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The OPEN HOUSE methodology assesses the whole life- cycle of a building:
Post date: 22 Ago 2011
Type: Noticias

Situated about 30 minutes from Barcelona, the city of Santa Eulalia de Ronçana worked with a team of architects to design and build a nursery school reliant on renewable energy technologies. The core focus of Ecoarquitectura Gabi Barbeta (the network of architects devoted to the project) was "Sustainable Architecture and Consciousness Evolution." Their aim was to improve growth and foster children's health through inspirational architecture. To minimise the environmental impact of the building, the team gave priority to locally-sourced and natural materials.
Post date: 4 Ago 2011
Type: Noticias

The first phase of the Center for Aircraft Maintenance "Cessna Aircraft" which will be built at the airport of Manises (Valencia), received three "leaves" of the six ¨leaves¨ that the certificate awards for the level that is recognized by the environmental merit of a project. In a press release, the world organization in Spain which is called the Consejo para la Edificación Sostenible (Green Building Council españa) explains that the main function of this certification is to quantify the environmental impact that has been avoided in a construction.
Post date: 4 Ago 2011
Type: Noticias

La primera fase del Centro de Mantenimiento de Aviones de "Cessna Aircraft", que se construirá en el aeropuerto de Manises (Valencia), recibió tres "hojas" de las seis que otorga la certificación, por los niveles que reconocen el "mérito medioambiental" de un proyecto. En un comunicado de prensa, la organización mundial, que en España se denomina Consejo para la Edificación Sostenible, aclara que la función principal de esta certificación es la de cuantificar los impactos medioambientales que se han evitado en una construcción.
Post date: 4 Ago 2011
Type: Noticias

The kit includes: 3 student´s handbooks on energy efficiency in buildings, transport and industry 1 teacher´s guidebook power point slides for teachers multimedia animations instructions for creating and using a low cost experiment kit videos and presentations from the winners of the European Energy Saving Award (success stories to be easily replicated throughout Europe)
Post date: 3 Ago 2011
Type: Tool

Madrid, 07.01.2011 - The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Spanish Instituto para la Diversificación y Ahorro de la Energía (IDAE) have reached a financial agreement to launch the Portfolio Fund JESSICA as a financial instrument focusing on energy efficiency and renewable energy projects .  This is a novel idea in the use of structural funds from the European Union.
Post date: 28 Jul 2011
Type: Noticias

Madrid, 1.07.2011 - El Banco Europeo de Inversiones (BEI) y el Instituto para la Diversificación y Ahorro de la Energía (IDAE) han concluido un Acuerdo de Financiación para poner en marcha un Fondo de Cartera JESSICA como instrumento financiero enfocado a proyectos de eficiencia energética y uso de energías renovables lo que supone una fórmula novedosa en la utilización de fondos estructurales de la Unión Europea.
Post date: 21 Jul 2011
Type: Noticias

Refurbishment guides for inspection and intervention are needed by the current stock of residential buildings for several reasons. Some of these are:
Post date: 11 Jul 2011
Type: Tool

My Smart Energy Home wurde im Rahmen des von der EU geförderten IEE Projektes 10Action entwickelt.
Post date: 2 Jul 2011
Type: Tool

An overview of the current status of implementation and plans for future development of the EPBD in Spain.  The report covers updates to the legislation, certification for residential, non residential and public buildings, quality assurance, training and examinations for qualified experts, inspections, including quality control mechanisms, information and communication campaigns, and incentives and subsidies.  This report is part of the work performed within the Concerted Action EPBD, co-funded by the Community´s Intelligent Energy Europe programme under the contract IEE/CA/07
Post date: 14 Jun 2011
Type: Publication