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The report considers the national adaptation of the iBRoad concept in Bulgaria, Poland, Portugal, Flanders and Germany, by analysing specific country characteristics like the existing availability and structure of EPCs, the energetic status of the building stock and common national renovation standards, the required content of the EPC and qualifications required to issue an EPC, barriers to and
Post date: 27 Oct 2020
Type: Publication

For decades, companies have relied on disposable plastic packaging to bag and contain products worldwide.  
Post date: 27 Oct 2020
Type: News

Barriers and drivers for countries willing to explore the feasibility and replicability of iBRoad.  
Post date: 27 Oct 2020
Type: Publication

Surrounding policy instruments to support the iBRoad approach for building renovation take-off.   The Report “Stepwise and structured” investigates how surrounding policy instruments can be used to increase the dissemination, adoption, and impact of the iBRoad Building Renovation Roadmaps developed within the iBRoad project.  
Post date: 27 Oct 2020
Type: Publication

Nordens största konferens inom hållbart samhällsbyggande   Nyheter   10-11 november är det äntligen dags för Building Sustainability 2020.  
Post date: 26 Oct 2020
Type: Event

Ecomondo, the leading event in Europe for the new models of circular economy   From 03 November 2020 09:00 until 15 November 2020 17:30   An international exhibition with an innovative format that brings together all sectors of the circular economy in a single platform from material and energy recovery to sustainable development.  
Post date: 26 Oct 2020
Type: Event

Concept and Objectives:   PLURAL aims to design validate and demonstrate a palette of versatile, adaptable, scalable, off-site prefabricated plug and play facades accounting for user needs (“Plug-and-Use” kits).  
Post date: 26 Oct 2020
Type: Link

Ten UN agencies joined the 15th Global Forum on Human Settlements -- for promoting post-pandemic recovery and transformation towards resilient cities and healthy planet (October 16)   The 15th Annual Session of Global Forum on Human Settlements (GFHS 2020) was successfully held in a virtual format as an observance of Urban October on October 15-16, 2020, with the theme being “Post-Pandemic Recovery and Transformation: Resilient Cities, Healthy Planet”.  
Post date: 26 Oct 2020
Type: News

Nowadays, heating networks are mainly managed by a single operator running all production means and centralising billing to subscribers.   The paradigm shift proposed by 5th generation district heating and cooling (5GDHC) paves the way towards a more decentralised model…thus raising governance issues. Blockchain may be an answer to ensure the transparency of these transactions.  
Post date: 26 Oct 2020
Type: News

Concept:   Mortgage lenders should play a role in satisfying both homeowners and homebuyers. They can encourage homeowners to renovate in order to increase the value and make it energy efficient. In turn, the homebuyer can be safely financed out of the risk.  
Post date: 26 Oct 2020
Type: Link