Very low energy buildings

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outPHit project

Promoting energiesprong renovations and One-Stop-Shop retrofit concepts in highly efficient NZEBs in enerphit standard, to make renovation more reliable, faster and cost-effective.  Objective The outPHit project aims to support...

What is a Thermal Bridge?

A thermal bridge ‘free’ design is one of the 5 fundamental principles of Passive House design and construction. But, what even is a thermal bridge? Why are they important? And how do we go about reducing or eliminating them? We hope to answer some...

SPARCs project

Sustainable energy Positive & zero cARbon CommunitieS Project description   An inclusive process for the urban sustainable energy transition to smart cities   Renewable technologies for enabling the transformation of...

SAFE-PUR project

Disruptive polyurethane foams with improved passive fire protection to increase energy efficiency & safety in buildings, houses and transport. PUR for improved thermal insulation   Energy consumption...

SSHARE project

Self-sufficient humidity to electricity Innovative Radiant Adsorption System Toward Net Zero Energy Buildings European technology and creativity for net-zero buildings   Amid rising energy prices, energy independence, and...

URBAN GreenUP project

URBAN GreenUP is a project funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 programme. Its objective is the development, application and replication of Renaturing Urban Plans in a number of European and non-European partner cities...

InterConnect project

Interoperable Solutions Connecting Smart Homes, Buildings and Grids InterConnect gathers 50 European entities to develop and demonstrate advanced solutions for connecting and converging digital homes and buildings with the electricity...

International Passive House Association Blog

The International Passive House Association Blog is filled with entries related to highly energy efficient buildings. Topics include summer comfort, the first Passive House hospital, energy efficient high rises, integrating renewable...

CHESS SETUP Project

CHESS SETUP is a H2020 funded project designing a technology solutionaiming to increase the energy efficiency, self-sufficiency and renewables in buildings.   The building sector is one of the most resource consuming sectors as it...

GreenBuilding project

Minimising Energy Consumption for Green Buildings respecting present uses and public needs About the project   Mediterranean countries need to reduce energy consumption and adverse environmental impacts due to the high...