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The contest was organized in coordination with Green Apple International Day Of Service - an initiative created by the Centre for Green Schools with the US Green Building Council (USGBC) supported by the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) and implemented by the Romania Green Building Council  (...)Read more on Construction21
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

This year CERQUAL, certifying body of the Association QUALITEL, conducted a study on the theme "Living in a BBC certified housing - from design to use" from 8-certified programs, followed over 2 years. The objective of this study is to answer the following questions: What are the actual performance of a low-energy housing compared to expected performance ' how to explain the eventuel differences? What are the real construction and operating costs?
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

The Sympozium will take place in the old building of University of Architecture and Urbanism "Ion Mincu", class S2-Floor 1.  Agenda: Monday 22.10.2012 10:00 -13:30 arch. Guergana BARABONKOVA LEED AP, Bulgaria Passive House Criteria 13:30-15:00 Lunch break 15:00-17:00 arch. Guergana BARABONKOVA LEED AP, Bulgaria Building Envelope: Super Insulation, Air-tightness & Thermal Imaging, Thermal bridge free construction, Passive House windows & doors Building Services: Passive House  Tuesday 23.10.2012 9:30-11:30 arch. Guergana BARABONKOVA LEED (...)
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

This event was organized at the completion of the project Transfer of Innovation - Leonardo da Vinci - Training Tools for Accessible Towns (Project No.: 2010-1-FR1-LEO05-14499). Experts from different areas attended the event and discussed the situation in Romania. As well the TTAT project partners presented the situation in France, Greece and other countries. ARHVA, the project coordinator of the program, presented the results of the study conducted on accessibility issues for all in the town within the LEONARDO project Training "Tools for Accessible Town» (...)
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

The conference was the opportunity to present the project funded by the program LdV - development of innovation to a large audience of practitioners in the construction sector.  The results of 2 years of project activity targetting  an innovative e-training platform  enriched from an innovative 3D software that simulates a building in 3D allows the user to appreciate in real time the impact of its choices in terms of energy (...)
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

CILECCTA is developing new software for lifecycle cos https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/CILECCTAsurveyondecisionmaking If you have any questions about the survey, please e-mail: survey@carltd.com Read more on Construction21
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

This is an initial response to the very ambitious goals posed by the French government’s environmental conference, held each year, in order to set targets and monitor (but not on the sector already mastered) social housing. Remember that this is to give France a million homes energy efficient by year, from 130,000 thermally renovated units in 2012 [1] up to 500 000 annual thermal renovations, starting next year, in addition to the production of 500,000 new low (...)
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

Officially launched in 2009 the SB Alliance is gathering international research institutes, certification bodies and other players of the building industry. The research aims at answering the need of the real estate industry for the harmonization of environmental performance metrics. Indeed the existing methods of sustainable building assessment are now widely used but they all have their own criteria, which make them difficult to compare.
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις

This situation forms the basis for the EU research project “EeBGuide” (Operational Guidance for Life Cycle Assessment studies of the Energy Efficient Buildings Initiative), which was coordinated by the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP and includes leading LCA experts from PE INTERNATIONAL, CSTB, ESCI, BRE and Prof Ch Sjöström Consultancy. The goal of the project, which ran November 2011 to October 2012, was to define common (...)
Post date: 30 Νοε 2012
Type: Ειδήσεις