Environmental issues related to buildings

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Erneuerbare Energien - Arbeitsheft für Schülerinen und Schüler - Grundschule

This booklet is an educational material published by the German Ministry of Environment in order to help teachers of German primary schools to show to pupils how the use of renewable energy sources is an important issue.
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Passivhaus primer

This document is an aid to developers, architects and aspiring self-builders in understanding the key principles of PassivHaus design. The term ‘PassivHaus’ refers to a voluntary, ultra low-energy construction standard first developed over a decade...
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WRI climate data now available in Google Public Data Explorer

WRI is working with Google to make our data related to climate change more approachable and interactive than ever. Google’s Public Data Explorer is a new tool that makes large data sets easier to understand and explore. Users can reimagine data sets...
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Heat pumps: a key component in a low carbon future

This slide presentation, given at the 3rd European Heat Pump Forum organised in Brussels in May 2010 by EHPA (European Heat Pump Association), explains the point of view of Eurelectric (The Union of the Electricity Industry) about the role of heat...
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The calculation of heat pumps contribution to renewable energy use in EU energy statistics

This slide presentation given at the 3rd European Heat Pump Forum organised in Brussels in May 2010 by EHPA (European Heat Pump Association) provides information about the way to estimate, for statistical puposes, the part of renewable energy that...
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Renewable energy sources - a key component of the EU Energy Strategy

This slide presentation from the European Commission, given at the 3rd European Heat Pump Forum organised in Brussels in May 2010 by EHPA (European Heat Pump Association), emphasises the importance of renewable energy sources towards the European...
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Edilizia residenziale mediterranea, al via il Progetto europeo IRH-MED

A Roma il meeting di avvio del Progetto IRH-MED (Innovative Responsible Housing in Mediterranean area) che intende promuovere un’edilizia residenziale capace di rispondere alle nuove sfide ambientali ed energetiche dell’area mediterranea.
Edilizia residenziale mediterranea, al via il Progetto europeo IRH-MED Promuovere un’edilizia residenziale mediterranea capace di rispondere alle nuove sfide ambientali ed energetiche, rappresenta il principale...
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Καινοτόμες Κατοικίες για τη Μεσόγειο Πρόγραμμα IRH-MED

Η πρωτοβουλία αποσκοπεί στη βελτίωση της ανταγωνιστικότητας ενός μοντέλου Καινοτόμων Κατοικιών που να ανταποκρίνονται στις κοινές περιβαλλοντικές προκλήσεις της Μεσογείου. Οι Μεσογειακές χώρες αντιμετωπίζουν κοινές απειλές όπως η αλλαγή του...
Το έργο έχει διάρκεια τρία έτη και ο προϋπολογισμός του είναι 1 εκατομμύριο ευρώ, συγχρηματοδοτείται από το Ευρωπαϊκό Ταμείο Περιφερειακής Ανάπτυξης στα πλαίσια του προγράμματος Med. Ο Δήμος Καλλιθέας Ρόδου συμμετέχει στις δράσεις του...