Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

SOLCER House: Wale´s first low-cost positive energy house

Experts from the Welsh School of Architecture (Cardiff University) have designed and built Wales’ first low-cost energy positive house. The "Smart Operation for a Low Carbon Energy Region" (SOLCER) House is capable of exporting more energy to the...

CO2-neutral heat supply of a renovated multi-family house in Munich

 Project summaryThree multi-family houses built between 1949 and 1957 have been modernised and given an energy efficient retrofit with the aim of achieving a CO2-neutral heat supply. The urban densification of the existing space by...

Headquarters of the Parliament of the Brussels-Capital Region

Construction d’un immeuble de bureau de prestige et réhabilitation d’un bâtiment existant à valeur patrimoniale   Un projet en phase avec son temps Le nouveau programme prévoyait le siège du...

City Hall and multi-functional space in Champneuville France

Project type : Extension + refurbishment Building Type : Other building Construction Year : 1920 Delivery year : 2012 Climate zone : [Cfb] Marine Mild Winter, warm summer, no dry season. Net Floor Area : 212 m2  Construction/refurbishment...

SOLCER House: Wale´s first low-cost positive energy house

Experts from the Welsh School of Architecture (Cardiff University) have designed and built Wales’ first low-cost energy positive house. The "Smart Operation for a Low Carbon Energy Region" (SOLCER) House is capable of exporting more energy...

CO2-neutral heat supply of a renovated multi-family house in Munich

 Project summaryThree multi-family houses built between 1949 and 1957 have been modernised and given an energy efficient retrofit with the aim of achieving a CO2-neutral heat supply. The urban densification of the existing...

EspaiZero. A semi-retrofit of an existing building; the first Net Zero-Energy experience in Spain

The new Wattia Headquarters and EspaiZero laboratory has achieved 100% zero-energy balance in the retrofit of the ground floor of an existing building. The management company’s main objective was to demonstrate that it is...

Bioclimatic social housing in Paris: Rue des Orteaux logements sociaux

The refurbishment of the Rue des Orteaux social housing building was led by the SIEMP (City of Paris Real Estate Public-Private Joint Venture) and offers 20 low-energy apartments located in the 20th arrondissement of Paris....

Efficiency House Plus in Berlin

The HouseThe "Efficiency House Plus" was officially opened by Chancellor Angela Merkel on 7 December 2011, following a year of previous planning and construction. The house is centrally located, at Fasanenstraße 87a, 10623...

Towards energy autonomy in Beckerich (LU)

Beckerich, a town of 2300 people in western Luxembourg, is well known for its objective of becoming energy independent. The implementation of this ambitious vision, embodied by the dedicated Mayor, Camille...