Building envelope (walls, windows,...)

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The contest was aimed at a BBC 2005 Effinergie consumption level. We have reached the Passive level for the Media Library.  
Post date: 9 Jun 2020
Type: Case

Home and building renovation is relevant for the implementation of the Green Deal, but also for the post COVID 19 crisis recovery. Without effective home renovation programs (that is to say programs that combine financing and technical assistance), we would be losing out on an opportunity to get Europe back on track, and meet Green Deal’s targets.  
Post date: 8 Jun 2020
Type: Event

Join us on Monday, June 29 at 9pm CEST for the next instalment in our biweekly series of iPHA Community Meet Ups!  
Post date: 5 Jun 2020
Type: Event

Over 80 leading cities, states and organisations have signed the WorldGBC Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment to date. In this masterclass, you will find out why committing is so powerful and so important AND you'll also hear unique insights into how to deliver net zero carbon buildings in practice.   We will hear from the following leading voices: Why companies commit to net zero carbon buildings?  
Post date: 5 Jun 2020
Type: Event

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Post date: 4 Jun 2020
Type: Event

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   The conference's new dates are 19-20.09.2020.Abstract submission deadline - 01.07.2020.   The conference will be held in Prague, Czechia at the Exe City Park hotel.
Post date: 4 Jun 2020
Type: News

HoHo Vienna is one of the tallest wooden buildings in the world and a lighthouse project for sustainable timber construction. Thanks to the level of thermal insulation, resource conservation, energy efficiency and sound insulation, it has been awarded with the certification LEED Gold and ÖGNB gold from the Austrian Society for Sustainable Buildings.  
Post date: 1 Jun 2020
Type: Case

Interest & awareness in the field of building and ductwork airtightness continues to grow. The TightVent Airtightness Associations Committee is continuously increasing its members and broadening its scope in line with their activities in the field. There is a major role and an inarguable commitment for the TightVent Europe platform to continue disseminating information on these fields.  
Post date: 29 May 2020
Type: News

The iPHA Community Meet Ups are a series of free, digital events every second Monday at 9pm CEST. They feature a short talk by a Passive House expert from the iPHA network, followed by time for a discussion. Hosted via GoToMeeting, the meet ups provide the international Passive House community with a place to catch up during this increased time in home office.  
Post date: 29 May 2020
Type: Event

The iPHA Community Meet Ups are a series of free, digital events every second Monday at 9pm CEST. They feature a short talk by a Passive House expert from the iPHA network, followed by time for a discussion. Hosted via GoToMeeting, the meet ups provide the international Passive House community with a place to catch up during this increased time in home office.  
Post date: 29 May 2020
Type: Event