On 29 June 2016, the European Union and China signed an agreement with the aim to strengthen their energy cooperation up to 2020.
Post date: 29 Jun 2016
This report, released by the International Energy Agency (IEA), provides a global outlook for energy and air pollution as well as detailed profiles of key countries and regions: the United States, Mexico, the European Union, the People’s Republic of China, India, Southeast Asia and Africa. The document is based on new data for pollutant emissions in 2015 and projections to 2040.
Post date: 28 Jun 2016
After 10 years of development, the Guangzhou International Water Heating Exhibition (GWHE) has played an essential role in international water heating industry, especially in the Asia-Pacific Region. In order to meet the requirement of industry development, the expo organization committee has upgraded the GWHE into the Asia-pacific Water Heating Exhibition (APWHE) in order to provide better services for the industry.
Post date: 31 Mayo 2016
The 6th Low Carbon Earth Summit (LCES-2016) aims to strengthen the technical and business ties in the field of low carbon, and bring experts and industry leaders around the world to exchange state-of-the-art research, development, identify research needs and opportunities in this field. This three days conference will include 4 parallel forums as well as an exhibition running simultaneously with the conference- a platform to showcase new technologies and products. Specific forums include:
Forum 1: Climate Change
Post date: 13 Mayo 2016
Are Green Buildings Biophilic? Why the answer matters, particularly in Asia, Part 1
‘Green’ in Asia is dominated by certification tools. There are now some 14 national variants – not unlike LEED in the US – each offering tiered ratings at the building scale, some at the urban scale. The rating is determined by an aggregated score, the result of compliance with requirements that focus on measurable outcomes such as energy and water efficiency.
Post date: 8 Mar 2016
Investor Confidence Project (ICP) Europe is developing a suite of building energy renovation roadmaps - Energy Performance Protocols - that aim to reduce transaction costs by assembling existing standards and practices into a consistent and transparent process. These tools then enable a marketplace for building owners, project developers, utilities, public programmes and investors to trade in standardised energy efficiency projects.
Post date: 27 Oct 2015
VELUX Langfang Office is the headquarters of VELUX China. Located in the Hebei province, around 45 kilometers from Beijing, the building houses management, marketing and the technical department and sales division.The two-storey building, with sloping walls and in the shape of a pyramid with cut-out top, is the workplace of 54 employees. They enjoy a range of facilities on the company site, which is shared with the nearby VELUX window factory.
Post date: 3 Sep 2015
On 28 November 2013, Beijing was the third Chinese pilot region, after Shenzhen and Shanghai, to start its pilot emissions trading scheme (ETS). The pilot covers about 40% of the city's total emissions, including both direct and indirect emissions from electricity providers, the heating sector, manufacturers and major public buildings. The first compliance period ended in June 2014.
Post date: 26 Jun 2015
Final deadline to apply for the Sustainable Energy Europe Awards has been extended to 16 March 2015. The Sustainable Energy Europe Awards are the EU reference prize for sustainable energy projects in Europe.
Post date: 3 Mar 2015
The 3rd edition of the Green Building Solutions Awards
powered by Construction21 promises to be exceptional, especially with the International Conference for Climate coming up in December in Paris. And, in addition to the 9 countries currently covered by the network*, the competition will open to new partners from around the world.
Post date: 2 Mar 2015