Sustainable Public, Cooperative and Social Housing

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Overheating risk mapping

This leaflet, released by the Zero Carbon Hub, introduces current research and risk mapping methods, including outcomes presented at a city or regional level, and a national level. It is based on work carried out by the Zero Carbon Hub...
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Impacts of overheating in homes

This leaflet, released by the Zero Carbon Hub, is intended for housing providers and building professionals. The document highlights and summarises some of the key impacts of overheating in homes. It is based on work carried out by the...
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Low-energy social housing. Changes in jobs and skill needs

This document reports the results of a study on how the improved energy performance of social housing has an impact on the jobs and the skill needs of the employees of social housing companies in France. A survey showed that the employees...
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Energy renovation of social housing. How to involve occupants

The transformation of existing buildings and improved energy performance are main concerns for social housing organisations. The acceptance and involvement of occupants is a key condition for the success of such projects. This report...
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European Responsible Housing Awards 2016

Confronted with growing economic, social and environmental challenges, more and more public, cooperative and social housing organisations are enhancing and demonstrating their capacity to innovate. The core of responsible housing...
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Solar thermal systems for domestic hot water: A French guide for social housing contractors

This guide’s objective is to help contractors in the implementation of a solar thermal system for domestic hot water in social housing. The document shows the conditions for success. It is intended to be a decision making tool, in the...
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Building information modeling (BIM) and social housing in France

This document includes a collection of the slide presentations of a workshop that took place in Paris in November 2015 focusing on the strategy to implement the Building Information Modeling (BIM) in the construction and property...
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REMOURBAN project: lighthouse city Nottingham working on sustainable energy future

Sneinton district of Nottingham, England, showing the way for a sustainable energy future in Europe   REMOURBAN lighthouse city Nottingham is showing how sustainability can be integrated into the regeneration of our...