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Need a hand with finding the right green solutions for your city?

The European project URBAN GreenUP has released a digital tool to help cities identify the best Nature-Based Solutions to tackle environmental problems and become more resilient to climate change   Cities worldwide are having a massive...

CRAVEzero pinboard - how to build an effective low life cycle cost nearly zero energy building. The Life Cycle Cost Calculator

The H2020 project CRAVEzero aims to increase the viability of Nearly Zero Energy Buildings through solutions and tools for supporting the cost reduction during the whole life cycle of the buildings.   In particular, one of the backbones of...

Tool Info Energia

Info Energia is a service for all the customers of an energy supplying cooperatives or companies. It is a personalised energy awareness service. It provides information to consumers through two channels:   Monthly report with benchmarking...

Teeschools e-learning platform on energy efficiency

This tool consists of a platform developed within Interreg Mediterranean and its main activities include pilot activities, on-line tool, open lessons, conferences, trainings, e-platform. Dissemination activities, such as press articles,...

The 2050 Calculator

The purpose of the calculator is to build an energy pathway that hits the 80% CO2 emission reduction target at the top of the page. As you get closer to achieving this the arrow will move to the right.   The calculator models what is...

BIMcert platform

BIMcert provides an easily accessible portal for training the vast middle tier of construction industry supply chain professionals of all profiles. The framework and materials supporting the portal is aimed at improving workers’ BIM,...

DGNB platform

The DGNB assesses buildings and urban districts which demonstrate an outstanding commitment to meeting sustainability objectives. The sustainability concept of the DGNB System is broadly based and goes beyond the well-known three-pillar...

iBRoad tool: simple energy calculation

The iBRoad project has made available an open-source programme for the techno-economic assessment of renovation measures and alternative renovation pathways of a building. The programme, written in the programming language Python, provides...

Biophilic Design Map

The Biophilic Map is a databank for case studies which have implemented Biophilic Design at the core of their design process. Biophilic Design is known for its effects of indoor environmental quality and therefore on building users...

A mobile app for skills in construction

BUILD UP Skills Advisor app was first released in 2015, with the aim of providing construction workers with job-specific advice and short upskilling opportunities. By turning on the app notifications for specific techniques, the user...

World Green Building Council - case study library

WorldGBC's interactive digital case study library map showcases some of the world’s most cutting-edge sustainable buildings. Each case study demonstrates enhanced performance in relation to health benefits or achieve net zero operational...

Odyssee - European energy efficiency and demand database

The Odyssee database contains detailed energy consumption by end-use and their drivers as well as energy efficiency and CO2 related indicators. Latest available data is providing by national representatives, such as energy agencies or...

Hotmaps tool for planning heating and cooling

Hotmaps is a GIS-based online software that supports authorities and energy planners to set up a strategic heating and cooling plan for their region. The definite version of the tool is now available at www.hotmaps.eu and tool developers...

ResStock Analysis Tool

The ResStock analysis tool is helping states, municipalities, utilities, and manufacturers identify which home improvements save the most energy and money. With support from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), researchers at NREL...

Energy Efficiency Quick Estimator

Do you want to learn about the energy, cost, and CO2 savings potential of typical energy efficiency measures? EEQuest - the Energy Efficiency Quick Estimator tool can be used for it.   With this online tool, you can quickly and easily get...

SISMA SET TOOL

The SISMA tool is a guidance for local public authorities for better planning investments on deep renovation in public buildings, without the need of deep technical expertise and without submission of huge amounts of data.   Register here ...

The Flexibility-Evaluation-Tool (FET)

The Flexibility-Evaluation-Tool (FET) has been developed within the IEA EBC, Annex 67 – Energy Flexible Buildings. It is an Excel-based tool to uniformly visualize, characterize and evaluate flexibility for different data input sources....

BEMServer platform

With the increasing amount of data to monitor buildings, it becomes crucial to offer tools that help managers in taking the best decisions to better control the energy of their buildings, and to involve all actors in reducing their...

My2050 - Webtool for experts on low carbon scenario for 2050

Under this project, the development of a sophisticated Belgian calculator was essential in order to be able to build different low carbon scenarios for Belgium and to analyse some of their impacts.   This calculator will enable you: To...

Historic Building Energy Retrofit Atlas: a new database for exemplary energy efficient renovation of historic buildings

Historic buildings are the trademark of numerous cities, but they will only survive if maintained as living spaces. This means that we need to find renovation approaches and solutions that are compatible with their conservation and allow...