The study describes the results of a full LCA applied to 24 statistically-based dwelling archetypes, representative of the EU housing stock in 2010.
Post date: 8 Feb 2019
Project type : New Construction
Building Type : Collective housing < 50m
Number of Dwelling : 11
Dwelling Net Floor Area : 950 m2
Climate zone : [Cfb] Marine Mild Winter, warm summer, no dry season.
Construction cost : 1 450 000 €
The project is a social experiment that tackles the notion of "experimental" so that it can fit into a reality that is understandable and accessible to all the actors of the project, from conception to completion. realization and all his life.
Post date: 15 Jan 2019
Between November 2017 and January 2018 we carried our research into the provision and selection of privately rented student housing across the seven SAVES 2 countries - Bulgaria, Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Lithuania, Romania and the UK. Recently this analysis of current trends in the rental accommodation market for students was made public and we can now provide some insights.
Post date: 10 Dec 2018
Building on the experiences of pioneer cities involved in large scale energy efficiency projects, the conference will bring together urban planners, local policy makers, researchers, entrepreneurs and energy efficiency experts to discuss effective approaches and solutions to energy efficient urban planning and renovation.
Post date: 21 Nov 2018
by Christine Marlet (Eurogypsum aisbl)
Europe is the most urbanised continent outside of the Americas, with 73% of the current population living in urban environments; this is expected to rise to 80% by 2050. The largest challenge for the vast majority of European cities is their capacity to adapt to the evolving needs of the inhabitants who face scarcity of housing with the resultant increase in cost of living.
Post date: 5 Dec 2017
System of production and delivery self-assembly, carbon neutral, energy positive and income generating house which reduces housing overburden declining inequality gap.
Post date: 9 Sep 2017
The project SECURE (Smarter Energy Communities in Northern & Arctic Regions) aims to foster energy-secure communities through the promotion of energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions.
It will achieve this by transferring and implementing innovative energy solutions for housing and public infrastructures in seven regions across the Northern Periphery and Arctic programme area.
Stakeholders will study effective technologies and good practice approaches that promote the increased use of energy efficiency and renewable energy resources.
Post date: 15 Aug 2017
This event, organised by the Association of European Gypsum Industries (Eurogypsum), will take place on 27 September 2017 from 9am to 1pm in Brussels, Belgium. The event aims to demonstrate solutions to overcome the challenges in urban housing, by promoting affordable and modern ways to speedily increase available housing, a better quality and more sustainable living, and an optimised cost of investment.
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
The housing sector all across Europe has to face key challenges like ageing societies, energy efficiency and digitization or the question of inclusive neighborhoods. Despite different national frameworks, the European exchange of ideas, best practices and innovative approaches gives valuable incentives to solve problems prevalent in all European countries.
Post date: 3 May 2017
‘Affordable housing now, better communities tomorrow’ - The International Social Housing Festival kicks off!
A big celebration of affordable housing for all will take center stage in Amsterdam in June.
Post date: 25 Apr 2017