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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 fifth interview featuring Japanese architect Miwa Mori.
Post date: 13 Aug 2020
Type: Link

Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the Internal 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 third interview featuring carpenter-in-training Bethany Mercieca.
Post date: 13 Aug 2020
Type: Link

In general, optimisation is about finding the best available values given certain limitations and functions. All processes and systems, such as a district heating system, can be optimised to achieve the best possible values, based on predetermined settings. District heating and cooling systems can be optimised in several ways, from optimum substations to larger system optimisations, all important in their own way.
Post date: 13 Aug 2020
Type: News

The Challenge Start-ups Construction Tech®: how does it work ? This year, BATIMAT launches the third edition of the Construction Tech® Challenge on June 24, 2020 to an international level.  
Post date: 13 Aug 2020
Type: News

A week of MIPIM and PROPEL events dedicated to property, cities and innovation! Paris, June 2, 2020 – Paris Real Estate Week (14 to 17 September) today unveils its initial programme comprising debates, conferences, Awards and an exhibition area that will address key topics in property, city agendas, and innovation.  
Post date: 13 Aug 2020
Type: News

Trending strongly at Propel by MIPIM this year, sustainability and quality of life are two aspirations among city-dwellers that the health crisis has underscored recently by calling our lifestyles into question. From biodiversity, energy saving, and vegetalisation to making it easier for users to buy, rent, build, and manage real estate, the exhibitors at Propel by MIPIM will all be proposing solutions tailored to current user preoccupations.  
Post date: 13 Aug 2020
Type: News

After two very successful editions featuring story-teller Rob Hopkins and Prof. Per Espen Stoknes, the ManagEnergy Talk is back for its first ever virtual edition. Dr Cara Augustenborg will deliver an inspirational speech on "A holistic approach to energy transition". Join us on the 11th of September!  
Post date: 12 Aug 2020
Type: News

After two very successful editions featuring story-teller Rob Hopkins and Prof. Per Espen Stoknes, the ManagEnergy Talk is back for its first ever virtual edition. Dr Cara Augustenborg will deliver an inspirational speech on "A holistic approach to energy transition". Join us on the 11th of September!  
Post date: 12 Aug 2020
Type: Event

Decarbonisation of the heating and cooling sector is a major challenge to reach carbon neutrality in a near future. One solution is to provide renewable and low carbon heat thanks to district energy. Today’s most advanced 4th and 5th generation district heating and cooling (DHC) systems run at low temperature, allowing less heat loss through pipes, and the use of local heat sources. This means less CO2 emissions and the development of greener local economy.
Post date: 6 Aug 2020
Type: News

What is 5th generation district heating and cooling? How does it work? How can it contribute to decarbonising our cities? In this summer newsletter, we invite you to explore 5th generation district heating and cooling and all its advantages: watch the replay of this webinar organised by the REWARDHeat partners and the DHC+ platform, discover the interview of Nicolas Eyraud from Paris-Saclay on the potential of the D2Grids demonstrator in France… and don’t miss out our new video presenting in a simple way what is 5th generation district heating and cooling!
Post date: 6 Aug 2020
Type: News