Sustainable Public, Cooperative and Social Housing

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Co-creating in Austria and Catalonia

The EU project HOUSEFUL has completed its first set of workshops with housing sector experts from Austria and the Barcelona area. The goal? To identify, discuss and demonstrate a number of ideas for the uptake of circular buildings.   What does it...

Housing: an essential piece of the ‘Next Generation EU’ puzzle

The Coronavirus pandemic has put the spotlight on Europe’s housing crisis, exposing the shortcomings of our housing policies that have increased inequalities and destabilized our societies. Now that the “Stay at home” guidelines pushed us more than...

CECODHAS- Housing Europe in Poland for 'City 2010 - Energy Efficiency in Cities'

The conference was supported by European Parliament’s URBAN intergroup and hosted by the group’s president Jan Olbryct in cooperation with the Polish the Europe is simple” association, the City of Katowice and the Association of Polish...

Summary of the CECODHAS workshop on building refurbishment at the 2010 World Sustainable Energy Days

Refurbishments should also be cost-effective - many of CECODHAS-Housing Europe members have raised concerns about studies which maintain that investments can always be recovered in the short term through reductions in energy bills alone,...

Intelligent Energy Europe: The 2010 call for proposals is open

Some € 56 million will be made available, supporting up to 75% of the eligible project costs. Any public or private organisation from the EU, Iceland, Norway, Liechtenstein and Croatia can apply. Only online applications are possible....

New green strategy will overhaul Britain's homes

The new strategy will help people make smarter use of energy in homes, making it easier to take action and reduce bills. Installing some technologies, such as solid wall insulation, could see energy bills cut by £380 a year (average...

EUSEW 2010: Focus on ... From recast to reality - public authorities leading the way to more energy efficient buildings

Date: Tuesday 23/03, 14:15 PMAddress: 99 - 101, Rue Belliard, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium

New German study: Why building owners hesitate to refurbish their buildings

First project results can be found at http://www.enef-haus.de/index.php?id=6

Registration to European Sustainable Energy Week 2010 is now open

Organised by European Commission's Directorate General for Energy, the European Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation, the European Institutions, major energy actors and private companies, the EUSEW is the key annual event of the...

EPBD recast: paper documenting the agreement between Parliament and Council