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AIVC WEBINAR | IAQ and Ventilation Metrics

Thursday 8 April 2021, 09:00-10:30 CET   The Air Infitration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) in collaboration with IEA EBC Annex 86 are organizing a workshop consisting of a series of three webinars on:   April 1st, 2021 (17...
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Renovation wave approaches Czechia and Slovakia: 15 new training courses for construction professionals presented by the CraftEdu project

The construction sector is an industry that consumes substantial amount of material sources and energy and produces significant volume of waste.   It nevertheless also carries innovation: digital product passports and building certificates...
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Report on the energy performance analysis of the 4 ZERO-PLUS settlements

ZERO-PLUS is a comprehensive, cost-effective approach for the design, construction and monitoring of Net Zero Energy Settlements (NZESs).   Focusing on the settlement-level instead of single buildings, the ZERO-PLUS approach aims to bring...
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Home Building Finance Ireland offer developers a discounted green development loan using Home Performance Index Certification for sustainable housing developments

Home Building Finance Ireland (HBFI) has launched a new green loan product offering a discount of up to 0.5% on loans to homebuilders for developments certified with Irish Green Building Council’s Home Performance Index certification.   ...
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Webinar Integrated home renovation services in Europe

Friday 26 February

Online only

  The European Commission is hosting a Sustainable Energy Investment Forum (SEI Forum) webinar on integrated home renovation services in Europe on Friday 26 February 2021 from 10.00 to 12.00 (CET).    Integrated home renovation...
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AIVC WEBINAR | Building ventilation: How does it affect SARS-CoV-2 transmission?

Thursday 1 April 2021, 17:00-18:30 CET   The Air Infitration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) in collaboration with IEA EBC Annex 86 are organizing a workshop consisting of a series of three webinars on:   April 1st,...
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AIVC February 2021 Newsletter Special Issue on COVID-19

As already announced in the November issue of the AIVC newsletter, the AIVC board decided to start a project to collect, discuss and disseminate information about COVID‐19 in relation to ventilation and airtightness.   A working group was...
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Designing, constructing and monitoring Net Zero Energy (NZE) Settlements - ZERO-PLUS Closing Event

In view of the ambitious 2050 full decarbonisation target and the need to reduce the initial and operational costs of buildings, the revival of the ‘neighbourhood’ concept is greatly endorsed in recent years.   The ZERO-PLUS project has...