Solar Decathlon Europe (sd europe)

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The 2014 edition of Solar Decathlon Europe will take place in Versailles, France.On Oct. 18, 2007, the Spanish and U.S. governments signed a memorandum of understanding to create Solar Decathlon Europe, a complementary competition to the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon.  Spain hosted the first two of these competitions in 2010 and 2012. In 2014, Solar Decathlon Europe will move north to France.  
Post date: 4 Mar 2014
Type: News

In this context, Construtec also hosted the first congress of Nearly Zero Energy buildings (NZEB), organized by Grupo Tecma Red y Solar Decathlon Europe. Here, more than 500 congressmen and industry professionals learned about the implications that the construction industry will face with the adoption of the Directive 2010/31, concerning  energy efficiency of buildings, as well as the transformation that is occurring in Europe and also the need for these professionals to be the main drivers of this change.
Post date: 21 May 2012
Type: News

En este marco, Construtec también ha sido sede del I Congreso de Edificios de Energía Casi Nula (EECN), organizada por el. En ella, más de 500 congresistas, profesionales del sector, pudieron conocer  las implicaciones en la construcción tendrá la adopción de la Directiva 2010/31; relativa a la eficiencia energética de los edificios, así como la transformación que se está produciendo en Europa, y la necesidad de que estos profesionales sean los actores principales de ese cambio.
Post date: 21 May 2012
Type: News

Veinte equipos procedentes de 15 países (Alemania, Dinamarca, España, Francia, Holanda, Hungría, Italia, Noruega, Portugal, Reino Unido, Rumanía, China, Japón, Brasil y Egipto), construirán su vivienda a tamaño real en un recinto abierto al público denominado “Villa Solar”.Durante la competición, las viviendas participantes deberán someterse a 10 pruebas que determinarán cuál es la ganadora: la casa que consuma la menor cantidad de recursos naturales, y produzca un mínimo de residuos durante su ciclo de vida, obteniendo toda la energía necesaria a partir del sol.
Post date: 14 May 2012
Type: News

The objective of the participating teams is to design and build houses that consume as few natural resources as possible and produce minimum waste products during their life cycle. Particular emphasis is put on reducing energy consumption and on obtaining all the necessary energy from the sun.Twenty teams from 15 countries (Germany, Denmark, Spain, France, Holland, Hungary, Italy, Norway, Portugal, United Kingdom, Romania, China, Japan, Brazil and Egypt) are building  houses on the site called ¨Villa Solar¨  on the public premises of Casa del Campo, Madrid. 
Post date: 10 May 2012
Type: News