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Inscripción Presencial y Online Medidas de seguridad e higiene – COVID 19  
Post date: 19 Okt 2020
Type: Ereignis

UK Passivhaus Conference 2020 - Online across November   Join us for the very first virtual UK Passivhaus Conference to discover all the latest on Passivhaus developments as we head towards a healthy & green future! The Passivhaus Trust is celebrating its tenth anniversary, so we shall be looking at the lessons learned from the previous decade and what needs to be done to tackle the climate emergency in the next ten years.  
Post date: 15 Okt 2020
Type: Ereignis

Local authorities must find money to support the renovation of social housing.   SEI Forums, a European Commission initiative, is hosting a webinar on   Channelling Investments to the Renovation of Social Housing in Europe   Friday 23 October 2020  
Post date: 15 Okt 2020
Type: Ereignis

The European Commission has published its Renovation Wave Strategy to improve the energy performance of buildings. The Commission aims to at least double renovation rates in the next ten years and make sure renovations lead to higher energy and resource efficiency.   This will enhance the quality of life for people living in and using the buildings, reduce Europe's greenhouse gas emissions, foster digitalisation and improve the reuse and recycling of materials.
Post date: 15 Okt 2020
Type: News

The lack of a common repository for all relevant building data amounts to additional costs and inefficiencies, stifled innovation, increased risk and low investor confidence. A Digital Building Logbook could overcome this through increased data transparency and availability to a broad range of market players.  
Post date: 13 Okt 2020
Type: Publication

The Nordic way – innovative financing in green/ climate projects   Join this PROSPECT webinar on 27th October and find out the Nordic Countries’ recipe for success when applying innovative financing.   Date: 27 October 2020 10:00 – 12:00 CET  
Post date: 12 Okt 2020
Type: Ereignis

On September 16, the president of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen pushed everybody's energy efficiency hopes a little further: she increased the emission reduction target from 40 to 55% in a laudable attempt to turn the European continent into the leader of the new circular economy.   Those of us who work in the energy efficiency sector are celebrating this sign of a long-term commitment; at last! What's more, the necessary resources are available to EU member countries.
Post date: 12 Okt 2020
Type: News

Green Homes going Mainstream SMARTER Finance for Families - H2020 Project   Webinar  
Post date: 8 Okt 2020
Type: Ereignis

Tue, Oct 27, 2020 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM CET   One of the challenges for the financial sector is the lack of suitable strategies, processes and products for financing small-scale, tailored sustainable projects. Energy efficient retrofits of buildings is such a challenge.  
Post date: 8 Okt 2020
Type: Ereignis

The IPCC Special Report released in late 2018, highlighted the urgency of minimising global temperature rise to 1.5°C and emphasised the need for systems transitions that can be enabled by investments in climate change mitigation and adaptation, policy and acceleration of technological innovation and behavioural changes (IPCC; 2018).  
Post date: 8 Okt 2020
Type: Publication