building and construction sector

Final conference of the European project MLEI POSITIF organised by ARENE Île-de-France in partnership with Énergies POSIT’IF and FEDARENE. The event is organised in the framework of the EUSEW (European Union Sustainable Energy Week) in Brussels on 20 June 2017 afternoon.   The aim of this conference is to present innovative financial instruments that can be used for energy renovation in buildings and to promote the role of local/regional public agencies/governments in the implementation of these projects.
Post date: 14 Jun 2017
Type: Event

INTERCLIMA+ELECHB is a specialized exhibition for technical equipment to build more economical and comfortable buildings. All of the sector’s designers and fitters can find solutions for energy efficiency, renewable energy use, comfort and smart solutions for any type of building.   INTERCLIMA+ELECHB will take place from 7 to 10 November 2017 at the Paris Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center, in Paris, France.   Conference
Post date: 13 Jun 2017
Type: Event

This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”.  
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: Publication

This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”.
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

As the 2020 milestone for both EU and French domestic climate and energy goals approaches, the energy savings contest CUBE 2020 gets more relevant than ever.  It is indeed a solution for owners and users of commercial and educational buildings to efficiently commit to saving the required 25% of energy imposed by French legislation to be reached before 2020. The 200 candidates of the two previous editions of the CUBE 2020 contest, a one-year long competition, saved 10 to 15% of energy on average within a year.  
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: News

IEA EBC Annex 57: Guidance to support construction product manufacturers in their decision making process   This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”, summarising selected results and recommendations of the project.  
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”. The document was developed by Subtask 1 of the annex, aiming to clarify the connections between actors and targets related to eE and embodied greenhouse gas emissions (eCO2eq) for building construction.
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

IEA EBC Annex 57: Guideline for Design Professionals and Consultants - Part 1: Basics for the Assessment of Embodied Energy and Embodied GHG Emissions  
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

The Energy Efficient Buildings Committee of ECTP is pleased to announce the 6th edition of the EeB PPP Project Review 2017. This yearly publication presents the progress and results of 110 co-funded projects within the EeB PPP under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 and 45 co-funded projects under the Horizon 2020 programme for 2014, 2015 and 2016.  
Post date: 10 May 2017
Type: News

The EU construction industry returned to growth and it seems that this positive signal is not temporary. Increasing values of production in construction sector were already observed in 2015, but the next year was even better. The reason for this trend is significant growth in activity aimed at construction of buildings.   1. Production in the EU construction sector  
Post date: 27 Apr 2017
Type: News