School of the Future

Event

Study Visit on Energy Efficient Refurbishment - SINFONIA project

On 26 April 2017, just a couple of days before the Passive House Conference 2017, the SINFONIA project invites interested stakeholders to visit the first two buildings renovated with energy efficiency measures in Innsbruck, Austria.  ...
Case

Plus-energy St. Franziskus Elementary School in Halle, Germany

In Halle (Saale), a plus-energy school was built as a sustainable and ecological construction made with a timber frame and cellulose insulation in accordance with the Passive House standard. The building replaces the old existing site of...
News

Österreichische Energieagentur startet Schulwettbewerb 2027

Die österreichische Energieagentur hat einen Schulwettbewerb zu den Themen erneuerbare Energie, neue Technologien und Energieeffizienz gestartet. Während die Volksschüler bei einem Mal- und Zeichenwettbewerb ihr Haus der Zukunft kreieren,...
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Webinar - School renovations: quick - affordable, green and healthy

Webinar title: School renovations: quick - affordable, green and healthy: Real examples and outcomes from the Renew - School project   Date:                     20 February 2017 - 10:30...
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Special Schools Funding, England - UK

Salix allocate funding in the form of a loan specifically for special schools to access which can both improve the school learning environment and save on energy bills.     The loan is repaid back through energy savings.   To find out...
News

Sankt Franziskus Elementary School in Halle (Germany) on the way towards net zero energy use

The new Sankt Franziskus elementary school in Halle went into use in February 2014. A scientific monitoring was initiated to evaluate the energy concept. The results show that the wood constructed school uses 90% less heating energy than...
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RENEW SCHOOL International Workshop – Developments of school building’s retrofit in Europe

  The RENEW SCHOOL International Workshop will take place on 8 February 2017 from 1pm to 6pm at the Wartingersaal, in Graz, Austria. The event aims to provide information on the developments of school buildings' retrofit...
Publication

Renew School: Sustainable school building renovation - school's financial signpost

This document, released in the framework of the RENEW SCHOOL project, presents results from the analysis of 14 renovated schools and kindergartens as practice best examples from the project’s partner countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark,...