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Social Electricity

Social Electricity is an online, social application for managing your electrical consumption, collaborate with other citizens from the same country or all around Europe, compare consumptions to perceive the user's footprint, see...

BUILD UP Web seminar video recordings | Horizon 2020 call EE05 on deep renovation and market uptake: Challenges and expectations

Horizon’s 2020 call EE05 funds deep renovation projects that overcome market barriers and give an impetus to the construction sector to engage in deep renovations. Up to now, barriers such as the lack of quality...

The LEAF Toolkit

The Low Energy Apartment Futures (LEAF) project developed a set of resources to support stakeholders such as building managers, housing associations, local authorities/municipalities, energy agencies, charities, residents’ associations and private...

Construye 2020 app: Good practice in energy retrofit of buildings

The APP "Construye 2020" educates the user, via five thematic sections, on good practices in energy retrofit of buildings by means of “drag and drop”, interactive navigation, animations and simulations.   The five different...

Construye 2020 app: Buenas prácticas en rehabilitación energética

The APP "Construye 2020" educates the user, via five thematic sections, on good practices in energy retrofit of buildings by means of “drag and drop”, interactive navigation, animations and simulations.   The five different...

Passive House Planning Package (PHPP 8) + designPH Tool

The Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) is a design tool which enables architects and designers to professionally plan and optimise their Passive House design. PHPP, based for the large part on European norms, makes use of tested...

Streetlight refurbishment with Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) - Checklist

This checklist is the English version of the checklists for municipalities and ESCOs on implementing streetlight EPC projects prepared within the 'Refurbishment of street lighting with LED and EPC' project and available in the respective languages...

CommONEnergy Data Mapper

An interactive and user-friendly Data Mapper was recently launched within the CommONEnergy EU-funded project to present the findings.   The first data series focuses on the building sector and includes information on the total floor area of non-...

Mon projet rénovation: home renovation tool

"Mon projet rénovation" is a new educational tool developed by the French Energy Agency ADEMEand is available on the on the French government website "Rénovation Info Service". It helps individuals to consider practical solutions for their home...

Web optimizer app to reduce household energy consumption: Catalan technology

ControlaEnergia is an application that allows users to register their gas and electricity consumption and receive personalized energy advice, comparison with previous months and years as well as comparison with similar users and...

EECITIES: energy analysis platform for urban environment/energy efficient cities

EECITIES is an energy analysis platform that supports planners, energy consultants, and policy makers in making informed decisions on how to improve the energy efficiency of urban areas as well as how to reach carbon emission...

ENTRANZE Online Scenario Tool

This tool performs calculated assumptions about the future deployment of nZEB and RES-H/C in the EU building stock while also assessing the corresponding costs, expenditures and benefits. The overall objective of the scenario development was to...

Building Efficiency Toolkit: Regions of Climate Action (R20)

The Building Efficiency Toolkit provides a roadmap for subnational governments to understand how to take immediate action by:Retrofitting existing buildings,Commissioning new green buildings, andPromulgating policies to promote building efficiency...

Cool Roofs and Cool Pavements Toolkit: Global Cool Cities Alliance

Search the Knowledge Base: a repository for cool surface and urban heat island information!The Knowledge Base is a user-friendly tool to find research, program materials, sample documents, presentations, case studies, codes and standards, videos,...

EU Cohesion Policy open data platform

Through Cohesion Policy funding, the EU invests approximately €50 billion each year in economic development at the national and regional level (around 34% of the total EU budget). These investments are designed to help Member States and regions...

CASSANDRA software tool

Cassandra is a software platform for assessing strategic decisions in electrical power systems by modelling several aspects of the demand side. More specifically, the Cassandra platform is a simulation-based, decision-support tool for energy market...

BUILD UP Web Seminar video recordings | Ventilative cooling - Keep cool and lower peak energy demand

Ventilative cooling is the use of natural or mechanical ventilation strategies to cool indoor spaces. It can significantly reduce the cooling energy demand in summer or mid-season conditions. Therefore, ventilative cooling is increasingly common in...

BUILD UP Web Seminar video recordings | ICT enabling energy efficiency in buildings - News from two social housing projects

E3SoHo and SHOWE-IT have demonstrated the potential of ICT solutions to significantly reduce energy consumption in social housing in different climates across Europe. The European Commission funded both projects under the ICT-Policy Support...

BUILD UP Web Seminar video recordings | CEN standards for the energy performance of buildings - Results and revision overviews

This BUILD UP Web Seminar addresses the following: Results, time schedule and work programme of CEN/TC 371 Program Committee on EPBD (Energy Performance of Building Directive) A new model for CEN/TC 89 Thermal performance of buildings and building...

Institute for Sustainability: Local Procurement and Supply Chain Toolkit

The toolkit provides SMEs with practical guidance to increase their chances of accessing and winning tenders from large public and private sector organisations. It is also designed to share best procurement practice among public and private sector...