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Green Recovery in Spain and Italy: Accelerating Home Renovation after COVID-19

As two of the worst-hit countries in Europe by the COVID-19 pandemic, helping communities recover and stimulating the economy is fundamental for a successful recovery in Italy and Spain. Looking to a forge a “green recovery” largely means...
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What is a Thermal Bridge?

A thermal bridge ‘free’ design is one of the 5 fundamental principles of Passive House design and construction. But, what even is a thermal bridge? Why are they important? And how do we go about reducing or eliminating them? We hope to...
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|Online course| Safe operation of buildings and HVAC systems during the COVID-19 pandemic

This online course (~6 hours) covers key topics on how to resume activities, safely operate buildings and specifically use densely occupied indoor spaces during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. The course is based on the REHVA COVID-19...
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The ePANACEA project website is now live!

ePANACEA is a project funded under the EU's Horizon 2020 programme, aimed at developing generation energy performance assessment and certification for buildings. The vision is for ePANACEA to become a relevant instrument in the European...
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ePANACEA HORIZON 2020 project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s HORIZON 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 892421

ePANACEA is a project funded under the EU's Horizon 2020 programme, aimed at developing a holistic methodology for energy performance assessment and certification of buildings. The vision is ePANACEA becoming a relevant instrument in the...
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A guidebook to European building policy – key legislation and initiatives

European building policy has been under development since the 1990s. Under the leadership of the European Commission building standards and policies have gradually improved, taking into account issues such as financing solutions, renewable...

The guide focuses on the key EU legislation aimed at transforming and decarbonising the European building stock. This includes an overview of:   The Clean Energy Package for all Europeans – a comprehensive set of legislation that defines...
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Florestine Residence

The project belongs to a larger urban intervention with the new Grand Parc in Bordeaux, with green area and public spaces, and it occupies a central place in redefining the neighbourhood. It also has an identity vocation because it...
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PLAGE : la législation énergétique qui va transformer l’immobilier bruxellois

 

 

Le secteur du bâtiment est le principal producteur de gaz à effet de serre et le deuxième plus grand émetteur de substances polluantes dans l’air de la Région de Bruxelles-Capitale (RBC). En conséquence, la RBC a décidé d’...