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The focal points of the largest urban development project in Europe are the topics public space and microclimate as well as cross-building energy supply. Landmark projects will be implemented in the areas residential buildings, office/industry buildings and mobility.    
Post date: 13 Nov 2017
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The development concept for the new quarter in Vienna (a former airfield) demands a great deal of sustainability: overall energy strategy, sustainability criteria as financial incentives for applicants for building permits and construction of sustainable and energy efficient buildings.    
Post date: 13 Nov 2017
Type: Link

Energy research for the buildings of the future    
Post date: 13 Nov 2017
Type: Link

The Nachhaltig Wirtschaften initiative (Austria) supports communication and information sharing related to research and technology projects in the field of energy and environmental technologies. This is a service of the Austrian Federal Ministry of Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT).   The initiative's objectives are:  
Post date: 10 Nov 2017
Type: Link

  Brussels, 6 November 2017     The European Union expects this year's United Nations climate conference (COP23) to reaffirm once again the international community's commitment to stepping up the global response to climate change and achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement.    
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
Type: News

Hotel or restaurant owner? Want to make your business greener? Check out "Take a Green Step"   If you are looking for tips on how to make your hotel and restaurant more eco-friendly, the http://www.takeagreenstep.eu is a goldmine of information on how to save resources and attract more clients.   All big changes start with small steps, and Take a Green Step invites you to take your first green steps.
Post date: 3 Nov 2017
Type: News

COMMUNICATION FROM THE COMMISSION TO THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT, THE COUNCIL, THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COMMITTEE, THE COMMITTEE OF THE REGIONS, AND THE EUROPEAN INVESTMENT BANK - COM(2016) 763 final     Accelerating the transition to a low-carbon competitive economy is both an urgent necessity and a tremendous opportunity for Europe. It is a central challenge of our time. Failure may put our welfare at stake. Success would open unprecedented economic opportunities and new avenues to prosperity, welfare and growth.  
Post date: 31 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

  On 27 October 2017, the European Commission announced how it will allocate €30 billion of the EU research and innovation funding programme Horizon 2020 during 2018-2020, including €2.7 billion to kick-start a European Innovation Council.  
Post date: 27 Oct 2017
Type: News

    nZEB training in the Southern EU countries – Maintaining building traditions    
Post date: 27 Oct 2017
Type: Link

The Compass project wants to contribute to building fair, social and environmentally sustainable societies through the development of a new professional curricula and a training course in the field of ecological conversion of public spaces. The project, based in 5 european countries (Italy, Bulgaria, Germany, Croatia and Romania), includes activities of context analysis, dialogue with stakeholders, professional training and development of collaborative project ideas with local authorities to enhance participative and ecological conversion processes throughout Europe.  
Post date: 24 Oct 2017
Type: Link