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Methodology and tools for BIM and nZEB implementation in the construction site.  
Post date: 25 Jun 2020
Type: News

Especially in the times of pandemics, it is important that different building occupants are aware of the invisible correlation between indoor environmental quality (IEQ), personal health and energy efficiency as through such established awareness, we can nudge new behaviours that can lead to a better well-being as more energy efficient buildings.
Post date: 24 Jun 2020
Type: News

Energy transition: new business models to de-risk investments and kick start the EU building renovation wave
Post date: 19 Jun 2020
Type: News

Webinar 5 – EPB standards linked to health and wellbeing (12h00 – 13h30 – 16th June 2020) Following the successful previous webinars
Post date: 16 Jun 2020
Type: News

The 2030 Framework for climate and energy sets a 40% cut in Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions compared to the 1990 level as an EU-wide target for 2030. To this end, the European Union (EU) has established clear legislative frameworks to reduce its energy demand.
Post date: 10 Jun 2020
Type: News

The first global energy storage conference held in Paris in 2014 concluded that to achieve the European goal of energy-neutral built environment in 2050, harvesting, converting and storing seasonal energy is essential. The 2020 climate and energy package calls for a substantial increase in renewable energy by 2020.  
Post date: 2 Jun 2020
Type: News

Buildings account for around 40% of energy consumption and 36% of CO2 emissions in the European Union.   Do you know that the annual rate of home and commercial building renovation is well under the 3% required to achieve European climate and energy goals?  
Post date: 19 May 2020
Type: News

We are living very strange times which demand us to stay indoors even more than usual (80% > 95% > 100%) and for some of us a great deal more (50% > 95% > 100%). This experience is enabling a more salient observation of our indoor environment which otherwise often goes unnoticed as we humans adapt, especially when distracted by our preoccupations, whatever they may be. In world areas with a COVID-19 outbreak it manifests:  
Post date: 28 Apr 2020
Type: News

The EU’s 2030 Framework for climate and energy sets a 40% cut in greenhouse gas emissions compared to 1990, and at least a 32% share of renewable energy consumption, as EU-wide targets for 2030. For the power system, reducing greenhouse gas emissions implies greater electrification, i.e. a greater share of electricity in the total energy mix.
Post date: 23 Apr 2020
Type: News