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Policy conference 2019 – REGISTRATION OPEN

The Policy Conference of EUSEW 2019 will take place in Brussels between 18 and 20 June and is free of charge for all participants.    The conference will be hosted at three venues: the European Commission's Charlemagne and Berlaymont...

Technical Day: IEA TCP on Energy in Buildings and Communities - REGISTRATION OPEN

This symposium will take place on 11th of June 2019 in Brussels. During this event, activity of various Technical Collaboration Programmes (TCP) of the International Energy Agency will be presented and focus will be on the...

FACEcamp RESULT SEMINAR - registration open

FACEcamp project, funded under the Interreg V-A ITA-AUT first call and running from February 2017 to December 2019, aims at strengthening a long-term transnational cooperation among companies and R&I entities in the...

The Energy Efficiency Dimension of the Roger Léron Award

The Roger Léron Award aims to celebrate outstanding contributions to the development of sustainable energy at the EU, local and regional level. The Award was established by FEDARENE in 2014.   The Award is named in memory of Roger Léron...

New reports say net-zero emission EU heavy industry by 2050 is achievable

Achieving net-zero emissions by 2050 for European energy-intensive industries is within reach. These industries can contribute their share to the EU’s net-zero by 2050 vision if supported by the right policy framework which is currently...

European Commission survey: views on Construction 2020 and beyond

The European Commission wishes to invite you to share your views on the benefits - or downsides - of the Construction 2020 initiative and your ideas on how it could evolve in the coming years.   Your opinions about...

Webinar on Building Operation and User Experience key to Enhanced Building Performance

This webinar was organised by BUILD UP editorial board with the coordinators of beacon European Research Projects that are aiming to enhance building service management and the way occupants use and interact with buildings...

ZERO-PLUS dissemination activities and networking

ΑBB Smart Lab, Partner of ZERO-PLUS Project organized a series of dissemination events in March and April 2019, in order to further promote the Project’s strategic goals, objectives and expected results.   More specifically, on March 11th...

Energiesprong starts net zero energy innovation project for apartment buildings

Energiesprong kicks off Interreg NWE´s Mustbe0 project to make net zero energy suitable for multi-storey buildings in North West Europe.   After a successful start bringing the Dutch Energiesprong approach for affordable, desirable, long-...

IES Intelligent Communities Lifecycle (ICL) Introduction Webinar

Join IES CEO and Founder, Dr Don McLean, on 30th April 2019 for an exclusive introduction to the Intelligent Communities Lifecycle (ICL) - the new environmental digital twin for healthy, sustainable communities, campuses, cities &...

Five EIT Climate-KIC startups announced as Cleantech Innovate finalists

Five EIT Climate-KIC supported startups are among the 30 finalists that will pitch at Cleantech Innovate, an investor showcase event happening on 30 April in London, United Kingdom.   The five startups, which all attended EIT Climate-KIC’s...

European Smart Projects Summit: San Sebastian faces the challenges of smart city solutions and sustainable innovation

REPLICATE Project’s Lighthouse City of Donostia/San Sebastian organized last 26th and 27th of March the European Smart Projects Summit, where representatives and experts across 90 cities from 14 SCC01 (Smart Cities and Communities)...

The iBRoad training toolkit

The iBRoad Renovation Roadmap and Logbook are subjected to field testing in the pilot countries, Bulgaria, Poland and Portugal.   By testing their practicality and manageability, the participating energy auditors and building owners feed ...

RICS World Built Environment Forum Summit 2019 : The Future of Investment in Real Assets

Construction21 is proud to be partner of the World Built Environment Forum taking place in New York, on May 13th. Technology is transforming every aspect of our lives.   How can we harness new technology to mobilise private capital...

FEDARENE President Julije Domac interviewed by Parliament Magazine

With their close proximity to citizens and unique competencies, Europe’s regions are well placed to inform policymakers on the challenges of energy transition explains FEDARENE President, Julije Domac.   How successful have Europe’s...

The future of renewable infrastructure is uncertain without good planning

In 2005, a small hydropower plant was installed in the Sukajaya district of West Java, Indonesia. This was an off-the-grid project, owned by the community, that provided electricity locally through a mini-grid to about 150 households...

As climate changes, the way we build homes must change too

The impacts of floods, wildfires and other catastrophic events are on the rise in Canada. They’re already costing the country billions of dollars in losses, which only stand to grow in the coming years.   The Canadian insurance industry...

Conference SET 2019 - call for abstracts

SET 2019 is a multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed international conference on sustainable energy sources and technologies that provides a forum for the exchange of latest technical information, the dissemination of the high-quality research...

Review of the 3rd RESTORE Training School in Bolzano

How to realize a regenerative building and operate them in a sustainable and regenerative way? This challenging question was the exiting theme of the third Training School of RESTORE. In this context, it has been organised...

World Green Building Week 2018 #HomeGreenHome campaign shortlisted for green award

The World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) is delighted to announce its World Green Building Week 2018 campaign has been shortlisted for the BusinessGreen Leaders Awards 2019.   The #HomeGreenHome campaign which reached an estimated 155...