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Create & Maintain High Performing Education Facilities

Wednesday 22 June 2016, 2:00 pm EST / 11:00 am PST/ 8:00pm (CET)   This webinar will address funding challenges faced in primary and secondary, and higher education in the U.S. Presenters will share resources, case studies and...
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UK's poorly designed schools spend £150m extra annually on unnecessary operation and maintenance costs

A new report, released by the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), finds that poorly designed schools spend upwards of £150 million on unnecessary operation and maintenance costs each year, cause pupils to underperform and...
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Better spaces for learning

This report, published by UK’s Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), highlights the vital importance of school design and how it affects the general health and wellbeing of their users, the children and their teachers; it also...
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Impact of the indoor environment on learning in schools in Europe

This paper, released by the Fraunhofer, Institut für Bauphysik – IBP, reveals that many schools across Europe do not provide an adequate indoor environment for their students; they fail to provide a sufficient outdoor air supply rate and...
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ZEMedS project: Energy results for case studies renovations

This report presents the final results of  ZEMedS (Zero Energy MEDiterranean Schools) project toolkits and case studies. Toolkits are addressed to building designers and policy makers and contain technical and financial resources, whereas...
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School of the Future - Towards Zero Emission with High Performance Indoor Environment: Final Demonstration Building Report

This report, released by the “School of the Future” project, is the final demonstration building report documenting the design, the realisation and the monitoring results of the four school renovation projects in Stuttgart (DE), Cesena (IT...
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German communities increase investments in climate protection- School buildings, in particular, become more energy efficient

The evaluation of the German KfW promotion funds for communal non-residential buildings by the Fraunhofer Institute IFAM, showed a significant increase of the investment volume for the years 2011 to 2014. While between 2007 and 2011 in...
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Höhere Investitionen in den Klimaschutz von deutschen Kommunen - besonders Schulen werden energieeffizienter

Die Evaluierung der KfW-Förderung für kommunale Nichtwohngebäude durch das Fraunhofer Institut IFAM ergab eine deutliche Steigerung des Investitionsvolumens für die Jahre 2011 bis 2014. Während in den Jahren 2007 bis 2011 noch 625 Mio. EUR...