People spend up to 90% of their lives indoors, so it is perhaps not surprising that the quality of the environment created has a significant impact on their health and well-being. What is perhaps even more surprising is that the indoor air quality of some buildings, including modern low energy buildings, has been shown to be poorer than urban outdoor air quality.
Post date: 20 Mär 2017
Impact of the financial crisis on carbon economics - Version 2.1 of the Global Greenhouse Gas Abatement Cost Curve
Post date: 6 Dez 2016
1st Buildings India 2017 exhibition and conference will be held at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, during 10-12 May 2017. The expo will connect exhibitors and speakers with government administrators, municipal bodies, industry leaders, investors, etc., who have interest in developing smart cities.
This event forms part of the 3rd Smart Cities India 2017 expo along with three other co-located expos.
Key elements of Buildings India:
Post date: 25 Okt 2016
District energy in cities - Unlocking the potential of energy efficiency and renewable energy
Post date: 21 Okt 2016
By combining energy usage data with weather/climate, grid and building the tool automatically gives users insight into their energy usage, and provide suggestions on the best way to reduce their expenditure and energy usage.
Useful tool for Energy Professionals to process energy bills quickly
Post date: 7 Okt 2016
Social, green, but primarily as an investment: all the features of energy crowdfunding
Platforms to raise funds for renewable projects want to take care of our planet and its inhabitants but often, they’re also looking for good returns.
There are three ways a crowdfunding project can be financed.
Post date: 5 Okt 2016
The European Biomass Conference and Exhibition (EUBCE 2017) will celebrate its 25th edition in Stockholm from 12th to 15th June 2017.
On behalf of the EUBCE Scientific Committee it is a great pleasure to invite you to be part of this event and to share your latest achievements, findings and innovations with the scientific and industrial communities.
Post date: 15 Sep 2016
This report, released by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC), focuses on the mental, social and physical health and wellbeing of home occupants in the UK. It is intended for build environment professionals (developers, designers, constructors, managers etc.). The authors aim to gather and distil the most compelling evidence and advice about building and neighbourhood design features which can enhance the health and wellbeing of residents.
Post date: 6 Jul 2016
This report, released by the International Energy Agency (IEA), provides a global outlook for energy and air pollution as well as detailed profiles of key countries and regions: the United States, Mexico, the European Union, the People’s Republic of China, India, Southeast Asia and Africa. The document is based on new data for pollutant emissions in 2015 and projections to 2040.
Post date: 28 Jun 2016
On June 28, 2016, the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) launched a new project aiming to ensure that all buildings are “net zero” by 2050.
The project involves eight green building councils from Australia, Brazil, Canada, German, India, the Netherlands, South Africa and Sweden initially, and Architecture 2030 as lead partner to provide technical expertise.
Post date: 28 Jun 2016