Building professionals

What happens to waste from cities? Could we build cities in future which will produce energy while consuming it? And how can we create interactions between nature and our urban architecture? Speaking at TedxBucharest in April, Marco Poletto, Director of ecoLogicStudio, explained how the historic quest for sanitation has shaped the footprint of our cities today, our architecture, and the movement of energy production and waste treatment away from where we live, and out of our consciousness.
Post date: 17 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności

A new study authored by researchers from the National Center for Atmospheric Research and the CUNY Institute for Demographic Research has found that more people will be exposed to heat-related extremes, not only due to global warming but also due to population growth. But which effect is more important in determining future increase of people’s exposure?
Post date: 17 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności

Costa Rica’s newly elected president is vowing to take the historic step of decarbonising the entire country. President Carlos Alvarado made the pledge in his inauguration speech this week, in which he described the “titanic and beautiful task” of abolishing the use of fossil fuels. “Decarbonisation is the great task of our generation, and Costa Rica must be among the first countries in the world to achieve it, if not the first,” he said.
Post date: 17 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności

Ambitious plans have been released this week which seek to transform London into one of the world’s greenest cities. The Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, unveiled the new environment strategy, which seeks to make the capital zero-carbon by 2050 and “at least 50 percent green”. The strategy aims to do this by tackling a range of areas vital to sustainability: air quality, energy usage, green space, and waste.
Post date: 17 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności

In the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), the Architects’ Council of Europe is organising a public workshop on Thursday 7 June at the Thon Hotel in Brussels (rue de la Loi 75)  on the theme “Smart and Smart-er: Architecture and Building Performance".
Post date: 16 Maj 2018
Type: Termin

TIME: 10:30 - 12:00 CEST FREE REGISTRATION: register here
Post date: 14 Maj 2018
Type: Termin

The iBRoad project aims to design, develop and demonstrate Individual Building Renovation Roadmaps for single-family houses. This tool looks at the building as a whole, and provides a customised renovation plan over a long-term horizon.  
Post date: 10 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności

The 17th China International Exposition of Housing Industry & Products and Equipment of Building Industrialization (hereafter referred to as CIEHI EXPO) will be held by the Chinese housing ministry MOHURD (specially by the Center of Science and Technology & Industrialization Development MOHURD) in Beijing (Pékin) China from October 11th to 13th 2018. 
Post date: 10 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności

Today 15 of the world’s great cities launched an unprecedented global competition to drive carbon neutral and resilient urban regeneration. C40’s Reinventing Cities initiative has already identified 46 underutilized spaces to redevelop, including several empty plots and abandoned buildings, a former airport, historical mansions, underused car parks, and an abandoned incinerator and landfill.
Post date: 10 Maj 2018
Type: Aktualności