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The purpose of the day was to present how ICT (Information and communication Technologies) could help to improve the management and efficiency in the public sector and residential building through tools such as monitoring and remote management of energy consumption or improving energy accounts through information and communication. Currently, digital infrastructure makes possible the collection (...)Read more on Construction21
Post date: 11 Jan 2013
Type: News

Invitiation to Final SuPerBuildings Workshop The SuPerBuildings FP7 EU Project consortium wishes to invite you to the Final Workshop that will take place in Brussels on 18th December 2012 (BBRI offices (WTCB-CSTC), Boulevard Poincaré 79 Poincarélaan, 1000 Brussels)  to present the main results of the project to members of the research community, policy makers, EU officers and stakeholders within the construction sector.
Post date: 11 Jan 2013
Type: News

Thus, a combination of four complementary banking tools will be proposed by the Groupe BPCE:
Post date: 10 Jan 2013
Type: News

Objective: Identify the brakes and levers of sustainable planning, discuss and share experiences to make evolve operational planning practices and promote a more sustainable lifestyle. 2 sequences will highlight the day: Sequence 1: Sustainable planning, technical and political visions, addressing all stakeholders and decision makers in sustainable urban development and operational management (developers, local authorities,  consultancy firms, architects, planners ...) From Building to Sustainabl (...)
Post date: 10 Jan 2013
Type: News

This will not change without the buildings, which will become a key element in the management of energy distribution networks. To fit into this gigantic networking where all energy sources will converge to equilibrate, the building will have to connect with the external environment. This development leads (...)Read more on Construction21
Post date: 30 Nov 2012
Type: News

The campaign included seven initiatives organized by students and their teachers from kindergarten through high school that emphasized the importance of taking better care of the environment.   The RoGBC and Ministry of Education organized five additional events to train and build awareness about the importance of the school facilities themselves to improving health, reducing absenteeism, achieving better learning outcomes, and reducing maintenance and energy costs for the
Post date: 30 Nov 2012
Type: News

The contest was organized in coordination with Green Apple International Day Of Service - an initiative created by the Centre for Green Schools with the US Green Building Council (USGBC) supported by the World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) and implemented by the Romania Green Building Council  (...)Read more on Construction21
Post date: 30 Nov 2012
Type: News

This year CERQUAL, certifying body of the Association QUALITEL, conducted a study on the theme "Living in a BBC certified housing - from design to use" from 8-certified programs, followed over 2 years. The objective of this study is to answer the following questions: What are the actual performance of a low-energy housing compared to expected performance ' how to explain the eventuel differences? What are the real construction and operating costs?
Post date: 30 Nov 2012
Type: News

The Sympozium will take place in the old building of University of Architecture and Urbanism "Ion Mincu", class S2-Floor 1.  Agenda: Monday 22.10.2012 10:00 -13:30 arch. Guergana BARABONKOVA LEED AP, Bulgaria Passive House Criteria 13:30-15:00 Lunch break 15:00-17:00 arch. Guergana BARABONKOVA LEED AP, Bulgaria Building Envelope: Super Insulation, Air-tightness & Thermal Imaging, Thermal bridge free construction, Passive House windows & doors Building Services: Passive House  Tuesday 23.10.2012 9:30-11:30 arch. Guergana BARABONKOVA LEED (...)
Post date: 30 Nov 2012
Type: News