Environmental issues related to buildings

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One-stop-shops for energy renovations of buildings

This report offers a comparative review, but only limited analysis. A second report will follow with a deeper analytical assessment of the role of one-stop-shops (OSS) in the energy efficiency market, and in the energy system policy framework...

The “One-stop-shops for energy renovations of buildings” report is the exploratory review of case studies of past and current one-stop-shops (OSS) with a primary focus on the EU Member States. One-stop-shops are transparent and accessible...
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BIMzeED project

The BIMzeED project focuses on the training needs for the current and future construction industry with the main purpose to encourage 1) better employability 2) low-carbon growth, 3) green and nZEB skills 4) increase in youth employment....
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E=0 project

E=0: Desirable, warm, affordable homes for life.

E=0 project will support the development of home makeovers to net zero energy levels in FR, NL, UK and LUX.   E=0 will address poor energy performance of residential buildings by generating a new mass market for net zero energy retrofits...
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RESTORE Newsletter #16 (February 2019)

The RESTORE Action aims at a paradigm shift towards restorative sustainability for new and existing buildings, promoting forward thinking and multidisciplinary knowledge, leading to solutions that celebrate the richness of design creativity while...

This month in RESTORE:    - 3rd RESTORE Training School 11-14 March 2019   - EU Sustainable Energy Awards   - RESTORE publication: "Sustainable Development Goals and Regenerative Sustainability in Higher Education" Authors...
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MIPIM 2019 - The world's leading property market 30th Edition

Organised by Reed MIDEM, MIPIM has been a key conference, exhibition, networking and transaction event in the agendas of the world’s top real estate players since 1989.
 

The event gathers the most influential players from all...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=3eHEvVkmHjA   Established in 1990, MIPIM is A 4-day real estate event to meet the most influential players from all sectors of the international real estate industry. It...
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Webinar on iBRoad – My path towards an energy efficient home

This webinar will take place 5 March from 11:00 to 12:30 CET.

Registrations through this link.

Renovating a building can be complex and time consuming. For building owners, the lack of knowledge about what to do, and in which order to implement renovation measures, is one of the main obstacles to improving the energy performance of...
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Webinar on iBRoad – My path towards an energy efficient home

This webinar will take place 5 March from 11:00 to 12:30 CET.

Registrations through this link.

Renovating a building can be complex and time consuming. For building owners, the lack of knowledge about what to do, and in which order to implement renovation measures, is one of the main obstacles to improving the energy performance of...
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Behaviour change for energy efficiency: a policy brief from the Policy Learning Platform on Low-carbon economy

Whilst major investments are being made into new technologies and materials for improving energy efficiency, there are a number of human-related factors that also need to be addressed. Strategies...

Behavioural issues need to be considered in all aspects of the energy transition, from improving awareness of the benefits of energy efficiency and renewable energies, to making sure that technologies are easy to use, and that financial...