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DIGITAL ACE-Retrofitting EVENT/ European Users Club - Municipalities and regions on the energy retrofit of condominiums

Please note that this event was initially planned to take place in Liège. Due to Covid-19 we had to transform it into a digital conference.

Municipalities and regions have a key role to play in the energy retrofit of condominiums. Many of them are already addressing the residential sector as part of their climate policies, but they are still often unaware of the specific...

Remourban Final Video: voices from the Lighthouse cities

Watch the video about our three lighthouse cities, Valladolid, Nottingham and Tepebasi/Eskisehir and discover Remourban's main outcomes   Fighting climate change is the challenge of our century. Since about 80% of all people are...

Financing Energy Renovation in Buildings- availability and accessibility of funding schemes

This guidance was developed under the framework of the project Our Buildings funded by the European Climate Initiative (EUKI) of the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU).   The project...

ECSO - Country profile: Italy

The Italian construction sector’s gross value added (GVA) accounted for 16.7% of Italy’s 2018 GDP, making it one of the most important sectors in the national economy. However, by 2018 the construction sector experienced a steep decline...

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...

Powerskin+ project: updated promo material

We are proud to share with you updated promo materials for the POWERSKIN+ project.   New edition of the POWERSKIN+ project brochure. It contains a brief description of the project. You can also read about the concept of the POWERSKIN+...

Mid-year Passive House Open Days

Make your building the star!    Shoot a video of your Passive House project and share it with the world!   Find all the video entries on YouTube: International Mid-year Passive House Open days   Given the current...

International Passive House Open Days

The dates for the International Passive House Open Days are set! Take part from November 6-8 for your chance to experience the comfort of Passive House buildings for yourself!   The International Passive House Open Days are a great...