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Sinfonia “Smart City talks” Webinar n°6 - Data for citizens: using sensors and interactive totems to provide smart urban services

Join us on Friday 17 July, 2020 at 10:30 for our last SINFONIA "Smart City Talks" webinar to learn more about the experience of our lighthouse city Bolzano in deploying smart urban services for its citizens!   The city of...

Boosting the EU's green recovery: Commission invests €1 billion in innovative clean technology projects

The Commission has launched the first call for proposals under the Innovation Fund, one of the world's largest programmes for the demonstration of innovative low-carbon technologies, financed by revenues from the auction of emission...

Transition Workshop 2020 - Roadmaps for resilient decarbonizing cities

Transition Workshop 2020 Roadmaps for resilient decarbonizing cities 13 – 24 Juillet 2020, Genève   La Fondation Braillard Architectes (FBA), ses partenaires et collaborateurs lancent le...

Webinar | How to set-up a One-Stop-Shop for home energy renovation

How to set-up a One-Stop-Shop for home energy renovation:  The 08 July 2020 from 11:00 until 12:30:    This webinar will focus on the conclusions of the INNOVATE project...

EU Recovery Plan: we need an EU concerted action to prioritise the built environment!

While the Covid-19 pandemic is still ongoing and the analysis of its impact will require time, the European institutions are discussing the Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) and the EU Recover Plan, notably the overall financial size...

Call for proposals - SBE21 Sustainable Built Heritage

Call for proposals now open   Call for proposals   Guidelines   Dates August 31, 2020 – Deadline for submission of abstracts October 15, 2020 – Deadline for submission of workshop proposals March 31, 2021...

Green, healthy buildings as economic stimulus

EU policy recommendations on starting a paradigm shift

We welcome the EU’s intention to ‘Rebuild Europe’ by accelerating green building renovation to support economic recovery, to support our health, to reduce carbon emissions and improve energy security.   A recent survey of hundreds of...

The EU has opportunity to accelerate shift to cleaner and more resilient energy future as it rebuilds from Covid-19, says new IEA policy review

In-depth review offers recommendations to deliver on the European Green Deal and achieve a sustainable economic recovery.

The European Union is strengthening its efforts to make its energy systems cleaner and more resilient, reinforcing its global leadership in reducing greenhouse gas emissions, according to a new energy policy review by the International...