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House on the Mountain

​The House on the Mountain was conceived as house for one family with three additional holiday apartments. It softly nestles against the slope and it’s size, roof shape and materials are inspired by the traditional „Wälderhaus“. The plot shapes the...

New deadline for the Green Solutions Awards: June 16, 2017

Construction21 offers you some extra time to compete in the Green Solutions Awards.   By participating, you will be noticed by thousands of professionals. In 2016, the competing case studies generated no less than 10,000 views each...

Wooden construction sector and future of buildings: round table held for stakeholders in Zurich

Open Calls for Decision Metrics and Finance (DMF) Flagships   On 20 March, the Building Technologies Accelerator (BTA) of Climate-KIC organized a round table in Zurich to gather stakeholders of the wooden construction sector in...

€8 million EU package to help 79 developing nations combat climate change

The European Union (EU) will support 79 developing nations in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP) with a €8 million ($891m) to implement a global deal to combat climate change.   The European Climate Commissioner, Miguel Arias Canete,...

Green Finance to Catalyse the Transition to Sustainable Cities

The urban environment is increasingly being recognized as a critical player in transitions towards a sustainable society. Cities worldwide are prioritising climate change action. Yet, financing the transition proves to be one of the key challenges....

Watch leading architectural keynotes from Daylight Symposium “Healthy & Climate-Friendly Architecture – from knowledge to practice.”

Speakers from around the world addressed new paradigms for architecture and the way we live by using insights derived from lighting, medical and architectural research.   The theme of the 7th Daylight Symposium was “Healthy & Climate-Friendly...

Supermarket giant commits to 100% renewables

A multinational supermarket in the UK has pledged to source all of its electricity from renewables by 2030 in addition to cutting its emissions by 60 per cent by 2025. This international retail company has become the 93rd RE100 company to commit to...

Interview with nominee in The Green Solutions Awards 2016 Sustainable Construction Grand Prize category

Hans Goverde: "World-wide competitions like the Green Solutions Awards can bring a big spotlight"   Hans Goverde received a special jury mention in The Green Solutions Awards 2016 for Venlo City Hall, a building competing in the...

#GreenSolutions Awards: by participating, you are already a winner!

To highlight your realizations towards hundreds of thousands of professionals around the world, submit your case studies for the 2017 Awards before June 1st. The winners and all the candidates of the 2016 edition tell it themselves...

Interview (02) with international finalists in Energy & Hot Climates category of the Green Solutions Awards 2017

Périne Huguet:"Proof that the combat gray matter against gray energy can be won"   Périne Huguet, national winner for France and international finalist of the Green Solutions Awards 2016 in the Hot Climates category, came back...