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In the framework of the European Weeks of Regions and Cities on 13 October 2020, the Efficient Buildings Community is organizing the online workshop "Efficient public buildings: How will the Renovation Wave bend around the Mediterranean shore?".  
Post date: 23 Sep 2020
Type: Event

  -> Considering the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   Climamed 2020, the 10th HVAC Mediterranean Congress that will take place in Lisbon, Portugal, from the 10th to the 12th of January 2021.
Post date: 24 Feb 2020
Type: Event

Climamed 2020 will be hosted by Ordem dos Engenheiros, and will have as its motto “Towards Climate-Neutral Mediterranean Buildings and Cities”, intending to represent a meaningful contribution to the solution of the problems posed to humanity by Climate Changes. Papers related to the various topics that are related to the challenge of providing well-being to people in buildings in a sustainable way and in a scenario where resilience and adaptation will surely be required are very much welcome to the congress.  
Post date: 13 Jan 2020
Type: News

In this issue: MEDNICE project's outcomes New project EFFICIENT BUILDINGS MED - Mediterranean Energy Debate The technical capitalization of modular projects results: financing schemes and barriers; traning methodologies and capacity gaps; methodology, tools and indicators; lessons learned. The main recommendations of the policy papers Manifesto for a Mediterranean building renovation  
Post date: 11 Nov 2019
Type: News

THE EVENT   On 10th October 2019 in Brussels, the Efficient Buildings Community is organizing MED - Mediterranean Energy Debate a public event to present the solutions developed by the Community to the wide audience of the European Week of Regions and Cities.  
Post date: 4 Sep 2019
Type: Event

The international conference, belonging to the Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) series of conferences, is organized by Politecnico di Milano with four international organizations:   – International Council for Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (CIB, – International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE,
Post date: 7 Jun 2019
Type: Event

The Efficient Buildings & Renewable Energy MED Community Conference is organized in the framework of the Interreg MED Programme. The conference will take place in Ljubljana (Slovenia) the 18th and 19th of October. It will host the partners of all Interreg MED Modular Projects from two Thematic Communities: Efficient Buildings Community and Renewable Energy Community.
Post date: 17 Sep 2018
Type: News

The MED Community sets sail to its 1st Annual Congress CHOOSING THE ROUTE TO ENERGY EFFICIENCY IN PUBLIC BUILDINGS IN THE MED AREA: A PATHWAY TO POLICIES AND PRACTICES Nice, 4-5 October 2017   The Efficient Buildings Community created, supported, and managed by the Interreg MED project MEDNICE gathers stakeholders dealing with energy issues to share innovative solutions.  
Post date: 14 Sep 2017
Type: Event

FOSTEr in MED  project aims to promote the adoption of innovative solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies in the Mediterranean area. The project adopts a multi-layer strategic approach, with the involvement of the local stakeholders, in order to ensure that the results of the project activities will have a multiplicative effect at the Mediterranean Basin level, in terms of outcomes replication, dissemination and transferability of results both beyond the partnership and after the end of the project.  
Post date: 8 Sep 2017
Type: Link

Local water harvesting, demand reduction and wastewater treatment measures at a building scale can help manage water resources around the Mediterranean.   This study conducts a life cycle water, energy and cost analysis of rainwater and condensate water harvesting, water conservation, wastewater treatment and three combinations of these measures over 50 years, using an apartment building in Sehaileh, Lebanon. The measures’ performance is further investigated through a comprehensive sensitivity analysis that extends the applicability of findings.  
Post date: 22 May 2017
Type: Publication