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EXCESS project investigates positive energy buildings in four climatic zones

At the start of October, the H2020 Excess project (FleXible user-CEntric Energy poSitive houseS) was officially initiated in Graz. The project brings together 21 partners from 8 European countries and is coordinated by the Joanneum Research...

The aim of this 4-year project is to show that it is possible to transform nearly-zero energy buildings into positive energy buildings (PEBs). This means that a building which is producing the majority of the renewable energy it uses...
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2019 EU Mies van der Rohe Award for Grand Parc Bordeaux

Winner of the 2019 EU Mies van der Rohe Award.

A fresh approach to social housing: Lacaton & Vassal architects, Frédéric Druot Architecture and Christophe Hutin Architecture have won the 2019 Mies van der Rohe Award for their transformation of 530 apartments in the Grand Parc...
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Les Entretiens du Cadre de Ville

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15 octobre 2019 de 8h à 18h

 

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Découvrez le programme et la liste des intervenants en ligne ou téléchargez le programme   Ces 550  acteurs partageront 36 projets urbains innovants et reproductibles sur les thématiques majeures de la ville et des territoires de demain :...
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Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH): guidance for social landlords

Revised guidance for social landlords on the Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH), February 2019.

The Energy Efficiency Standard for Social Housing (EESSH) aims to encourage landlords to improve the energy efficiency of social housing in Scotland.   This supports the Scottish Government's vision of warm, high quality, affordable, low...
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Addressing the Affordable Housing Crisis Through Digital Innovation and Technology

Undoubtedly one of the biggest challenges facing Canadians today is affordable housing. To address this issue cities will require commitment, investment, and perhaps most of all, innovation.

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EVENT ​SUMMARY - WHAT ​SHOULD ​YOU ​ATTEND? ​ Day ​One:   The ​Tour ​is ​for ​anybody ​interested ​in ​networking ​and ​taking ​the ​CanBIM ​Project ​Site ​Tour. ​ The ​CanBIM ​Owner's ​Symposium ​is ​an...
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Workshop - Upscaling energy efficiency investment in Europe’s housing stock

The H2020-funded DREEAM project is coming to an end in 2019. Now is the time to share the project findings and to motivate social housing providers across Europe to scale up and facilitate investment in the energy renovation.

As part of the International Social Housing Festival, on Wednesday the 5th of June, a workshop will be led by Bax & Company, a DREEAM project partner, to focus on participants’ portfolios and unveil the potential for scaling-up to...
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Framework agreement for serial and modular construction - for high-quality, fast, cost-effective housing

The results of the first pan-European tendering procedure for serial and modular construction have been announced. Nine bidders were awarded the contract in Berlin today for their innovative housing concepts, from which...
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Living Trends 2035: Digitalization is revolutionizing the living of the future

The German housing association (GdW Bundesverband deutscher Wohnungs) has published a report. This report explores the housing requirements of the future. In this study, it has been proposed that the new (future) housing...