Environmental issues related to buildings

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4th Annual Global Conference on Energy Efficiency

The International Energy Agency’s fourth annual Global Conference on Energy Efficiency will take place in Dublin, Ireland, on Monday 24 and Tuesday 25 June.

The Irish Prime Minister, Mr Leo Varadkar, will open the invitation-only event,...

Building on the success of previous events, we expect high-level participants from more than 50 countries. A particular focus of this year’s event will be the impact of digitalisation on energy efficiency, and lessons learned from leaders...
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ECOS 2019 - 32nd International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems

ECOS conference aims at disseminating advanced scientific and engineering knowledge on energy conversion and efficiency

The overall objective of the conference is to introduce scholars of the subject, policy makers, and interested groups to cutting edge research that benefit society. It is also intended to initiate discussions among international scholars...
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Tektonika / TEK GREEN / Lisboa 2019

The AIP Foundation organizes the TEKTÓNICA – International Building and Construction Fair, from 8th to 11th May 2019 at FIL – International Fair of Lisbon.

TEKTÓNICA – International Building and Construction Fair Is The Largest Portuguese Building and Construction Fair   TEKTÓNICA will continue to invest in growth sectors and themes: Internationalization  Rehabilitation and Remodelling Energy...
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Sustainable as the new normal for DGNB

DGNB published a report illustrating the importance of certification in the context of both achieving targets of emissions reduction as well as embarking into more transparency in the construction process.

The DGNB is the German Sustainable Building Council. Founded in 2007 by 16 initiators from a variety of specialist backgrounds in the construction and property industry, in order to promote sustainable building in the future.   The figures...
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PV-ESTIA – an Interreg Balkan-Med project transforming buildings into a controllable energy source

In the framework of the PV-ESTIA project, the performance of the proposed PV+storage Innovative Management Scheme will be evaluated under real-field conditions. Pilot installations will be selected with the aim to examine if and how the...
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11th International Conference on Sustainability in Energy and Buildings (SEB-19) 4th-5th July 2019, Budapest, Hungary - call for papers

KES International is pleased to invite contributions for SEB-19 taking place in Budapest, Hungary. SEB-19 invites participation and paper submissions across a broad range of sustainability and energy related topics relevant to the ...
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HOW TO ACHIEVE QUALITY IN THE BUILT ENVIRONMENT: QUALITY ASSURANCE TOOLS AND SYSTEMS

On 4 May the Architects Council of Europe (ACE) is organising a public conference in Innsbruck (Austria) to examine the concept of quality architecture and discuss ways of assessing and ensuring that quality is actually achieved in the...

Last year, European Ministers of Culture, along with other institutions and NGOs, highlighted in the Davos Declaration “a trend towards a loss of quality in … the built environment …  all over Europe”, characterised by “the trivialisation...
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The metabolism of the world's economy visualised

The metabolism of the world's economy visualised. Click on the link to have a look how much we extracted, added to our stocks (buildings, infrastructures, etc.) and got rid of, in the form of emissions and waste, over the 20th century.

https://public.flourish.studio/visualisation/262080/   The metabolism of the world's economy visualised. Click on the link to have a look how much we extracted, added to our stocks (buildings, infrastructures, etc.) and got rid of, in the...