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EU project WEDISTRICT searching for district heating experts’ consultation

Are you an expert in district heating and cooling systems, particularly the 4th and 5th generation systems? Share your knowledge and participate in #WEDISTRICT's survey on energy transition systems. Link to...

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Technical Article - From opaque traditional walls to Adaptative Façade Systems: state of play and outlook

What makes a façade intelligent? Opaque façade technologies have incrementally evolved both in new construction a by increasing their thermal insulation and airtightness levels aiming to reduce the...

A new step-by-step approach for upskilling in Green Digital Buildings

The development of new technologies in the building industry has influenced the working construction cycle. In fact, it affects designers who need to know how to...

Bordeaux Metropole and the development of district heating network

Energy Cities has published this innovative case study of the city of Bordeaux and the development of its district heating network in order to attain to the ...

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Webinar - Energy generation and storage technologies in buildings

Moderated by Aranzazu Galán, Senior Researcher at Université Libre de Bruxelles and BUILD UP's Editorial Board Member, the webinar presented two projects that explore technological solutions for heating/cooling coupled with renewables (...

HP4All Knowledge Hub about heat pumps

The HP4ALL project has created a Knowledge Hub in which a user can find all the information concerning heat pumps installation and skills development. The project´s...

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HVAC systems (heating, cooling, domestic hot water, ventilation)

This Topic includes all content relevant to the Themes "air conditioning, cooling, ventilation, air infiltration" and "heating, domestic hot water"

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Dan Stefanica: "40% of all residential and 65% of all commercial buildings will be heated by electricity in 2030"

Build Up: In brief, how can heat pump technology be explained?   Dan Stefanica: A heat pump is a device that can provide heating, cooling, and hot water for...

FRIENDSHIP first e-learning video

Solar Heat for Industrial Processes (#SHIP), with a combined high-density heat storage and temperatures going up to 200°C (300°C in the long-term) and minus 10-20°C...

The ODYSEE-MURE project: databases and tools for implementing the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED)

Start date: 1 October 2022 - End date: 31 March 2025   Partners   Energetski institut Hrvoje Požar Austrian Energy Agency Federale Overheidsdienst Economie (KMO,...