Nearly zero-energy buildings

Plug-N-Harvest project

Plug-n-harvest’s strategic goal   The main strategic goal of the PLUG-N-HARVEST proposal is to design, develop, demonstrate and exploit a new modular, plug-n-play concept/product for ADBE(Adaptable/Dynamic Building Envelopes) –...

ZERO-PLUS project

Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology Buildings and settlements are nowadays increasingly expected to meet higher and potentially more complex levels of performance. They should be sustainable...

Plug-N-Harvest project

Plug-n-harvest’s strategic goal   The main strategic goal of the PLUG-N-HARVEST proposal is to design, develop, demonstrate and exploit a new modular, plug-n-play concept/product for ADBE(Adaptable/Dynamic Building...

ZERO-PLUS project

Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology Buildings and settlements are nowadays increasingly expected to meet higher and potentially more complex levels of performance. They should be...

Insupanel project

Building the Green Way: Wide take-up of a versatile, proven, energy and cost efficient insulation technology   The objective of the INSUPANEL, project was born out of the demand from both society and current construction regulations to...

The FIT-TO-NZEB Project

CONCEPT   Reaching of the 2020 and 2030 energy and climate objectives represents a major challenge to the construction sector, which needs to be ready to deliver high energy performing renovations and, in particular,...

Energy performance of buildings directive

The Energy performance of buildings directive (EPBD) is, together with the Energy efficiency directive, the main legislative instruments to promote the energy performance of buildings and to boost renovation within the EU.   The EPBD (2010...

Training of skills for 21st century - materials from C4EForum2018

As examples of this month's BUILD UP topic "New skills for energy efficiency in buildings" you can view the presentations and key findings from a C4EForum 2018 panel session Training of skills for 21st century. ...

SMARTER Finance for Families project

The project uses comprehensive Green Homes certifications to assess and recognize top performing residential projects incorporating sustainable construction principles.    Evidence from financial and technical modeling have proven that...

BIPVBOOST project: bringing down costs of multifunctional building- integrated photovoltaic

Building-integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) technology has the potential to significantly contribute to the achievement of the demanding energy efficiency targets set by the EU, however, its market uptake has been hindered in the past years by...