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The VEEP Project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No: 723582

 
Concept   Around 461 million ton/year of C&DW are generated in EU28. Recent studies on the characterization of C&DW samples at European level revealed a predominant fraction of concrete (52% average). Over the last...
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Workshop - Upscaling energy efficiency investment in Europe’s housing stock

The H2020-funded DREEAM project is coming to an end in 2019. Now is the time to share the project findings and to motivate social housing providers across Europe to scale up and facilitate investment in the energy renovation.

As part of the International Social Housing Festival, on Wednesday the 5th of June, a workshop will be led by Bax & Company, a DREEAM project partner, to focus on participants’ portfolios and unveil the potential for scaling-up to...
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Retrofit in Nordic countries: Haugerudsenteret (Oslo, NORWAY) – 4RinEU project

This Norwegian demonstration building is a two-floor building with eight small dwellings in total, located at Haugerud in the city of Oslo. Haugerud is a suburb in the east of Oslo with housing developments and houses...
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Zetland Road: Deep Retrofit of Two Victorian semi-detached houses from 1894, Manchester UK

With obsessive attention to preserving and restoring the original fabric of these two Victorian townhouses, and a commitment to shunning petrochemicals and using only natural materials, could this be the most wildly ambitious and sustainable...

Deep ecological retrofit of two Victorian townhouses Chorlton, Manchester Completed: Autumn/winter 2018 Standard: Enerphit Plus -£43 per year (estimated total energy costs)   This Victorian property in the centre of Chorlton had spent many...
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The Albero: Construction 21 Case Study

Project type : Renovation Building

Type : High office tower > 28m

Construction Year : 1979 Climate zone : [Cfb] Marine Mild Winter, warm summer, no dry season.

Net Floor Area : 10 500 m 2

Construction/refurbishment...

Albero project of rehabilitation, modernization and requalification of the architectural envelope is part of this urban dynamic as much by its singular aestheticism as by the proposed living environment wanted healthy and pleasant to live...
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Flukso, a tool for monitoring household electricity consumption

What is Flukso? Flukso is an open source web-based community metering application. Flukso allows you to accurately monitor and reduce your household electricity consumption via this website. Do not be fooled to think that...
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OVERVIEW | Building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) as a viable option among renewables

In the face of the urgent need to renovate and decarbonise the existing building stock, special focus is on building skins, such as roofs and facades, to make them more efficient through innovative solutions and materials, but also to...
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EeB PPP Project Review 2019 now available!

This yearly publication presents the progress of a portfolio of 174 European research projects aiming at developing new technologies for energy efficient buildings. 110 projects have been co-funded within the EeB PPP under the 7th...