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Organised by ECOS, the online event will explore how the construction sector can deliver the ambition of the EU’s Circular Economy Action Plan, bringing together a wide range of industry and environmental stakeholders to discuss current challenges and identify policies, laws and standards that can transform the construction sector from an environmental problem to part of the solution. The event will kick off at 9:30 AM with a keynote speech by Marius Vaščega, Head of Cabinet of the European Commissioner for Environment, Oceans and Fisheries.
Post date: 18 Sep 2020
Type: Event

Europe is known for its valuable built environment, which includes many historic homes and beautiful buildings. But peel back this façade and you’ll find that many are grossly inefficient. In fact, Europe’s buildings consume 40% of all the energy used across the continent and, in doing so, are responsible for 36% of all CO2 emissions.  
Post date: 28 Aug 2020
Type: News

Le secteur du bâtiment est le principal producteur de gaz à effet de serre et le deuxième plus grand émetteur de substances polluantes dans l’air de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale (RBC).
Post date: 26 Aug 2020
Type: News

Smart Textiles for RETrofitting and Monitoring of Cultural Heritage Buildings This project aims to develop novel techniques using smart multifunctional materials for the combined seismic-plus-energy retrofitting, and Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) of the European cultural heritage buildings (CHB). The need for upgrading the existing old and CHB is becoming increasingly important for the EU countries, due to:  
Post date: 26 Aug 2020
Type: Link

NOvel TImber CompositEs for Energy and seismic Upgrading of Buildings
Post date: 26 Aug 2020
Type: Link

Date and Time Tue, 13 October 2020 08:30 – 13:00 CEST   Add to Calendar Location Sofitel Brussels Europe 1 Place Jourdan - 1040 Brussels    
Post date: 25 Aug 2020
Type: Event

Our Association   smartEn is the European business association integrating the decentralized solutions of the clean energy transition. We create opportunities for every company, building and car to support an increasingly renewable energy system.   Our vision  
Post date: 22 Jul 2020
Type: Link

Join the community to work on the biggest renovation challenge ever: 1 Million Homes to be transformed into near-energy neutral houses by 2023.   Already many enthusiastic local and regional governments, funders, corporates, SMEs and citizens groups are part of our 1 Million Homes community. Together we join forces to be effective in scaling up the current renovation plans. Let’s contribute to the biggest challenge ever to realise a carbon neutral society!
Post date: 21 Jul 2020
Type: Link

Leuven 2030 zet zich in voor een stad met minder uitstoot en meer toekomst. Een toekomst waarin we kunnen genieten van gezonde lucht, veel groen, comfortabele woningen en aantrekkelijke publieke ruimtes. Een toekomst zonder negatieve impact op ons klimaat.  
Post date: 21 Jul 2020
Type: Link

Abstract: Often there is a significant difference between the actually measured and theoretically calculated energy use. The deviation between the two can be a result of errors in design, construction or commissioning, due to the technical performance of building components and installations that don’t meet the design requirements. But equally, incorrect assumptions in the calculation can largely affect the results, for example the user influence that is simulated in a different way.  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: Publication