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Post date: 2 Apr 2020
Type: Event

In 2018, primary energy intensity – an important indicator of how much energy is used by the global economy – improved by 1.2%, the slowest rate since 2010. This was slower than the 1.7% improvement in 2017 and marked the third year in a row the rate has declined. It was also well below the average 3% improvement consistent with the IEA Efficient World Strategy.  
Post date: 23 Mar 2020
Type: Publication

We are proud to share with you updated promo materials for the ENDURCRETE project.   New edition of the ENDURCRETE project brochure. It contains the map of all the demo sites. You can also read about ENDURCRETE key concept which is based on different novel technologies and tools. You can find the brochure here.   Roll Up Banner.
Post date: 28 Feb 2020
Type: News

digitalBAU - Trade show for digital solutions in the construction industry. In February 2020, "digitalBAU" trade show will be held at Koelnmesse for the first time. This new platform for software companies and industry was the result of a collaboration between Messe München and BVBS – Bundesverband Bausoftware and is a future-oriented format for the construction industry.   Meeting place for the entire building sector
Post date: 29 Jan 2020
Type: Event

buildingSMART International is pleased to announce the registration for the International Standards Summit in Oslo is now open. The summit brings together the global community to develop solutions and standards. This summit is being hosted by buildingSMART Norway at the Thon Hotel, Lillestrøm. Don't miss out on an exciting program of keynotes, roundtables, working sessions and much more.   Location: Thon Hotel, Lillestrøm, near Oslo Airport Duration: Four days  
Post date: 13 Dec 2019
Type: Event

Energy efficiency is changing, with new digital technologies enabling greater control, optimisation and analytics. New policies and new business models will greatly enhance end-use and systems efficiency.  
Post date: 25 Nov 2019
Type: Event

Objectives of the Joint Programming Initiative on Cultural Heritage (JPI CH)
Post date: 18 Nov 2019
Type: Link

If solar energy is to meet its potential for replacing fossil fuels, photovoltaic (PV) technology will have to be deployed far more rapidly than it is now. In 2017 solar PV accounted for barely 2 % of global electricity production.  
Post date: 18 Oct 2019
Type: News

Innovation in the construction sector is an important driver to adapt to megatrends such as digitalisation, globalised value chains and greater urbanisation, while reducing the industry’s climate impact. Industrial prefabrication is a promising example to boost deep renovation by increased collaboration and aggregated demand.  
Post date: 4 Oct 2019
Type: Publication

AI is changing the way we work, live and solve challenges. It could be most valuable as a range of applications helping us fight our biggest threat - climate change. AI can reinforce climate predictions, enable smarter decision-making for decarbonising industries ranging from building to transport, and can work out how to allocate renewable energy.   It is part of a wider ethics debate in the EU about how to use AI for the benefit of human beings, the challenges that the technology poses and how best to tackle them.
Post date: 13 Sep 2019
Type: News