Energy policies and regulatory framework

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3rd International Conference on Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions – SSPCR 2019

By definition, smart and sustainable planning for cities and regions strives for digital innovation and the adoption of disruptive and clean technologies, while contributing to long-term environmental protection, developing new value propositions...

SSPCR 2019 specifically wants to support the ‘transposition’ of research into practice and visionary approaches into (planning) policies and tools, to be applied by local authorities and decision-makers in an urban and...
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Climate Emergency: Mainstreaming Passivhaus by 2030 #UKPHC19

Join the UK Passivhaus Conference in Manchester this October to discover how to successfully industrialise the Standard and deliver Passivhaus for the mass market.

View the programme   The wider industry is waking up to the benefits of energy efficient buildings and many policies are beginning to point to Passivhaus (or equivalent!) But are we capable of propelling Passivhaus as the new norm for the...
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Research Brief: Multiple benefits as a driver of energy-efficient building renovation

An increased energy performance of buildings not only reduces energy costs and CO2 emissions, but creates jobs, increases the comfort and health of its occupants and brings environmental benefits in terms of improved air quality. Valuing...
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7^ Conferenza Nazionale Passivhaus

ZEPHIR: ricostruiamo il CLIMA!   Il 14 Novembre una nuova e più grande conferenza Passivhaus ti aspetta nel primo salone internazionale della riqualificazione: RESTRUCTURA!   L’Istituto di...
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SONNET project

This project is funded by the EU Horizon 2020 reasearch and innovatio programme under Grant Agreement N°837498.

SOCIAL INNOVATION IN ENERGY TRANSITIONS: Co-creating a rich understanding of the diversity, processes, contributions, success and future potentials of social innovation in the energy sector The SONNET project would like to make individuals...
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EERAdata project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 847101.

Data-driven decision-support to increase energy efficiency through renovation in European building stock About EERAdata EERAdata aims to accelerate the implementation of the Energy Efficiency first principle across Europe...
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FME Research Centre on Zero Emission Neighbourhoods in Smart Cities (ZEN)

What do they do? At the ZEN Research Centre, they conduct research on zero emission neighbourhoods (ZEN) in smart cities. Their goal is to develop solutions for future buildings and neighbourhoods with no greenhouse gas emissions and...
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ENERJ project

Project co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund

The public buildings sector has an enormous potential for energy savings. However, in the last years the retrofitting rate in the building sector has been far too low, and public buildings are no exception.   The activities of the...