Training for Rebuilding Europe
The objective of the IEE TRAINREBUILD project was to design a comprehensive value chain strategy to generate change in thinking of public and private building owners regarding the link between energy efficiency and value related to building ownership. The project aimed to encourage retrofitting in a wide range of residential buildings, spanning from individual to multi-family houses and from private to social housing.
There are two core groups targeted by the TRAINREBUILD project:
Post date: 23 Oct 2017
In this month’s BUILD UP interview Emmanuelle Causse - Head of Public Affairs at the International Union of Property Owners (UIPI) - discusses how UIPI is addressing energy efficiency among property owners.
Post date: 30 Jan 2014
"The TrainRebuild project did not only propose an integrated approach to training and communication, but also an instrument to change public and private property owners’ mindset", explained Günther H. Oettinger, European Commissioner for Energy in his foreword to the TrainRebuild Final Report.
Post date: 25 Jun 2013
TrainRebuild Final Report Reveals that the Key Driver for Demand of Energy Efficiency in Buildings is Closely Linked to Improved Property Value. The Final Report of the project TrainRebuild will be an invaluable instrument to communicate the retrofit value and return of investment to property owners, thus creating a scale effect of energy efficient renovations in Europe. "The TrainRebuild project did not only propose an integrated approach to training and communication, but also an instrument to change public and private property owners’ mindset", explained Günther H.
Post date: 21 Jun 2013
1. Historically Listed Buildings (United Kingdom - English)
2. Local Authorities: Baixa Pombalina Solar Potential (Portugal - English)
3. An Owner-Occupied Passive House (France - French)
4. Covenant of Mayors, CASCAIS (Portugal - English)
5. Raising awareness, ARENE (France - French)
6. Co-Ownership – Bouygues Construction Energy Performance Contract (France - French)
7. Co-Ownership – Energy Performance Contract (France - English)
8. Local Authorities – Zero Emissions Building in Hungary (Hungary - English)
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The project partners, which include the Covenant signatory city of Cascais, have conducted a number of national trainings on this topic, covering a wide range of aspects including legal frameworks, financial tools, technological solutions, awareness-raising techniques and so forth.
All the training resources are available under this link, including the “Training Toolkit for Local Authorities for assisting citizens in retrofitting their homes for energy efficiency”.
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