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Second annual meeting on Public-Private Energy Performance Contracting

Quel bilan tirer en 2010 des opérations pionnières de Contrat de Performance Energétique Public Privé ? Alors qu’une cinquantaine de projets sont en cours depuis 2009, dont 4 signés, la concrétisation de ces 1ères expériences a permis de confirmer l...
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Lycée Kyoto Poitiers - The first post-oil high school, using 100% clean energy

This high school, the Lycée Kyoto in Poitiers, France, is presented as the first "100% clean energy" high school in Europe. Built by the Region Poitou-Charentes, the high insulated 16500 m2 building includes a 1000 m3 hot water storage linked to a...
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Lycée Kyoto Poitiers - The first post-oil high school, using 100% clean energy

This booklet presents the first "100% clean energy" high school in Europe, the Lycée Kyoto in Poitiers, France, built by the Region Poitou-Charentes. The high insulated 16500 m2 building includes a 1000 m3 hot water storage linked to a domestic...
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Jüdisches Museum Berlin setzt beim Energiesparen auf Contracting

Die Stiftung Jüdisches Museum Berlin will mit Hilfe eines privaten Dienstleisters die Energieeffizienz seiner Gebäude erhöhen und damit Umwelt und Haushalt nachhaltig entlasten. Mit Unterstützung der Deutschen Energie-Agentur GmbH (dena) hat das...
Im Fall des Jüdischen Museums Berlin steht der zukünftige Contractor vor besonderen Herausforderungen: Zu den Gebäuden zählen neben dem barocken Altbau der von Daniel Libeskind entworfene zickzack-förmige Museumsneubau sowie der ebenfalls...
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Passive house - the daycare facility, Den Grønne Planet

In Gyldenrisparken, we are builing Denmarks first day care facility according to passive house standards. We expect the facility to be ready for use in November 2009. A passive house ensures a good indoor climate by having high insulation values (...
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A zero-carbon store in the UK

Tesco, the world's third-largest retailer, opened a new store (december 2009) in Ramsey, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom, that is the first zero-carbon store of this company. It uses a biofuel combined heat and power (CHP) plant producing more than...
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Three German towns are cutting energy costs and carbon emissions with street lights on demand

In an effort to reduce their lighting bills and CO2 emissions, the local authorities of Dörentrup, Lemgo and Rahden – three rural towns in Western Germany – decided not to switch on all street lights permanently at night. In response, Dörentrup...
The system, which was initially installed on 25 streets in Dörentrup, could not be simpler. By phoning the Dial4Light call centre, streets, public walkways, sports grounds and sites of interest are lit up. The lights remain on for 10 to 15...
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Energieeffiziente Krankenhäuser

Im Rahmen des Forschungsprojekts "Analyse des Energieverbrauchs und exemplarische Best-Practice-Lösungen für relevante Verbrauchssektoren in Krankenhäusern" beteiligten sich seit 2006 bundesweit 20 Krankenhäuser an der Ermittlung aussagekräftiger...
Möglichkeiten, in Krankenhäusern Energie zu sparen, gibt es viele. Der Abschlussbericht "Energieeffiziente Krankenhäuser" des Fraunhofer-Instituts UMSICHT zeigt die größten Einsparpotenziale und wie sie lohnenswert erschlossen werden...