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There is an intrinsic understanding that 'good architecture' defines the long-term functionality and resilience of buildings and that it has a strong bearing on building performance. However, it is not considered ‘measurable’ and it rarely features as a quantifiable value driver in investment cycles and legislation. This survey aims at investigating how the value of architectural solutions for better building performance is being taught in European Universities to architectural students.  
Post date: 27 Mar 2019
Type: News

In BUILD UP we are always willing to improve our portal and the user experience.   As we are a portal in which everybody can contribute, we need your valuable opinion to know what things can be improved.   That is why we would kindly ask you to complete this short survey. It will only take some minutes of your time, but it will help us very much.  
Post date: 6 Nov 2018
Type: News

The EU-funded, Horizon 2020 project STUNNING, which promotes knowledge exchange and interaction in the field of energy-efficient building renovation, is conducting a survey on barriers for energy refurbishments to seek out answers and recommendations for the stagnant renovation rate in Europe. Based on the survey’s evaluation, STUNNING will provide insights on the processes that need to take place for the alleviation of the most common obstacles and market failures.
Post date: 5 Oct 2018
Type: News

Smart grids are intelligent power grids, encompassing all players of the energy system via a communication network. As power supply systems, they coordinate bidirectional communication between producer, consumer, energy storage and the power grid in real time. In the future, the electricity infrastructure will need intelligent development and an expansion of information and communication techniques. The promotion of renewable energy requires the sharing of more information because electricity is not only generated in high voltages anymore.
Post date: 30 Aug 2018
Type: Link

  The CoNZEBs team is asking for your opinion, based on your personal experiences, conversations with friends and neighbours, media or technical literature. Do you have any questions and open dilemmas regarding living in Nearly Zero Energy Buildings? The questionnaire below will take -10 minutes  and your opinion will be very helpful for developing a CONZEBs information platform for future users of Nearly Zero Energy Buildings. The deadline for your contribution is 30 April 2018.   Thank you for your cooperation.  
Post date: 26 Mar 2018
Type: News

Since January, the BUILD UP webportal is accessible in seven languages in order to foster exchange of information among peers across Europe.   Although translation is automatically generated, we would be interested in your views on whether this feature helps you find relevant content in your language.   The survey consists of 7 succinct questions, and shall not last more than 5 minutes.  
Post date: 18 May 2017
Type: News

This is the second annual DEXMA Energy Efficiency Survey, whose main aim is for your understanding of energy innovation challenges and exploring new opportunities to help make your work as energy managers easier and simpler.   Three reasons for participating:
Post date: 11 Jan 2017
Type: News

Past analyses by both BPIE and the Joint Research Centre concluded that there is room for improvement when drafting the next iterations of the renovation strategies. This study strengthens those findings by pointing to important shortcomings in the strategy development and implementation processes.  
Post date: 12 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

On 6 September 2016, the Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) launched an online survey to learn about how stakeholders perceive the SME Instrument brand.  
Post date: 8 Sep 2016
Type: News

The European Committee of the Regions (CoR) is currently developing a new massive open online course (MOOC) on EU funding, to be launched in November 2016. The aim of this MOOC is to enhance the knowledge of participants about the EU budget and funding.  
Post date: 31 May 2016
Type: News