Building professionals

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Important information – OB-20 & Annex 79 to be held online   The IEA Secretariat have given notice that all face-to-face meetings before June are to be changed to an online format, due to the perceived risks of coronavirus. The University of Southampton plan to host the virtual events on the dates and times currently scheduled, and hope to allow these to take place no differently than if they were in-person (with plenaries, break-out sessions, etc.).  
Post date: 16 Mar 2020
Type: Event

BIMcert provides an easily accessible portal for training the vast middle tier of construction industry supply chain professionals of all profiles. The framework and materials supporting the portal is aimed at improving workers’ BIM, sustainable construction and energy efficiency skills, thus leading to better collaborative working that guarantees energy efficient, sustainable buildings and increased quality throughout the entire construction supply chain.  
Post date: 16 Mar 2020
Type: Tool

The university city of Freiburg is home to an innovative city hall that is now the biggest surplus-energy building in Europe. The building boasts outstanding thermal insulation that allows for low-temperature heating and high-temperature cooling. To minimise energy demand, the building is fitted with a ventilation system that uses heat recovery. The building is heated and cooled efficiently by using energy in the ground water.  
Post date: 16 Mar 2020
Type: Case

April 20-21, 2020, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Brunel University London United Kingdom   The EBC Research Programme  
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Type: Event

ENVIROS, based in Prague, is one of the leading consultancy companies providing assistance and solutions mainly in the field of energy, environmental and business consultancy in the Czech Republic, Central and Eastern Europe, and also other parts of the world. The majority stakeholder of ENVIROS  is the UK based ENVIROS GLOBAL LIMITED.
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Type: Link

The Project Development Services (PDS) financed by ELENA will provide dedicated technical assistance and advice to these housing associations. In addition to the financial loan offer by BGŻ BNP Paribas, the PDS will provide a global package on services such as energy audits, preparation of technical documentation and specialised technical advice to the housing associations, in order to support housing associations in Poland to prepare energy efficiency investments. Investment programme description
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Type: Link

The EU project "RenoBooster", under the lead of the City of Vienna, aims at developing new advisory and funding services for house refurbishments in Vienna.   A "One-Stop-Shop" - as it is supposed to exist in all member states according to the new EU building directive - should bundle the offers and thus simplify, accelerate and improve renovations. Vienna is therefore one of the first European cities and regions to develop such a service.  
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Type: Link

Europe’s #1 destination for dissemination of research, collaboration, networking and the creation of market opportunities.    Join us for the 8th edition of Sustainable Places!28 - 30 October 2020 / Aix-les-Bains, France  
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Type: News

Energy company Ecopower   Ecopower is a cooperative producer and supplier of renewable energy. Anyone who co-invests in production can consume their own Ecopower power at home. Our mission is to develop a democratic, decentralised and sustainable energy system. We strive for 100% renewable energy for electricity, heat and mobility.  
Post date: 13 Mar 2020
Type: Link

Vision & mission   Municipalities and local authorities play a key role in a sustainable European energy transition. They have a tremendous potential to build comprehensive sustainable energy investment programs (i.e. investments in energy efficiency and renewable energy). They also play a key role in pooling smaller projects into larger investment portfolios and in mobilising the significant financial resources required for the energy transition.  
Post date: 12 Mar 2020
Type: Link