School of the Future

Publication

Renew School: Final report

Renew School: Sustainable school building renovation promoting timber prefabrication, indoor environment quality and active use of renewables   This is the final report of the EU project RENEW SCHOOL. The document gives...
Publication

Renew School: Examples and experiences from sustainable school buildings

Renew School: Sustainable school buildings in Europe with prefabricated timber elements - Examples and experiences   This best-practice brochure, released in the framework of the EU project RENEW SCHOOL presents an...
Event

Fachtagung "Schulgebäude in Passivhausbauweise"

Auf der Fachtagung „Schulgebäude in Passivhausbauweise – Herausforderungen und Chancen bei Planung, Betrieb und Nutzung“ werden Ergebnisse aus dem Projekt „Passivhaus-Schulen werden aktiv“ (Laufzeit 2015-2017) präsentiert...
Event

SINFONIA project study visit on energy efficient refurbishment

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,...
Event

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...