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Auto-DAN project

Concept and objectives:   The Auto-DAN project aims to enable homes and small businesses across the EU to optimize their energy consumption and provide an assessment of the live energy performance of a building which takes into account the...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 101000169
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BIGG project

Concept and objectives:   EU countries have drawn up strategies reflected in their National Energy Efficiency Action Plans that include provision of an overview of the country's national building stock, identification of key policies that...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 957047
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SATO project

Concept and objectives:   Existing measurements of equipment and building energy use paint a bleak image: real-life energy consumption often exceeds design predictions by more than 100%.   As a result, reducing the gap between designed and...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 769497
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PRELUDE project

Concept and objectives:   PRELUDE will facilitate the transition to clean energy by combining innovative, smart, low-cost solutions into a proactive optimization service.   The project is focused on assessing the right level of smartness...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 958345
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The Vienna Energy Forum

Concept and objectives:   The Vienna Energy Forum (VEF) is a biennial global, multi-stakeholder forum with the objective of exploring developmental challenges within the realm of sustainable energy. The Forum introduces a platform for...
The Vienna Energy Forum is a biennial, multistakeholder global forum on key issues surrounding energy for development today.
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EEIP project

EEIP is a free, neutral and open business and policy platform for the energy transition.   At its core is the idea that the energy transition requires more than technical solutions but sound business cases, and that market growth can be...
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Ashvin project

Concept and objectives:   Ashvin aims at enabling the European construction industry to significantly improve its productivity, while reducing cost and ensuring absolutely safe work conditions, by providing a proposal for a European wide...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 958161.
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Social impact questionnaire about Thermal Storage Systems

European Projects have always had a big impact on society. Today, EU programmes are being implemented everywhere around Europe. And their impact on businesses and communities is bigger than ever before.   Please take a moment to fill in...
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Expert talks – Adrian Joyce, Secretary General of EuroACE

The 10th edition of our Expert talk hosts Adrian Joyce, Secretary General of EuroACE and Campaign Director of the Renovate Europe Campaign, which was initiated by EuroACE in 2011 in order to stop energy waste in buildings.   Its ambition...
EXPERT TALKS is a new initiative from BUILD UP. In the form of face-to-face interviews, experts coming from all around Europe and covering the field of Energy Efficiency in buildings from different perspectives will share their views,...
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ENDURCRETE Project: Demonstration site - Krk bridge

  Watch the installation process of the EnDurCrete elements at the Krk Bridge demonstration site HERE!
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ACR+ project

Concept:   ACR+ is an international network of cities and regions sharing the aim of promoting a sustainable resource management and accelerating the transition towards a circular economy on their territories and beyond.   Circular economy...
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The REELIH project

Concept:   Residential heating energy accounts for more than 30 percent of energy use in most countries of Europe and Central Asia, and even more than 40 percent in the Balkans. Previous construction and heating methods did not focus on...
Residential Energy Efficiency for Low-income Households project is one of the many assistance projects supported by the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Since 1992, the American people...
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The Housing Evolutions Hub

The Housing Evolutions Hub highlights the latest innovations in the field of social, public, affordable and responsible housing. Additionally, it provides a European-wide platform for communities of experts and practitioners to share and...
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UNECE High Performance Buildings Initiative

Concept:   Buildings are central to meeting the sustainability challenge. In the developed world, buildings consume over 70% of the electric power generated and 40% of primary energy and are responsible for 40% of CO2 emissions from the...
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The WBDG project

Concept:   The WBDG is the only web-based portal providing government and industry practitioners with one-stop access to up-to-date information on a wide range of building-related guidance, criteria and technology from a 'whole buildings'...
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Sustainable financing for the deep energy retrofit of the Mediterranean residential built environment

Authors: Roberta Capogrosso, Giulia David, Giulia De Aloysio, Luca Laghi, Roberto Malvezzi, Eraldo Menconi, Marco Padula, Francesca Pecchia, Francesca Picenni, José Manuel Salmeròn Lissén, Paolo Luigi Scala   Question 1. Why do we need a...
The HAPPEN H2020 Consortium presents its innovative financial solution "Versatile Energy Loan", specifically designed to boost deep energy retrofitting in the Mediterranean residential building stock. We have asked them five questions in...
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PLURAL project

Concept and Objectives:   PLURAL aims to design validate and demonstrate a palette of versatile, adaptable, scalable, off-site prefabricated plug and play facades accounting for user needs (“Plug-and-Use” kits).   Three different core...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 958218.
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C - R.E.A.L. project

Concept:   Mortgage lenders should play a role in satisfying both homeowners and homebuyers. They can encourage homeowners to renovate in order to increase the value and make it energy efficient. In turn, the homebuyer can be safely...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 890537.
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Pro-GET-OnE project

Concept and Objectives:   Nowadays, buildings in Europe are usually not prepared to face important earthquakes, except the ones built under recent building codes, just remember for example recent disasters caused in Italy during 2016, as...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 723747.
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CAV_EPBD project

Concept:   Concerted Action EPBD V aim to support the implementation of the Energy Performance in Buildings Directive through exchange of information and experience among Member States and other participating countries (Norway) with...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 820497.