IDES-EDU structure of education
One of the core outputs of the IDES-EDU project is the design of two full courses on Integral Sustainable Energy Design of the Built Environment. These courses will apply to students (Master level) and to professionals (Post-Graduate level) and will focus on a multi-disciplinary approach integrating elements of architectural, civil, environmental and mechanical engineering. The Master course will take four semesters while the Post-Graduate course will take two semesters.
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CONCERTO is co-funded by the European Commission.
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The OPEN HOUSE methodology assesses the whole life- cycle of a building:
Post date: 22 Aug 2011
An overview of the current status of implementation and plans for future development of the EPBD in Sweden. The report covers updates to the legislation, certification for residential, non residential and public buildings, quality assurance, training and examinations for qualified experts, inspections, including quality control mechanisms, information and communication campaigns, and incentives and subsidies. This report is part of the work performed within the Concerted Action EPBD, co-funded by the Community´s Intelligent Energy Europe programme under the contract IEE/C
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Develop advanced ICT-based services, empowering tenants to control their resource consumption by providing awareness to tenants of their resource consumption with the use of in-home displays, alerts, SMS, internet portals.
Post date: 26 Apr 2011
This booklet has been produced by Riksbyggen and HSB
RIKSBYGGEN is a Swedish independent cooperative economic association owned by the Swedish building unions, (local) housing associations and other national cooperative associations. Its aim is to establish housing associations and contribute to the fulfilment of other goals related to housing and cooperation. http://www.riksbyggen.se/Om-Riksbyggen/Riksbyggen-in-English/.
Post date: 15 Apr 2011
This specification is intended to be a guide for designing an Active House, as a building that combines energy efficiency with specific attention to the indoor climate and focus on user’s health and well-being. The scope of this specification is residential buildings. The Active House specification is intended to be a guideline for construction and design industries at an international level. It seeks innovative approaches at technical levels whilst introducing goals of architectural quality and environmental design responsiveness and still securing energy efficiency.
Post date: 15 Apr 2011
The project is also a partner in the European project POWER HOUSE EUROPE - The big green housing exchange (www.powerhouseeurope.eu) an initiative led by CECODHAS Housing Europe - The Federation of Public, Cooperative and Social Housing (www.housingeurope.eu) supported by the Intelligent-Energy Europe programme.
Post date: 30 Mar 2011