deep renovation

The third round of ABRACADABRA H2020 National Meetings in Greece will focus on the Regulatory Challenges and Opportunities with Add-Ons in Deep Renovation of existing Buildings.   Date 2 March, 2017   Time 10:00-13:30 (EET) Venue Kostis Palamas' Building, Akadimias 48 & Sinas St, Athens   Registration
Post date: 15 Feb 2017
Type: Event

Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) ma zaszczyt zaprosić Państwa do uczestnictwa w III Warsztatach, których celem jest wsparcie dla procesu modernizacji budynków w Polsce. Przedmiotem warsztatów będzie wpływ pakietu KE “Czysta energia dla wszystkich Europejczyków” na rynek modernizacji oraz próba ustalenia czy pomoże on w walce ze smogiem w Polsce.  
Post date: 10 Feb 2017
Type: Event

Thursday 2 February 2017, 14:45 Brussels time (CET)  
Post date: 13 Jan 2017
Type: Event

Member of EU H2020 MORE-CONNECT consortium, Tallinn University of Technology has prepared scale prototypes of prefabricated panels.  This video gives a brief demonstration of the construction of the panels.     In reference to the panels, The Influence of Moisture Dry-out on Hygrothermal Performance of Prefabricated Modular Renovation Elements is presented in the following article:
Post date: 9 Jan 2017
Type: Link

Wednesday 12 October 2016   How to transform the building stock from being an energy waster to being a positive element in the EU energy system and the EU economy? Do the EU’s climate and energy targets meet the needs and expectations of the energy renovation market in the EU? How to maximise on 2016 as the ‘year of delivery for the Energy Union’ to achieve coherent and mutually reinforcing legislation in future legislative reviews for buildings?  
Post date: 31 Dec 2016
Type: News

The 4RinEU (Robust and Reliable technology concepts and business models for triggering deep Renovation of Residential buildings in EU) project, launched in October 2016, will define robust, cost-effective, tailorable deep renovation technology packages supported by usable methodologies, feeding into reliable business models. It will minimise failures in design and implementation, manage different stages of the deep renovation process, from the preliminary audit up to the end-of-life, and provide information on energy, comfort, users’ impact, and investment performance.  
Post date: 20 Dec 2016
Type: Link

The Buildings Performance Institute Europe and the Industrial Innovation for Competitiveness (i24c) initiative explored in a multi-stakeholder process how Europe can rapidly ramp up the innovation and competitiveness of the construction sector throughout the entire value chain to scale up the depth and rate of energy renovation..   
Post date: 29 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

Plug-and-Play product and process innovation for Energy-efficient building deep renovation     P2ENDURE, a HORIZON 2020 project, aims to improve the availability and performance of energy saving solutions for deep renovation and transformation of vacant, obsolete or sub-optimal public buildings into dwellings. The project provides Plug & Play solutions which are ready to implement, affordable, 50% faster from production to on-site assembly, scalable and adaptable (in all European countries).  
Post date: 11 Nov 2016
Type: Link

  The EmBuild project is co-funded by the European Union under the Horizon 2020 (H2020) Programme (call EE-07-2015) and it is designed to empower the public authorities at local, regional and national level, to formulate renovation strategies for the building sector that foster deep renovation and facilitate the acceleration of the renovation.  
Post date: 11 Nov 2016
Type: Link

Europe’s energy efficiency challenge in buildings mainly concerns the energy efficient refurbishment and investments in its existing buildings. Yet, only 1,2% of Europe’s existing buildings is renovated every year.  
Post date: 10 Nov 2016
Type: Link