Environmental issues related to buildings

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Post date: 13 Mar 2010
Type: Event

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Post date: 13 Mar 2010
Type: Event

The Award winners are: BREEAM Bespoke - awarded to the new  Bletchley Leisure Centre, a key element in the regeneration of Central Bletchley, designed by Holder Mathias Architects and constructed by SDC for Milton Keynes Council. The design team took particular care to minimise the environmental costs in use, for example by incorporating a biomass boiler and reducing water consumption wherever possible.
Post date: 10 Mar 2010
Type: News

Bundesumweltminister Norbert Röttgen sagte hierzu: "Der Rückgang der Emissionen liegt vor allem an der Wirtschaftskrise. Unser Ziel heißt jedoch Wachstum durch Klimaschutz. Deswegen werden wir den Ausbau der Erneuerbaren Energien und die Förderung der Energieeffizienz weiter forcieren, denn nur dies garantiert dauerhaften Klimaschutz und fördert zugleich das Wirtschaftswachstum."
Post date: 8 Mar 2010
Type: News

Rund 80 Prozent der Förderdarlehen im KfW-Programm Erneuerbare Energien (Premiumvariante) gingen an kleine und mittlere Unternehmen. Darüber hinaus stellte das BMU  den Investoren rund 96 Millionen Euro an Tilgungszuschüssen zur Verfügung, um die späteren Rückzahlungen zu verringern.
Post date: 8 Mar 2010
Type: News

The new strategy will help people make smarter use of energy in homes, making it easier to take action and reduce bills. Installing some technologies, such as solid wall insulation, could see energy bills cut by £380 a year (average between 2013 and 2020). The new strategy will also be good for jobs, with up to 65,000 jobs required in the green homes industry as a result, for example installing and manufacturing energy saving measures or providing home energy advice. The strategy will be implemented in a three stage plan:
Post date: 5 Mar 2010
Type: News

The total energy savings recorded by the Venue Energy Tracker were 906 MWh.  That’s enough energy for Canadian Olympic hockey team member and Gold medalist Katie Weatherston to play 1.7 million full games or Canadian Olympic Ski-cross team member Julia Murray to race down the ski-cross course 100 million times.
Post date: 2 Mar 2010
Type: News