Surrounding policy instruments to support the iBRoad approach for building renovation take-off.
The Report “Stepwise and structured” investigates how surrounding policy instruments can be used to increase the dissemination, adoption, and impact of the iBRoad Building Renovation Roadmaps developed within the iBRoad project.
Post date: 27 Okt 2020
Nordens största konferens inom hållbart samhällsbyggande
10-11 november är det äntligen dags för Building Sustainability 2020.
Post date: 26 Okt 2020
The EU launched applications for its Innovation Fund, one of the largest funding programmes for
Post date: 8 Okt 2020
QualDeEPC has completed one-third of its duration, time to take a brief look at the (interim) results and activities of the first project year:
In October 2019, the QualDeEPC consortium representing ten institutions from eight countries held its kick-off meeting in Brussels, Belgium.
Post date: 5 Okt 2020
This report assesses the compliance of the 14 available LTRS (as published on the website of the European Commission on 8 September 2020) against the provisions in Article 2a of the amended 2018 EnergyPerformance of Buildings Directive1 (EPBD).
Post date: 25 Sep 2020
New report from BPIE – the Buildings Performance Institute Europe - highlights that more than half of EU Member States are six months late to submit their national Long-Term Renovation Strategies (LTRS), a key element of Europe’s strategy to decarbonise the building stock. Of those submitted only one is fully compliant with EU legislation.
Post date: 25 Sep 2020
[Report] International experiences with Efficiency First
Post date: 1 Jul 2020
Energy-efficient buildings have the potential to play a key role in EU energy transition. In the United States, several energy utilities have recently piloted and launched buildings Pay-for-Performance (P4P) programmes making use of possibilities offered by energy metering technologies that provide greater certainty over energy savings and drive improved performance.
Post date: 16 Jun 2020
Linked Data technologies have been developed in order to connect concepts in a structured way, enhancing machine readability and enabling many features like semantic queries. The potential of such technologies is wide in many fields, in particular in the construction sector, which could benefit in many ways by their application.
Post date: 3 Jun 2020
The renovation sector is crucial for a sustainable development of the construction market. Buildings account for 40% of the energy consumed today in EU, but annual renovation rates are limited to 0.4/1.2% in Europe. Also, a large share of buildings has more than 40 years and it is not adequately heated, bringing to a low efficiency of the building stock in terms of energy and comfort1.
Post date: 26 Mai 2020