Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

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SOLCER House: Wale´s first low-cost positive energy house

Experts from the Welsh School of Architecture (Cardiff University) have designed and built Wales’ first low-cost energy positive house. The "Smart Operation for a Low Carbon Energy Region" (SOLCER) House is capable of exporting more energy to the...

CO2-neutral heat supply of a renovated multi-family house in Munich

 Project summaryThree multi-family houses built between 1949 and 1957 have been modernised and given an energy efficient retrofit with the aim of achieving a CO2-neutral heat supply. The urban densification of the existing space by...

Princedale Road Passivhaus

Building envelope: Pitched roof: a 130 mm thickness of PU insulation Kingspan Thermawall TW55 was fitted between the rafters and followed by a 12 mm layer of OSB, which runs continuously throughout the property,...

SF-ENERGY INVEST project: A GENIUS from Transylvania

Romania - Energy efficiency and Renewable energyInitial situation:  Brasov is located in the central part of Romania. It has 286,000 inhabitants and is a signatory of the Covenant of Mayors. This action is an integral part...

Great Glen House - Scottish National Heritage Headquarters (SNH)

Initial situation: The existing building was a former nursing home and was incapable of adaptive reuse; however the materials were re-used when possible. Description:  The requisites of the SNH were to...

Ironworks Acroni

The existing structure of the ironworks has a very old indoor lighting system, approx. 30 - 50 years.  There are very low light levels in four workshops (120.000 m²) in the range of 30 - 100 lux. It also has high installed lighting...

Grenoble Gas and Electricity commercial agency - Best Practice Factsheet - France

Micro-cogeneration unit at the “Schiestlhaus” - Best Practice Factsheet - Austria

The “Schiestlhaus” is the first alpine refugee hut of the Austrian tourist club with 100 % regenerative energy supply and passive house quality above 2000 m altitude. The “Schiestlhaus”, which opened in 2005, is located on the “...

Kindergarden Cologno Monzese

_ All the technical information and energetic features of the building are presented in the provided file attached below. It is possible to download the building presentation given during the GreenBuilding European...

Troja block of flats - Case study fact sheet - Eastern region, Czech Republic