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One Click LCA is the highest rated Life-Cycle Assessment software for BREEAM, with a 100% Mat 01 rating, which means our users can achieve maximal LCA credits easily. We also provide modules for Life-Cycle Costing, Infrastructure, and Ecodesign, and we are compliant with more than 20 certification schemes, including  LEED, BREEAM, DGNB, Energie Carbone, HQE, and many more.  
Post date: 29 Sep 2017
Type: Tool

The Energy in Time Project Team announces that on September, 26th, Tuesday, there will be an  open public event in the International Airport of Faro, Portugal. It coincides with the Project ending after four years of an intense R&D activity, but the end is actually a new start.  
Post date: 26 Sep 2017
Type: Event

The Interreg Europe FINERPOL project (Financial Instruments for Energy Renovation Policies) aims at supporting energy renovation of buildings with new policy and financial instruments using regional and national Structural Funds integrated with other funding such as EFSI (Juncker Plan 06/2015), European Investment Bank (EIB) tools (ELENA, Margarite Funds) or public-private partnerships.   For more information visit the project's website at the link provided below.   Project duration: 2016-04-01 to 2020-03-31
Post date: 14 Aug 2017
Type: Link

The Horizon 2020 funded TESSe2b project (Thermal Energy Storage Systems for Energy Efficient Buildings) will enable the optimal use of renewable energy and provide one of the most advantageous solutions for correcting the mismatch that often occurs between the supply and demand of energy in residential buildings. The target of TESSe2b is to design, develop, validate and demonstrate a modular and low cost thermal storage technology based on solar collectors and highly efficient heat pumps for heating, cooling and domestic hot water (DHW) production.
Post date: 10 Aug 2017
Type: Link

Refurbishment of the Public building stock towards nZEB     RePublic_ZEB, an Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) project, was focused on the energy and CO₂ emissions associated with existing public buildings and their refurbishment towards nZEB, because of the huge potential for energy savings. Republic_ZEB spanned across the South-Eastern European region with eleven partners located in target countries and one outside.  
Post date: 7 Aug 2017
Type: Link

If you are looking for training materials about Energy Performance Contracting basics, the Green Rating tools and financing solutions, you can now find them on a dedicated section on the Trust EPC South website.   More specifically, in this section you will find the following:  
Post date: 31 Jul 2017
Type: News

iBROAD, the new Horizon 2020 project aiming to explore, design, develop and demonstrate the concept of individual Building Renovation ROADmaps, kicked off  on 3-4 July 2017 in Athens, Greece.   These building renovation roadmaps will serve as a tool outlining deep step-by-step renovation plans with customised recommendations for individual buildings (iBROAD-Plan), combined with a repository of building-related information (logbook, iBROAD- Log).  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: News

The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA-EBC Annex 67: Energy Flexible Buildings” in 2014. The project will run till 2019.   The objectives of the project are to:  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: Link

by Peter Wouters (INIVE eeig), Malcolm Orme (IEA-EBC)  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: News

  How does a passive house work? Which requirements exist with regard to components, planning, design, and project implementation? What resources exist to help with passive house design? What is it like to live in a passive house, what has already been built, and why are passive houses such an attractive investment?  
Post date: 29 May 2017
Type: Event