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Interview with Wouter Klijn (Strobouw Nederland ).   What was the reason for renovating a sports hall with straw?  
Post date: 27 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

On April 21, the Covenant of Mayors launched its 2050 vision for a climate neutral Europe, inviting all local, regional authorities and energy agencies in joining the movement! The Covenant of Mayors is the world’s largest movement for local climate and energy actions.  
Post date: 22 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

An article by Sylvia Croese, University of the Witwatersrand and Ntombini Marrengane, University of Cape Town.   The African continent is fast on its way to becoming one of the world’s largest urban hubs. This has spawned growing interest in African urbanisation by both researchers and policy makers. But a great deal of the knowledge –and policy that stems from it– doesn’t adequately respond to the challenges faced by those who govern and are governed on the ground.
Post date: 22 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

Organised by REHVA and sponsored by VELUX Group, this new competition for young professionals and students of engineering will identify solutions for achieving healthy homes. REHVA together with VELUX Group, the primary partner and sponsor, are pleased to announce the launch of the Healthy Homes Design Competition 2022.  
Post date: 22 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

When done properly, stakeholder engagement can be the key to the success of a district energy network. Yet, there are many different stakeholders, and each is to be engaged in a particular way. In the framework of the 2021 Euroheat & Power Congress Virtual Thursdays, the Celsius Initiative is partnering up with the REWARDHeat and ReUseHeat projects to address the question of how utility companies can better engage with the end-users.  
Post date: 22 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

When evaluating their environmental impact, individuals typically calculate their carbon footprint. Your contribution to air pollution significantly increases your ecological interference. What civilians often forget to examine is their impact on water pollution.  
Post date: 22 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

The solar collectors from Inaventa Solar will deliver energy for heating and domestic hot water to a building complex in Spain, owned by the Basque Government. This campus area is defined as a demonstration site within the Horizon 2020 project RELaTED, where the possibilities of ultra-low temperature district heating systems are tested in a set of corporate building complexes.  
Post date: 21 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

In the wake of COVID-19, there’s no doubt that ensuring indoor air purification is a renewed priority in residential and commercial buildings alike. Increased awareness of the cleanliness of the air we breathe will likely impact the construction of future structures for years to come.   
Post date: 19 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

Professionals can now discover the projects in competition for the Green Solutions Awards 2020-21. The competing buildings, districts and infrastructures are exemplary: these case studies that Construction21 will disseminate on a large scale are always an inexhaustible source of inspiration, providing best practices and innovative solutions.  
Post date: 15 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις

Article by Maria Vogiatzaki, Anglia Ruskin University   Starting out as an architect in the 1990s, I was so eager for work, and excited about the creative possibilities, that turning down a project seemed inconceivable. It was thrilling, then, at a conference a few years ago, to hear French architects Anne Lacaton and Jean-Philippe Vassal explain how they had done just that.  
Post date: 15 Απρ 2021
Type: Ειδήσεις