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iPHA’s Q&A with PHI – Building Certification with Corinna Geiger

How does the building certification process work? Why should buildings be certified? These are just some of the questions that the new series “iPHA Q&A with PHI” answered. Once a month, the iPHA Team sits together...

PrismArch project

This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon H2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 952002.

Concept:   Current architectural and engineering design programmes enable complex and creative designs to be easily and accurately modelled.   Using advanced virtual reality (VR) applications, designers can immersively...

Guide Prosumerism and PV plant calculation tool

Insights in EU and the legislation framework of each participating country, support schemes, tools and guidelines.   The documents give information about PV market trends and costs, including installed capacity trends, price trends for...

E-learning for building professionals

The building sector presents a considerable unexploited potential for cost-effective energy savings. Nearly Zero-Energy Building (NZEB) standards have become a mandatory requirement in Europe for new construction from 2020, however...

“My Europe 2050” e-learning tool

My Europe in 2050 lets you choose how we will change the European "Machine" in the next decades. How we will move, live, eat and consume, how we will change the agriculture, transport, energy generation, building sector and production...

Expert Interview - Eugenio Quintieri Secretary, General of the EBC

Eugenio Quintieri is the Secretary-General of the European Builders Confederation (EBC) since June 2017.   In addition to managing EBC secretariat, Eugenio represents EBC in the European Social dialogue committee, supervises several...

A Pattern Language from Passive House

How to design and build high-performance apartment buildings at the lowest possible cost.   "A Pattern Language from Passive House" is an interactive workshop that teaches cost-effective planning and design of affordable,...

Introduction to the Passive House Standard (A PG&E Event)

This course guides participants through the principles and economics of the Passive House Standard highlighting case studies in California.   About this Event   To enroll for this course, please go to PG&E's...