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Teams in Chicago, Madrid, Milan, Oslo, Paris and Reykjavík chosen to transform underused sites in their cities into more sustainable and resilient spaces.   C40 Cities and EIT Climate-KIC have announced 15 winners of its Reinventing Cities competition, an initiative launched in December 2017 for local innovators to transform underutilised urban spaces in their communities into carbon neutral and resilient urban projects.  
Post date: 19 Jun 2019
Type: News

The SB&WRC project is part of the Programme Interreg VA France (Channel) England and benefits from financial support from the ERDF.       This project, designed and led by Nomadéis, a sustainable development consultancy agency, aims to design and produce 3 prototypes of thermal insulation for buildings based on biobased and waste based raw materials.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2019
Type: News

What are the World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED)? The new Clean Energy Package is changing Europe‘s energy markets. “Energy efficiency first” and “global leadership in renewables” are at the core of Europe’s commitment to a clean energy transition.   This requires strong policies, competitive businesses, technology innovation and investments. The WSED conference adress policies, innovation and business in specialised conferences and interactive events.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2019
Type: News

New report on embodied carbon to be issued as a ‘call to action’ for the building and construction industry.   The World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) will use the 10th annual World Green Building Week (23-29 September 2019) to focus on end-to-end carbon emissions created across the building and construction industry, highlighting the need for the sustainable production, design, build, use, deconstruction and reuse of buildings and their materials.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2019
Type: News

The SB&WRC project is part of the Programme Interreg VA France (Channel) England and benefits from financial support from the ERDF.       This project, designed and led by Nomadéis, a sustainable development consultancy agency, aims to design and produce 3 prototypes of thermal insulation for buildings based on biobased and waste based raw materials.  
Post date: 12 Jun 2019
Type: News

The current climate and ecological crisis demands a radical redesign of how we live and organise our societies.   Yet these urgent changes, though complex, are far from impossible. By Heather Alberro, Nottingham Trent University Some of them are simple, beautiful, and beneficial to all.  
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: News

June 17, last deadline. You get an additional week to publish your building, district or infrastructure case study.   Use it well and take your chance in this contest: all participants are sure to win visibility! A collective adventure Our team stands on your side, ready to help you for the final straight to allow you to finish on time. Don't miss the opportunity for exceptional visibility, nationally and internationally!  
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: News

Pr. Z. LAFHAJ, Ecole Centrale de Lille, France, will reveal and dissect some of the key ingredients required today for the long-term survival and success of energy integration into Construction 4.0 processes. Construction processes have remained largely unchanged for more than 100 years.  
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: News

Andy Bull spent  30 years in Welsh Local Government and developed many projects on climate change mitigation and sustainable development over the years. He was responsible for the creation of Mid Wales Energy Agency and also worked for Severn Wye Energy Agency.   He has been semi-retired for the last four years having been persuaded to be part of the UK team on Biogas Action. As the winner of the 4th edition of Roger Léron Award, he is a standard for many to follow.
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: News

EIT Climate-KIC’s ClimateLaunchpad, the world’s largest green business ideas competition, is open for applications in over 35 countries.   How it works Prospective participants are to consult the ClimateLaunchpad calendar, verify the application deadline for their country and follow the instructions to apply.  
Post date: 5 Jun 2019
Type: News