The focus of the project is to design, integrate and pilot an innovative solution for social housing, using mature and interactive ICT, to enable sustained reductions of energy and water consumption of at least 15% below the current practice, without compromising living conditions, across 300 social dwellings in ten European countries, with latitudes ranging from 56oN to 38oN.
This is to be addressed by:
Post date: 28 Apr 2011
Develop advanced ICT-based services, empowering tenants to control their resource consumption by providing awareness to tenants of their resource consumption with the use of in-home displays, alerts, SMS, internet portals.
Post date: 26 Apr 2011
This specification is intended to be a guide for designing an Active House, as a building that combines energy efficiency with specific attention to the indoor climate and focus on user’s health and well-being. The scope of this specification is residential buildings. The Active House specification is intended to be a guideline for construction and design industries at an international level. It seeks innovative approaches at technical levels whilst introducing goals of architectural quality and environmental design responsiveness and still securing energy efficiency.
Post date: 15 Apr 2011
This article is an excerpt from the National Platform POWER HOUSE Bulgaria Newsletter available both in English and Bulgarian
Post date: 5 Apr 2011
Post date: 7 Mär 2011
CEMBUREAU, the European Cement Association based in Brussels, is the representative organisation of the cement industry in Europe.
The Association acts as spokesperson for the cement industry before the European Union institutions and other public authorities, and communicates the industry’s views on all issues and policy developments with regard to technical, environmental, energy and promotional issues. Permanent dialogue is maintained with EU institutions, international authorities and other international associations.
Post date: 31 Jan 2011
Post date: 11 Nov 2010
Post date: 11 Nov 2010
The Bulgarian municipalities of Bourgas, Varna and Dobrich and Norwegian municipalities in Sør-Østerdal and Arendal are participating in the project. To demonstrate the use of energy efficiency measures and renewable energy, a pilot building will be refurbished in each of the three participating Bulgarian cities.
Post date: 10 Nov 2010
Post date: 19 Aug 2010