The impact of building renovation on health, well-being and productivity could improve the lives of more than 200 million Europeans. This set of publications, developed by BPIE and commissioned by Buildings 2030, takes an important step towards defining, measuring, quantifying and monetising the impact of indoor environmental quality in schools, hospitals and offices. The findings reveal a major business opportunity to invest in people-centric renovation of existing buildings.
Post date: 30 Nov 2018
10:45 - 11:20 | Registration and welcome by the host, Rob van Eijkeren, Director of House of Dutch Provinces
11:20 - 11:50 | Energiesprong: from vision to multi markets scaling enabled by Transition Zero
Ron van Erck, Energiesprong, Head of International Market Development
Post date: 28 Nov 2018
The Club of Rome’s first report and early whistle-blowers’ calls from the late 1960s on the Earth’s environmental stress, are today backed by concrete facts and data on the need for change. A significant 40 % of energy use relates to construction and buildings, a key element of the equation. The current energy demand of existing building stock needs to be drastically reduced.
Post date: 23 Nov 2018
Dimanche 25 novembre : JOURNEE BATI-INFO
14h00 : Un architecte pour mon projet : une obligation ou une opportunité ?
15h00 : Les aides financières de la Wallonie en matière de rénovation énergétique.
16h00 : Rénover ou construire, les pièges à éviter !
Informations et inscriptions : www.bati-info.be
Post date: 21 Nov 2018
Dublin City Council awarded its first Energy Performance Contract (EPC) project to Noel Lawler Green Energy Solutions in July 2016, working closely with Dublin’s Energy Agency Codema in procuring this contract to upgrade three of its Sports and Fitness Facilities. The project was supported under the SEAI National Energy Services Framework, as well as the European project EESI2020, co-funded under H2020.
Post date: 20 Nov 2018
An immersive and interactive workshop at the Nordic Edge conference late September shone the spotlight on how European project teams can get their message across to citizens.
Post date: 15 Nov 2018
Italy may be emblematic in the energy rehabilitation of buildings because of its red tape and ever-changing tax incentives
Post date: 13 Nov 2018
The countdown to transpose the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) has started!
Post date: 8 Nov 2018
BiH has around 7,600 public buildings, including 2,908 in Republika Srpska and 4,419 in the Federation of BiH (FBiH), which are estimated to require energy efficiency investments of between EUR 350 million and EUR 510 million.
Energy efficiency investments under the project refer to retrofits of school and hospital buildings across BiH to secure cleaner and more efficient heating, improved thermal insulation, better lighting, and an overall improvement of conditions in the buildings, the World Bank said.
Post date: 6 Nov 2018
Run-down district in Valladolid, Spain, that has now become a model of sustainable living in cities.
Post date: 5 Nov 2018