ICT - Information and Communication Technologies

On June 24, IBM’s Watson Internet of Things hosted at leaders, industry experts and technologists at The Crystal in London to examine how IoT is shaping the way we design, construct, use, maintain and experience the buildings around us. One of the main focuses was the application of cognitive computing to smart buildings.   Nowadays building systems can provide an enormous amount of unstructured data on building operations. The challenge is using available information to improve and adapt building performances.
Post date: 21 Jul 2016
Type: News

QUANTUM project aims to close the gap between actual and designed energy performances of buildings through Quality Management (QM).   The consortium organised its first successful  workshop at CLIMA2016, the 13th REHVA World Congress held on 24th May in Aalborg.   
Post date: 21 Jul 2016
Type: News

REMOURBAN maps key smart characteristics of over 40 cities in 18 countries   With a wealth of insight and practical principals being generated by this project, REMOURBAN has worked to characterise and identify the cities which would be best placed to replicate and accelerate smart city innovation.
Post date: 20 Apr 2016
Type: News

Anchoring innovative ideas and ensuring real-world application   REMOURBAN held its first working session with the project’s Advisory Council at meeting in Brussels this March to debate integrated planning, regulatory frameworks, citizen engagement, financial schemes and business models  
Post date: 4 Apr 2016
Type: News

The fifth edition of the EeB PPP Project Review was published in March 2016. This yearly publication presents the progress of 110 co-funded projects within the Energy-efficient Buildings Public Private Partnership (EeB PPP) under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013, as well as 17 new co-funded projects under the Horizon 2020 programme for 2014.  
Post date: 23 Mar 2016
Type: News

The fifth edition of the EeB PPP Project Review has been published. This yearly publication presents the progress of 110 co-funded projects within the EeB PPP under the 7th Framework Programme (FP7) for 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 and 17 new co-funded projects under the Horizon 2020 programme for 2014.  
Post date: 15 Mar 2016
Type: Publication

BUILD UP, the European portal for energy efficiency in buildings, launched its new website on 23 January.   BUILD UP is a comprehensive database of information. It offers news, events, case studies, webinars, links to publications, and other resources on energy efficiency in buildings.   Being a portal, it gives you to opportunity to post your organisation’s content. We invite you to create a profile and post your news, events, publications, case studies, and the like.  
Post date: 15 Jan 2016
Type: News

The IDEAS project ("Intelligent NeighbourhooD Energy Allocation & Supervision") has developed a complete Energy Management System enabling energy tradings and optimisation that supports the development and conception of Energy Positive Neighbourhoods (EPNs).   Discover how communities, public authorities & utility companies can be engaged in the development of energy positive neighbourhoods through:
Post date: 4 Nov 2015
Type: News

The POWER HOUSE Nearly-Zero Energy Challenge is working to gradually link up Europe’s 41,400 local housing providers represented by Housing Europe’s members in order to help them in their path towards Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings.   This page lists projects related to Information and Communication Technologies for energy performance in a social housing context.
Post date: 17 Aug 2015
Type: Link