E4 consortium is delighted to introduce the fourth edition of the project newsletter. In this edition of the newsletter, you can find information about the developed RE4 elements, a detailed description of the manufacturing process of the RE4 timber façade panel and the production of the RE4 extruded tiles.
You can also learn about upcoming and recent events of RE4 project.
Post date: 10 Sep 2019
Welcome to the Embodied Carbon and Circular Economy – act on it! online meeting. This Online Expert Meeting is part of One Click LCA’s Road Tour during the World Green Building Week.
This webinar is free and open to all interested parties. Organizers reserve right to reserve a preferential block of seats to One Click LCA users.
What you can expect from the 1.5 hours online meeting:
Post date: 9 Sep 2019
Concept, Objectives and Methodology
To this day, many techniques, tools and approaches have been developed and tested either on a lab scale or in pilot buildings around Europe.
Post date: 5 Sep 2019
The vision of REFLOW is to develop circular and regenerative cities through the re-localisation of production and the re-configuration of material flows at different scales.
Post date: 5 Sep 2019
European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with Canadian Institute of Technology will organize the 8th ICSD 2020 International Conference on Sustainable Development, with particular focus on Environmental, Economic and Socio-Cultural Sustainability.
The Conference theme : Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: Research, Practice and Education
Date: 9- 10 September 2020
Post date: 10 Aug 2019
Universidad Católica de Temuco, Chile is delighted to announce the upcoming SBE19 Temuco conference titled “Sustainable built: Urban planning, global problems, local policies”, which will be held at the University’s facilities from the 16th to the 18th of October 2019.
-Climate Change and the built environment
Post date: 11 Jul 2019
Today, over 20 countries from the World Green Building Council's (WorldGBC) Europe Regional Network (WorldGBC Europe) have published a manifesto, A Sustainable Built Environment at the Heart of Europe’s Future urging European decision makers to recognise the vital role that the built environment sector plays in delivering a climate neutral Europe.
Post date: 27 Jun 2019
Getting on track to limit global temperature increase to 1.5°C, as was agreed in Paris back in 2015, would not just be good for our climate, but first and foremost for all citizens.
What changes to the European policy framework and new initiatives could be prepared and implemented in the coming years?
This paper on the zero carbon and circular challenge in the built environment puts forward several policy recommendations.
Post date: 26 Jun 2019
An ambitious implementation of circular economy principles in the building and construction sectors requirestheinvolvement and collaboration of all stakeholders, from the construction materials and building components manufacturers to procurers, builders, users, building managers,recycling enterprises,etc.
Architects can play a key rolein this chain, as many decisions taken duringthe design phase have long-lasting consequences on the environmental performance of a building, throughout its life-cycle.
Post date: 17 Jun 2019
We are happy to share with you the recording and the material of the first webinar of the EUROCITIES task-force on the localisation of Sustainable Development Goal. The meeting took place last May 13.
Post date: 21 May 2019