Environmental issues related to buildings

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IEA EBC Annex 57 - Subtask 4 (supplement) report

IEA EBC Annex 57 - Subtask 4: Case Studies Demonstrating Embodied Energy and Embodied Greenhouse Gas Emissions in Buildings   This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings...
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IEA EBC Annex 57 - Subtask 4 report

IEA EBC Annex 57 - Subtask 4: Case studies and recommendations for the reduction of embodied energy and embodied greenhouse gas emissions from buildings   This report is one of the deliverables of the International...
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IEA EBC Annex 57 - Subtask 3 report

IEA EBC Annex 57 - Subtask 3: Evaluation Methods of Embodied Energy and Embodied GHG Emissions in Building and Construction   This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings...
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IEA EBC Annex 57: Guidance to Support Educators

IEA EBC Annex 57 - Evaluation of Embodied Energy and CO2 equivalent for Building Construction: Guidance to Support Educators   This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings...
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IEA EBC Annex 57: Guideline for Design Professionals and Consultants (Part 2)

IEA EBC Annex 57: Guideline for Design Professionals and Consultants - Part 2: Strategies for Reducing Embodied Energy and Embodied GHG Emissions   This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy...
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How to make Europe Number 1 in Energy Efficiency

  2006 was the starting point of EU energy efficiency policies with the Directive on Energy End-use Efficiency and Energy Services (“ESD”). The Directive sets an indicative energy saving target of 9 % by 2016. It also required national...
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ECO-SEE: Linking energy efficiency with health at EUSEW17

Buildings account for around half of the EU’s total energy consumption. As a result, energy efficiency of buildings is a major theme in the European Commission’s Clean Energy for All Europeans package of proposals and a focus of this year’...
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EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2017: and the winners are...

On 20 June, the winners of the 2017 EU Sustainable Energy Awards have been announced at the Awards Ceremony which took place at the Résidence Palace Hotel in Brussels in the context of the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2017.   The evening...