LuxBuild2020 is the Luxembourg project of the European BUILD UP Skills initiative to train and qualify the blue collar workers of the construction sector in order to guarantee the execution of the 2020 goals in energy efficiency and renewable energies.
The actions of LuxBuild have been developed in the national roadmap developed under pillar I. These actions consist of two types:
Post date: 15 wrz 2015
The Neobuild Innovation Centre (NIC) is a ground-breaking, showcase building. This building incorporates a number of innovative processes and materials in its construction. In addition, it is a Living Lab where a variety of different materials, products and installations can be tested and monitored. Manufacturers can also introduce their state of art solutions in order to test them under real-world operating conditions and receive feedback from users.
Post date: 9 wrz 2015
Post date: 9 wrz 2015
This report from the ZEBRA2020 project aims to set up a clear methodology for the definition of nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEBs) in the context of market tracking, both in new constructions and in (deep) renovations.
Post date: 4 wrz 2015
Under the European Energy Efficiency Directive 2012/27/EU, EU countries should set up an energy efficiency obligation scheme. This scheme requires energy companies to achieve yearly energy savings of 1.5% of annual sales to final consumers.In order to reach this target, companies have to carry out measures which help final consumers improve energy efficiency. This may include improving the heating system in consumers' homes, installing double glazed windows, or better insulating roofs to reduce energy consumption.
Post date: 13 sie 2015
Post date: 15 lip 2015
New analysis by the Coalition for Energy Savings of national reports on the implementation of the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) reveals that central governments have not shown leadership in ending the waste of energy in their own buildings.
Post date: 22 Maj 2015
Individual EU Member States are to follow distinctive paths in meeting their obligations under the Renewable Energy Directive (including their legally binding 2020 targets) in accordance with their different available resources and their own unique energy markets. Their national renewable energy (RES) action plans map out these distinctive paths, covering:
Post date: 3 Maj 2015
The aim of this report is twofold: to provide a comprehensive description of the current building assessment methods and to contribute towards sustainability and building design optimisation through the introduction of a comprehensive design approach. The report consists of three parts: Part I: Environmental Methods and Footprint Schemes towards Sustainable Building Design
Post date: 14 kwi 2015
This report catalogues and describes some of the projects implemented in the context of the GreenBuilding Programme in different types of private and public non-residential buildings, such as office buildings, schools, hotels, shopping malls, etc. The report covers both new construction and refurbishments.
Post date: 1 kwi 2015