential Buildings- Annex 68 Subtask 1: Defining the metrics -- In the search of indices to evaluate the Indoor Air Quality of low-energy residential buildings -- AIVC...
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Sustainable Innovation Forum 2017

Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF 2017), organised by Climate Action and UN Environmental Programme, is back for its eighth year. Taking place on 13-14 November in Bonn, Germany, alongside COP23, the event brings together more than 600...
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EuroACE and eceee applaud European Parliament’s committee vote on buildings efficiency

European NGOs and efficiency stakeholders applaud the 11 October 2017 vote of the Industry, Transport and Research (ITRE) Committee of the European Parliament in favour of stronger European building regulations. The final report...
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OpenExp - Agora Energiewende webinar

Clean Energy for All Europeans Package: Does the Commission Modelling Assign the Right Role to Energy Efficiency and to Renewables?     This webinar, co-organised by OpenExp & Agora Energiewende and hosted by...
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Renovation factors in Turkey: green energy, earthquakes and economic development

Earthquakes, buildings and green energy: Turkey’s balancing act   While Turkey is well known as a hot and sunny holiday destination, it also faces low temperatures, which means it has both substantial heating and cooling...
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TABULA project

Typology Approach for Building Stock Energy Assessment     During the IEE project TABULA, residential building typologies have been developed for 15 European countries. Each national typology consists of a...
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European Union Energy Day at COP 23

  The next EU Energy Day will take place on 16 November 2017 at the Kunstmuseum, in Bonn, Germany, as part of the COP 23 UN Climate Change Conference.   The event will bring together energy policy-makers and industry representatives to...