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Meredith Davis

Editor, CIMNE / Building Energy and Environment Group [BEE] (Public)

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International VELUX Award 2018 call for daylight projects

Every second year since 2004, the VELUX Group has invited students of architecture to participate in the International VELUX Award. The award seeks to challenge the students to explore the role of daylight in architecture and inspire new thinking....

Biodiversum Visitor Center: Eco-architecture Wooden Building in Luxembourg

The Biodiversum Visitor Centre is located in Remerschen on the edge of the Haff Réimech Nature Reserve.    The visitor centre building was designed to be closely tied to the land making it very relevant to the functions and activities of the centre...

Household energy prices in the EU down compared with 2016

Energy prices in 2017 - Household energy prices in the EU down compared with 2016 - -0.5% for electricity and -6.3% for gas     Brussels, 29 November 2017 In the European Union (EU), household electricity prices...

Third Report on the State of the Energy Union just published

The Third Report on the State of the Energy Union was published on 24 November, 2017. This report looks at progress made since the last state of the energy union in February 2017 and assesses challenges to be addressed. The EU is...

Smart-Up project

Smart-Up is an EU funded project that will encourage vulnerable customers in those Member States that have embarked on the roll-out of Smart Meters to actively use their Smart Meters and In-House Displays to achieve energy savings...

Les Nouveaux Défis du Solaire en Île-de-France

ARENE Ile-de-France is organizing a conference on solar energy in Île-de-France on Tuesday 19 December, 2017 in the morning. The conference will start at 9 am and will take place in Halle Pajol, in Paris (France). The aim of the meeting is to...

Urban Innovative Actions: Topics for 3rd call opens in December

The EU Urban Innovative Actions (UIA) initiative has just published the topics for its upcoming third call for proposals.   In the third call for proposals, which will be launched in December 2017, interested candidates will be...

2018 EU Covenant of Mayors Ceremony and Investment Forum

The Covenant of Mayors will celebrate its 10th anniversary next year with the 2020 milestone coming closer. The Covenant Ceremony and Investment Forum will be held on 21 and 22 February 2018 in Brussels. The EU is modernizing its energy, climate...

Seventh Regional Energy Conference (Bulgaria)

BEMF (Bulgarian Energy and Mining Forum) in partnership with ABEA, PUBLENEF and Srednogorie Industrial Cluster have organised the Seventh Regional Energy Conference “Bulgaria before the EU Presidency’2018: New energy policies”...

Cité du Centenaire: energy retrofit and neighbourhood urban renewal