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Low impact bio-based construction materials ready for the mass market

Construction industry stakeholders and policy makers gathered on 29 January in Brussels to discuss the potential of natural bio-based materials to help Europe meet its climate obligations.   The event was organised by the Horizon 2020...
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Rannaliiva in Vöru: building retrofitting during the RenoZEB Project

RenoZEB aims to unlock the nearly Zero Energy Building (nZEB) renovation market by increasing property value through a new systemic approach to retrofitting. This will include innovative components, and processes and decision making...

Project name: Rannaliiva Location: Vöru/Estonia, Liiva 26a Owner: Apartment association “Rannaliiva” Built in: late '80s   Construction characteristics:...
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Meeting Europe’s building renovation challenge

Join us to explore the pathway to decarbonisation of Europe's building stock.

 

Following the adoption of the Clean Energy Package setting long-term targets for 2030, year 2019 will be a critical year for Member States to decide...

Long-term building renovation strategies will be key to supporting the decarbonisation of the EU building stock while National Energy and Climate Plans (NECPs) outline measures contributing to reaching these targets. What does this mean...
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CATE 2019 – Comfort at the Extremes: Energy, Economy and Climate

How do we adapt our Buildings, Cities and Shelters to keep us not only comfortable, but also thermally safe and healthy in a Warming World?

 

CATE 19 is a spin off Conference from the Internationally Acclaimed Windsor Conferences...

The 10th and 11th PROGRAMME includes KEYNOTE SPEAKERS in Plenary Sessions and specialist paper sessions in Pioneering WORKSHOPS.   We invite ABSTRACTS and REGISTRATIONS from researchers, civic and governments bodies, construction...
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11th International BUILDAIR Symposium - programme is published

High-quality airtightness measurement and minimal residual leakage.

Reports from professional associations, background information on ISO 9972 with its specific national annexes, and lectures on measurement in practice, on ventilation, sealing and bonding as well as on leakages in the building envelope,...
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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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ACHIEVE BETTER BUILDINGS! Passive House Conference Heidelberg 2019

Solu­tions and pro­spects

* sus­tain­able
* prac­tic­al
* in­spired

 

Two days of in­spir­ing lec­tures, hands-on work­shops, an ac­com­pa­ny­ing ex­hib­i­tion and extensive net­work­ing op­por...

To­geth­er with part­ners from Heidel­berg and the sur­round­ing area, PHI & iPHA propose a var­ied and di­verse pro­gramme for you. Look for­ward to lec­tures and work­shops on cur­rent top­ics such...