School of the Future

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EU FP7 School of the Future Broschüre

 Das School of the Future-Projekt wurde im Jahr 2011 als Demonstrationsprojekt im 7. Forschungsrahmenprogramm der Europäischen Union gestartet. Der zugehörige Förderaufruf hatte als Schwerpunkt „Demonstration von Energieeffizienz durch die...
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EU FP7 School of the Future brochure

In 2011, the 'School of the Future' project was launched as a demonstration project in the Seventh Framework Programme of the European Union. The related call for applications focused on the 'Demonstration of Energy Efficiency through...
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OVERVIEW | School buildings as leading examples of energy efficient renovation

Throughout the Recast Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) it is requested that “the public sector in each Member State should lead the way in the field of energy performance of buildings” and “...
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Paving the way to nearly zero energy schools in Mediterranean region- ZEMedS project

The present article deals with the current situation of school buildings in four Mediterranean countries (France, Greece, Italy and Spain) as regards the energy performance and indoor environmental quality, in the frame of ZEMedS IEE...
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Integrated approach for nearly zero-energy Mediterranean schools

Integrated approach as a prerequisite for nearly Zero Energy Schools in Mediterranean region-ZEMedS project   This article deals with an integrated nearly zero-energy buildings (nZEB) approach for the retrofit of...
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ZEMedS project: solutions for nZEB renovation of schools

Case Studies of the ZEMedS project   The Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) ZEMedS (Zero Energy MEDiterranean Schools) project has developed nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEB) toolkits that have been applied to 10 case...
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School of the Future | Training material now available

A tailored training programme has been developed for technical service personnel, teachers and students to optimise the use of school buildings in terms of energy efficiency and indoor environment quality. The presentations are now...
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Tito Maccio Plauto among top 10 Italian Green Schools

The retrofit of the school building stock is a crucial task for the Italian government, thus several actions accompanied by relevant financial incentives have been implemented to speed up the process. Corriere.it, the online version of the...