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Concept:   Innovation in interconnected systems design is crucial for reducing cost and complexity in multi-component computing platforms.   Current software development tools cannot fulfil the various antagonistic criteria in programming architecture. AMPERE’s model-driven engineering (MDE) framework addresses this challenge.  
Post date: 8 dec 2020
Type: Link

Concept:   The European construction industry needs to improve the innovation of its SMEs in order to extend its value chain and integrate new dynamic industrial sectors.   To achieve critical mass and promote internationalisation, the European Construction Technology Platform (ECTP) has initiated a synergy with the ICT, additive manufacturing, nature-based solutions and recycling industrial sectors.  
Post date: 8 dec 2020
Type: Link

Medjimurje Energy Agency Ltd. (MENEA) is one of 10 project partners from 6 central European countries that are implementing project ENES-CE – Collaboration between public bodies and citizen energy groups in implementing local energy strategies in Central Europe.   The main goal of this project is to engage citizens to become a significant part in the planning of energy transition as well as implementing and financing concrete energy projects in their local and regional communities.
Post date: 7 dec 2020
Type: Nyheder

It is an unfortunate fact that every year thousands of construction employees are injured on the job.   According to OSHA’s reports, the leading cause of serious injury and even deaths on construction sites are falls, strikes from objects, electrocutions, and accidents involving equipment or construction materials.  
Post date: 7 dec 2020
Type: Nyheder

After three and a half years of hard work, this is time for the H2020-funded PROSPECT project to end, but not without great successes and achievements to look back at! Innovative financing is often an option for climate projects, but cities, municipalities and regions need to know how to activate and use it:  
Post date: 7 dec 2020
Type: Nyheder

EIT Climate-KIC, EIT RawMaterials, EIT Digital, EIT Food, EIT Manufacturing and EIT Urban Mobility have created a Cross-Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC) action aiming to strengthen the collaboration of their activities related to the circular economy.    A coordinated and efficient collaboration between the different KICs will help the EU achieve its Circular Economy Action Plan.   
Post date: 7 dec 2020
Type: Nyheder

The World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) ‘Asia Pacific Leadership in Green Building Awards’, showcases the businesses and innovators breaking ground for sustainable buildings.   One of this year’s categories, Women in Green Building Leadership Award, celebrates the inspiring female leaders from the movement.    Other awards categories include:  
Post date: 7 dec 2020
Type: Nyheder

The transition to a forward-looking climate neutral economy, announced in the European Green Deal, demands an action plan where public and private sector investments are channeled towards climate-friendly technologies and business models.  
Post date: 6 dec 2020
Type: Publication

Concept:   As one of the oldest building materials, lime still plays an essential role in constructions, and its global market is on the rise.   The EU-funded SUBLime project will develop the most advanced technology in lime-based materials modelling and description for industrial use that will surpass existing solutions in the new construction and conservation sectors.  
Post date: 4 dec 2020
Type: Link

  The 11th edition of our Expert Talks hosts Dragomir Tzanev, Executive Director of Center for Energy Efficiency EnEffect and official representative of Municipal Energy Efficiency Network EcoEnergy – Bulgaria.  
Post date: 4 dec 2020
Type: Link