Indoor environment (thermal comfort, indoor air quality, acoustics)

Case

NHT - Burgeck - JE29E (Jenbach -Austria)

This new residential complex in Tirol, completed in 2018, is a passive house construction with 20 condominiums, 19 underground parking spaces and 8 carport spaces. The structure is U-shaped and is divided, due to the slope, in a basement...
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HOCHH(IN)AUS

Unique view and idyllic location, this project in the heart of Vienna consists of 117 privately financed condos. Its planned completion is foreseen for 2019.   The building presents a promising living space in a prime location - right next...
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Hélène Boucher co-ownership in Sevran

This case study represents a rehabilitation and energy renovation of a 1970 condominium. It consists of a small joint ownership of 23 lots in Sevran (in Paris suburbs) as part of the "OPAH Quartier Rougemont" with the operator OZONE.   The...
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The HyCool Project

This project has received funding from the European Union's H2020 programme under Grant Agreement No. 792073.

Concept:   HyCool: Industrial Cooling through Hybrid system based on solar heat, is a project co-funded by the European Union, related to the “LCE-12-2017 (IA): Near-to-market solutions for the use of solar heat in...
Event

VI NZEB Congress - Congreso Edificios Energía Casi Nula - EECN

El Congreso Edificios Energía Casi Nula (EECN) es el principal foro de encuentro profesional en el que abordar el estado actual de los Edificios de Alta Eficiencia y las implicaciones que representan para el sector de la edificación, la...

Contenido y Temáticas – ¿Y después del EECN qué? Una visión de futuro   El lema principal de esta nueva edición del Congreso es “¿Y después del EECN qué? Una visión de futuro”. Con ese enfoque, el V Congreso Edificios...
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Cities to Be: 8th Sustainable Construction International Congress

The HQE-GBC Alliance and Novabuild invite you to Angers on 12 and 13 September 2019 for this International Conference!

 

Cities to Be is a conference promoting action aimed at: BEING UPDATED ON feedback from the field in France and abroad SHARING good practices and solutions MOBILIZING stakeholder dynamics...
News

Financial benefits of deep renovation could help mobilize further investment and improve market financing conditions

Topic of the month (July 2019): Financing energy efficiency in buildings   Current levels of investment are insufficient to deliver on the Union's energy objectives for 2030.   Estimates suggest that around €100 billion need to be...
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3rd Experts meeting of IEA EBC Annex 79 “Occupant-Centric Building Design and Operation”

As of June 2019, Annex 79 has been approved for a three-year working phase! The first meeting of this phase will take place in Perugia Italy on Sept. 9-10, 2019

As building envelopes and mechanical and electrical equipment become more efficient, the impact of occupants on building energy increases.   Meanwhile trends in teleworking, co-working, and home-sharing mean vastly different occupancy than...