H2020 - Horizon 2020

The FISSAC project involves stakeholders at all levels of the construction and demolition value chain to develop a methodology and software platform, to facilitate information exchange, that can support industrial symbiosis networks and replicate pilot schemes at local and regional levels.   The model will be based on three sustainability pillars:
Post date: 13 Jan 2017
Type: Link

When young people move out of supported accommodation the leap to independent living can be tough. A new project in the north west of England is converting a former sheltered housing block for elderly people into managed accommodation for young adults, while also improving its thermal efficiency    
Post date: 13 Jan 2017
Type: News

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

Within the PV Financing project, Housing Europe has contributed to highlight the specific nature and potential of the sector as beneficiary of the investment in solar energy. European guidelines to help investors, public authorities and housing providers to develop a business case have just recently been published.  
Post date: 9 Jan 2017
Type: News

The BAMB -Buildings As Material Banks- Project Consortium has the pleasure to invite you to the Annual meeting of the BAMB Stakeholder Network that will be held in Brussels on the 24th of January.   Why attend the BAMB Stakeholder Network Meeting?
Post date: 2 Jan 2017
Type: Event

This third newsletter from the MEnS project provides news and insights on the project´s activities and links to learn more about the training courses.   The MEnS project designs and implements high-level educational and training programs for building professionals in 10 EU countries, encouraging the participation of women and unemployed professionals.
Post date: 19 Dec 2016
Type: Publication

Watch the INDIGO project video and find out what INDIGO is all about, in particular, focussing on why the partners are interested in the developments of the project.  You can subscribe to subscribe to the project´s  YouTube channel.    
Post date: 19 Dec 2016
Type: Link

UPDATE 20/01/2017 - The webinar's recordings and presentations are available here.    
Post date: 15 Dec 2016
Type: Event

The STORM project tackles energy efficiency at district level by developing an innovative district heating & cooling (DHC) network controller. The project partners have developed a controller based on self-learning algorithms, which is currently experimented in the two STORM demo sites.   The developed controller will enable to maximise the use of waste heat and renewable energy sources in DHC networks.   The STORM project is funded by the European Union’s H2020 Programme.   
Post date: 6 Dec 2016
Type: Link

Are you part of an environment project funded by Horizon 2020? And are you looking for a potential partner? Or do you want to know more about projects in your field or country? Here's the new way to navigate through all this information in a dynamic and easy way: EASME’s Environment Data Hub!  
Post date: 5 Dec 2016
Type: News