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CRAVEzero pinboard - how to build an effective low life cycle cost nearly zero energy building. The Process Map

The H2020 project CRAVEzero aims to increase the viability of nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEB) through solutions and tools for supporting the cost reduction during the whole life cycle of the buildings. In particular, one of the...
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Catalysing the EU Renovation Wave in the transition to the next-generation Energy Performance Certificates

To date, the implementation of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) varies significantly across European countries in terms of scope, available information and calculation methodologies, hampering their potential to increase trust in and...
This webinar took place on the 30th June, 13.30 to 15.00.  Wacth the recording here..
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CYPETHERM Improvements Tool

CYPETHERM Improvements is a tool for energy audits and analysis of improvement measures in buildings. It has been developed and improved within the H2020 project RenoZEB and released by the company CYPE, partner of the consortium.   The...
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How can BIMplement be implemented in other European countries?

Methodology and tools for BIM and nZEB implementation in the construction site.   In the last three years BIMplement partners have worked together to implement hands-on BIM-enhanced learning tools about nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB)...
This webinar took place on the 25th June, 10.00 to 11.05.  Watch it now.
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H2020 MOBISTYLE - Showcase of the final results

Especially in the times of pandemics, it is important that different building occupants are aware of the invisible correlation between indoor environmental quality (IEQ), personal health and energy efficiency as through such established...
MOBISTYLE methodological results - 1st session on 22 June: 10.00 - 11.30 MOBISTYLE ICT solutions results – 2nd session on 23 June: 12.00 - 13.30 
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Penny Project – Survey and database tool

The H2020 Penny Project - Psychological social & financial barriers to energy efficiency - applies a behavioural science approach to better understand individual behaviour in the domain of energy efficiency. In particular, the project...
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EPB standards linked to health and wellbeing

Webinar 5 – EPB standards linked to health and wellbeing (12h00 – 13h30 – 16th June 2020) Following the successful previous webinars “Guidance and examples for the EPB standards’ flexibility”, “EPB standards overview: why, how, what!”, “...
BUILD UP webinar series: Energy Performance of Buildings standards (EN/ISO) supporting the implementation of EPBD This webinar took place on the 16th June, 12.00 to 13.30.  Watch it now.
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2030 Palette - A resource for the design of zero-carbon, adaptable and resilient built environments

2030 Palette is a database of sustainable design principles, strategies and resources easily accessible for supporting new projects and renovations.   Why the 2030 Palette?   Over the next 15 years, an area equal to the entire building...
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CRAVEzero Life Cycle Tracker

The H2020 project CRAVEzero aims to increase the viability of nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEB) through solutions and tools for supporting the cost reduction during the whole life cycle of the buildings. In particular, one of the...
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Renovation wave in Europe: how to equip building professionals with future-proof skills?

About this Webinar   The ‘European Green Deal’ Communication presented in December 2019 calls upon the EU and the Member States to engage in a ‘renovation wave’ of public and private buildings. A key enabler of such a renovation wave will...
This webinar took place on the 28th of May, from 12.00 to 13.30.  Watch it now.
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CREATE project: Save energy today and tomorrow

The first global energy storage conference held in Paris in 2014 concluded that to achieve the European goal of energy-neutral built environment in 2050, harvesting, converting and storing seasonal energy is essential. The 2020 climate and...
This webinar took place on the 2th of June, from 12.00 to 13.30.  Watch it now.
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Unlocking Europe’s energy savings potential through Private Finance for Energy Efficiency: the PF4EE Web-Check Tool

The European Investment Bank in cooperation with the European Commission have initiated the Private Finance for Energy Efficiency (PF4EE) instrument, and thus provide access to adequate and affordable financing for energy efficiency.   In...
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EPB standards hourly vs monthly methods

Webinar 4 – EPB standards hourly vs monthly methods (12h00 – 13h30 – 26th May 2020) Following the successful previous webinars:   “Guidance and examples for the EPB standards’ flexibility”, “EPB standards overview: why, how, what!”, “How...
BUILD UP webinar series: Energy Performance of Buildings standards (EN/ISO) supporting the implementation of EPBD This webinar took place on the 26th May, 12.00 to 13.30.  Watch it now.
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Deep renovation joint webinar

Buildings account for around 40% of energy consumption and 36% of CO2 emissions in the European Union.   Do you know that the annual rate of home and commercial building renovation is well under the 3% required to achieve European climate...
This webinar took place on the 19th of May, from 11.00 to 12.30.  Watch it now.
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RenoZEB Collaborative platform

The RenoZEB Platform is a web-based environment where different actors and software tools can work together managing a renovation project, sharing the data and the BIM models, centralizing the files, assigning tasks. Moreover, it allows...
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Climate Change Simulator ‘En-ROADS’

The En-ROADS Climate Solutions Simulator is a climate simulation tool for understanding and learn on how to achieve climate goals through changes in energy, land use, consumption, agriculture, and other policies. The simulator focuses on...
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Showcasing CEN-CE scheme

Upskilling building sector professionals, the linchpin for an effective renovation wave (EU Green Deal): showcasing CEN-CE scheme The EU-funded CEN-CE project has set up standard-based qualification and training schemes in energy efficient...
This webinar took place on the 5th of May, from 12.00 to 13.30.  Watch it here.
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BuildHeat tool: Educational Kit

The EU H2020 funded project BuildHEAT, aims to drive change in the construction sector, bring information and coherence onto the market, facilitating the decision making and planning processes. This is performed, among others, with the...
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How to operate and use building services during the COVID-19 crisis

We are living very strange times which demand us to stay indoors even more than usual (80% > 95% > 100%) and for some of us a great deal more (50% > 95% > 100%). This experience is enabling a more salient observation of our...
This webinar will took place on the 28th April, 12.00 to 13.30.  Watch it now.
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Need a hand with finding the right green solutions for your city?

The European project URBAN GreenUP has released a digital tool to help cities identify the best Nature-Based Solutions to tackle environmental problems and become more resilient to climate change   Cities worldwide are having a massive...