green / sustainable buildings

Catalysing Energy Technology Transformations   The 2017 edition of the International Energy Agency (IEA)’s Energy Technology Perspectives (ETP 2017), focuses on the opportunities and challenges of scaling and accelerating the deployment of clean energy technologies.  
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

URBAN GreenUP is a project funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. Under the coordination of CARTIF Technology Centre, 25 partners from 9 countries are working together to develop a new strategy for re-naturing cities through Nature-Based Solutions. Activities will take place in the three demonstrator cities of Valladolid (Spain), Liverpool (UK) and Izmir (Turkey) and will be replicated across Europe, Latin America and Asia. The project was officially launched in Valladolid on 7th June.  
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News

Smart cities across Europe are pioneering all sorts of cutting-edge technologies to reduce pollution and boost energy efficiency, becoming green role models for others to follow. The eco-friendly push is not only helping to protect our planet, it’s also stimulating growth and unleashing a new generation of jobs.  
Post date: 2 Jun 2017
Type: News

ANEA is organising the first three steps of GREEN DAYS in Vomero district, in Naples, Italy, in collaboration with the Municipality of Naples, on the following dates:       Saturday 27 May (9:30 - 14:30)     Saturday 17 June (9:30 - 14:30)     Friday 30 June (9:30 - 14:30)  
Post date: 26 May 2017
Type: Event

This conference, which is organised by the Network Edifici a Consumo Zero (First Zero Energy Buildings Network) will take place on 24-27 June 2017 in Corfu, Greece, in the context of the EUSEW 2017 Energy Days, addresses the issue of how to develop individual best sustainable solutions for the tourism and hotel buildings sector, particularly in areas where a strong tourism demand and
Post date: 26 May 2017
Type: Event

With smart specialisation strategies in the implementation phase, clean energy is one of the main priorities for most EU regions. This workshop, which is organised by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission and will take place on Wednesday 21 June (11.00 - 12.30) in the context of the EUSEW 2017 Policy Conference, showcases how different sectors of society are taking an active role in energy action.
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: Event

The 2nd International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics (ICEEE 2017) focuses on energy, environment and economics of energy systems and their applications.   Contributions are invited, but not limited to, the following topics:   Energy  
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: Event

at the LEED European Summit in Berlin on 27 April, Green Business Certification, Inc (GBCI) President and CEO Mahesh Ramanujam announced the opening of a new office in Europe. Located in Munich, GBCI Europe will help drive the adoption of green building and business practices across the region, fostering global competitiveness and enhancing environmental performance and human health benefits. GBCI is the premier organization independently recognizing excellence in green building industry performance and practice globally.
Post date: 3 May 2017
Type: News

  This paper, released in March 2017, sets out the key messages from the Europe Regional Network (ERN) of the World Green Building Council (WGBC) on the key elements of the Clean Energy Package impacting Green Building Councils (GBCs) and the regional network.  
Post date: 20 Apr 2017
Type: Note

The Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA) is a public-private partnership aiming to facilitate the implementation of building efficiency policies and program, by making them more clearly visible.   The online platform facilitates access of cities to a global expertise in building efficiency topics and allow communication for engagement with private sector partners.   The BEA process of engagement in a city includes guidance and technical advice to:
Post date: 19 Apr 2017
Type: News