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CUBE 2020: addressing the energy transition for non-residential buildings

Large companies are looking to equip themselves with a bottom-up approach to foster environmental performance in buildings to complement the top-down policies available in their significant portfolios (certifications, ISO 50001, facility management...

Procuring energy saving building technologies for residential buildings

ATC Turin (ATC) is a public agency providing social housing in the Italian province of Turin. It has been improving the environmental and energy performance of its properties since 1996.   ATC was a partner of the Public Administration Procurement...

The ECOFAMILIES project - how to promote energy-aware behaviors at home

Why ?Nowadays, the large majority of households have a very limited knowledge of their energy consumption in their accommodation. This is mainly due to the fact that energy does not show by itself, but through devices and...

Il progetto AlpHouse: riqualificare edifici in montagna tra efficienza energetica e sviluppo locale

ANALISI DELLE AREE PILOTA: l'esperienza di ERSAF L’analisi a livello regionale dell’area pilota Comunità Montana Valtellina di Sondrio, basata sulla raccolta e rielaborazione di dati legati ai caratteri climatologici,...

1st Building of Green Urban Pilot Neighborhood, Athens, Greece

The project of the Green Urban Pilot Neighborhood, run by the Greek Ministry of Environment, Energy and Climate Change and funded by EPPERAA and EU Cohesion funds, is one of the first in the country to involve the close collaboration of a...

Affordable passive housing units in Brussels

L'Espoir: 15 Kwh/m²/an Rue Fin 3-13, BE-1080 Molenbeek-Saint-Jean 14 new sustainable duplexes that low income families acquired at lesser cost.   Gross area: 1,833 m²   Handover: End of 2009   Construction costs VAT /...

EcoBiblioteca - The public library of Cacica, Romania

In the summer of 2010, the Romania Green Building Council and Biblionet co-organized a contest that proposed improving access to information technology and providing a sustainable renovation of an existing library, typical for a small...

Energy-efficient schools– an EnOB research area

Model projectsParticularly ambitious and impressive examples can demonstrate the possibilities currently realisable in new buildings and refurbishments, where the requirements and difficulties lie, and which solutions are...

Hollywood House, UK

 Initial situation:   The existing five-story building in Woking, England was constructed in the 1980´s and was not energy efficient with very high operational costs.  It is located in central Woking, which is a built-up...

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