Building envelope (walls, windows,...)

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Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the International Passive House Association’s newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working in the Passive House community. The iPHA team interviewed a handful of the many women who’ve contributed substantially to the growth of the Passive House Standard around the world. Here’s our first interview featuring Ann-Marie Fallon.
Post date: 7 Jul 2020
Type: Link

This hard-stone elementary school is located in Mulhouse in the Alsace region (north-eastern France), near the border with Germany. It is a listed building, since it was built in XXVIII sec as a spinning factory at a time which Mulhouse had an active textile industry and became a school in 1870. It has recently been retrofitted with a project balanced between low energy consumption and heritage preservation, with the availability of a constraint budget.  
Post date: 6 Jul 2020
Type: Case

The Upgrade DH project aims to improve the performance of district heating networks in Europe by supporting selected demonstration cases for upgrading, which can be replicated in Europe.   More specifically, the objectives of the Upgrade DH project are:  
Post date: 3 Jul 2020
Type: Link

With the aim of a Europe-wide comparability of acquired skills, a competence database has been developed. This database provides a basis for the mutual recognition of skills of professionals throughout Europe.
Post date: 3 Jul 2020
Type: News

The building "L'Etape" was built in the early 1960s in the city of Charity sur Loire. It is a social housing building and the renovation aims to create spaces for temporary houses, training and short-term activities organized by the municipality.   The existing building presents a rectangular form on 4 levels and a total floor area of around 502m².  
Post date: 2 Jul 2020
Type: Case

FACEcamp project aims at strengthening a long-term transnational cooperation among companies and R&I entities in the field of advanced façade systems for healthy, comfortable and energy efficient buildings. FACEcamp goal is to support stakeholders to cope effectively with the facade performances.   Thus, the specific objectives are:  
Post date: 2 Jul 2020
Type: Link

The Interreg Italy-Austria project FACECAMP has come to an end in 2019 and it reached several successful results concerning the topic of building envelope´s performance to reach indoor comfort, energy saving targets and to boost inter-organizational cooperation.  
Post date: 2 Jul 2020
Type: News

Join us on Monday, July 13 at 9pm CEST for the next instalment in our biweekly series of iPHA Community Meet Ups!  
Post date: 1 Jul 2020
Type: Event

How we make decisions about energy efficient retrofit? – AECB Expert Advisor Dr Sarah Price   Date: September 22 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm GMT Cost: Free   This webinar will explore key questions such as: Design reviews, design professionals, energy modelling & whole house retrofit plans.  
Post date: 30 Jun 2020
Type: Event

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.       Quantum Leap | Costa Rica   Sep 2 - 4, 2020 San Jose, Costa Rica  
Post date: 29 Jun 2020
Type: Event