sustainability

The Horizon 2020 funded project GreenS – Green public procurement supporters for innovative and sustainable institutional change) is designed to focus the attention of public authorities to the Green Public Procurement (GPP), Life Cycle Cost of the products and Life Cycle Procurement analysis as part of their means to achieving the ambitious goals for exceeding the EU 20% CO2 reduction by 2020.  
Post date: 14 Ago 2017
Type: Enlace

District Cooling and Heating: The solution for a feverish planet The International District Cooling and Heating Conference is an international conference that will discuss key issues to accelerate the development of District Energy to help ensuring that District Energy fulfils its enormous potential. The event will also include the Global District Energy Climate Awards which have offered visibility and recognition to the many communities, cities and campuses around the world that have embraced District Energy as a vital part of their sustainability planning.  
Post date: 9 Ago 2017
Type: Evento

As part of this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), REMOURBAN’s Miguel García Fuentes (CARTIF) and Philip James (Nottingham City Homes) joined two discussion events in Brussels about smart cities.    
Post date: 26 Jul 2017
Type: Noticias

The City of Green Buildings Academy 2017   Registration now open.   Especially designed for students and young professionals who are or will eventually be the stakeholders of the construction industry, The City of Green Buildings Academy 2017, has reached its third edition and will take place between July 17 -  2 August, 2017 in Cluj-Napoca, Romania. The theme of this year’s edition is “How to turn your building project into a brand?”  
Post date: 27 Jun 2017
Type: Evento

El 20 de junio, los ganadores del 2017 europea de la Energía Sostenible de los Premios han sido anunciados en la Ceremonia de entrega de Premios que tuvo lugar en el Résidence Palace Hotel en Bruselas, en el contexto de la UE de la Semana de la Energía Sostenible de 2017.  
Post date: 22 Jun 2017
Type: Noticias

The EU funded BUILDINTEREST Project (Improving the attractiveness of investments in energy efficiency and sustainability in buildings) aims to structurally reduce uncertainty and increase trust in investments in sustainable energy in buildings. This is achieved mainly through reinforcing the trust of investors in sustainable energy and energy efficiency projects, and by reinforcement of the links and creation of a structural, long-term dialogue between public policies, investors and innovative companies.   The project will:  
Post date: 20 Jun 2017
Type: Enlace

The EU funded BAMB Project – Buildings As Material Banks, will enable a systemic shift where dynamically and flexibly designed buildings can be incorporated into a circular economy. Through design and circular value chains, materials in buildings sustain their value – in a sector producing less waste and using less virgin resources. Instead of being to-be waste, buildings will function as banks of valuable materials – slowing down the usage of resources to a rate that meets the capacity of the planet.  
Post date: 20 Jun 2017
Type: Enlace

The EU-funded APSE project (Use of eco-friendly materials for a new concept of Asphalt Pavements for a Sustainable Environment) aims to demonstrate and validate an eco-innovative design of asphalt pavements based on the integration of more sustainable materials into its production cycle. This goal will be achieved by working on two asphalt mixtures’ main components, binders and aggregates. On the binder side, the aim is to replace almost the 100% of the bitumen by greener materials from renewable raw sources, e.g. vegetable oils, by-products of bioethanol production.
Post date: 20 Jun 2017
Type: Enlace

On Tuesday 6 June 2017, the International Energy Agency released its latest report on Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP 2017), mapping major transformations in the field over the next decades.  
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Type: Noticias

This special feature section complements the International Energy Agency (IEA)’s annual ‌Tracking Clean Energy Progress (TCEP) report containing information on public and private investment in research, development, and demonstration (RD&D).
Post date: 9 Jun 2017
Type: Publication