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The 13th edition of the economic trends survey carried out by the Architects’ Council of Europe (ACE) confirms the positive signs and trends already observed in the previous surveys: the architectural market is gradually recovering and the general mood of the profession is improving – although the situation still differs greatly from one country to another.
Post date: 22 Jan 2015
Type: Publication

The dates are set for next year’s leading event on the promotion of a secure, clean and efficient energy for Europe. The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) will take place from 15 to 19 June 2015 in Brussels and across Europe.
Post date: 29 Dec 2014
Type: News

Keeping pace with the global changes, the Smart Buildings will be a new accent of the 9th Eco Forum & Exhibition for South-East Europe organized by Via Expo.  The event will be a platform for know-how transfer and new business contacts with the local players: experts, managers, investors and municipality representatives from South-East Europe, attending the Forum. The Conference
Post date: 26 Aug 2014
Type: Publication

Cassandra is a software platform for assessing strategic decisions in electrical power systems by modelling several aspects of the demand side. More specifically, the Cassandra platform is a simulation-based, decision-support tool for energy market stakeholders, helping in the provision of insights in the development of their programmes and strategies.The platform supportS the following types of analysis:Demand-Response:  Simulate the response of consumers to different types of pricing schemes/incentives, for a range of response parameters.
Post date: 23 Jul 2014
Type: Tool

One of main goals of the Sophia project is to make some of the existing top-class PV Research Infrastructures available for the benefit of the whole European photovoltaic community.The project provides European researchers and companies with the opportunity to develop their own research projects through the Transnational Access (TA) to the Sophia consortium's Research Infrastructures (RI) – free-of-charge and supported by the European Commission.  KUBIK by Tecnalia is one of the Research Infrastructures that participates in the SOPHIA project.
Post date: 21 Jul 2014
Type: News

Energy markets have undergone fundamental changes at the conceptual level over the last years. The necessity for sustainability has transformed the traditional power production scheme to a distributed energy resource one, while the future points towards a great number of decentralized, small-scale production sites based on renewable energy sources. The Smart Grid paradigm is here to stay, while the deregulation of energy markets has defined new rules and new procedures.
Post date: 2 Jul 2014
Type: Link

The EU Sustainable Energy Week High Level Policy Conference will take place from 24 to 26 of June in Brussels, and includes some 30 sessions on renewable energy, energy efficiency and clean transport. Participation is free of charge.Register now to get a seat at the sessions of your choice! 
Post date: 30 May 2014
Type: News

A report of Subtask AIEA Task 40/Annex 52 Towards Net Zero Energy Solar Buildings
Post date: 26 May 2014
Type: Publication