On-site renewable energy sources

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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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EduFootprint app tool

Improvement of Energy & Resource Efficiency by reducing the Environmental Footprint in public school buildings, while considering the whole life cycle of education service.
The general objective of EduFootprint Project is to better manage, plan and monitor the energy consumption in public buildings in the Mediterranean area.   Specifically, EduFootprint aims to reach this aim working focused in public school...
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My2050 - Educational webtool on low carbon scenario for 2050

With 'My2050' the Belgian government aims to encourage a debate with all citizens (and pupils of the 3rd degree secondary in particular) on how we can make our society evolve towards a low carbon society by 2050.   My2050 provides:   -an...
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Overview | Achieve Better Buildings! Passive House Conference Heidelberg - May 2019

The Passive House standard was defined and put into practice for the first time in Darmstadt in 1991 almost three decades ago. Next October 2019, the 23rd International Passive House Conference will take place for the first time outside...
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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...
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The BestRES project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 691689.

Concept   The BestRES project aimed to develop innovative business models for integration of renewable energy sources by aggregating distributed generation such as wind, PV, biogas, biomass, hydro, Combined Heat and Power...
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The Net-Zero 2050 Project

The Net-Zero 2050 is a new initiative of the European Climate Foundation with contributions from a consortium of experts and organisations funded by the ECF.

Concept   The Paris Agreement commits us to making this transition, and long-term strategic planning shows that many of the decisions and actions needed to get us on track must be taken imminently.   Reports in the series...
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The CRREM  Project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no. 785058.

Concept   The European Union intends to decarbonize the building sector by 2050. Investment in retrofit could benefit the EU by up to EUR 175 bn per year.   One of the biggest challenges for the reduction...