case studies

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Three publications will be finalised by end of 2013 and beginning of 2014 showcasing findings from the analysis of the 22 EU projects that have been running in the frame of the CONCERTO initiative (FP6, FP7) of the EU. The meta-project CONCERTO Premium will publish the outcomes of the last three years of their work:
Post date: 20 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

This is one of the SUSTAINCO project's case studies. Garwnant Visitor Centre in Wales is a publicly owned site originally consisting of a single stone building. The aim of this development was to add a new building and re-develop the old one, making best use of its natural surroundings and resources including materials, light and energy.
Post date: 10 Oct 2013
Type: Caso

In the framework of ZEMedS project, which deals with school deep renovation leading nZEB concept in Mediterranean climates, first exemplary renovations have been identified in this regard. The corresponding schools are located in Montpellier surroundings and have been conceived according to BBC French voluntary label. - Victor Hugo School in Clapiers - La Castelle School Group in Lattes
Post date: 9 Oct 2013
Type: Caso

Post date: 20 Dic 2012
Type: Publication

Here you can download the PDF version of this Overview article (see below under 'Additional documents').Enjoy reading, and feel free to send a comment of your own! Legislation and National Applications
Post date: 12 Sep 2012
Type: Noticias

The IREEN project will design a roadmap for energy-positive neighbourhoods for what should be done within the next 10 years. “Energy positive” neighbourhoods have the capacity to generate more power than needed, by consuming low energy or reduced energy over the life cycle. The IREEN roadmap will link and prioritise actions through the innovation life cycle: RTD (Research & Technological Development), experimentation and   validation, the transfer to market and deployment, and standardisation.
Post date: 7 Mayo 2012
Type: Noticias

The article also presents a list of advantages of a combined chilled water system.
Post date: 20 Mar 2012
Type: Publication

Post date: 27 Ene 2012
Type: Enlace

This new platform will offer various useful topics to building practitioners such as;  news, thematic communities and a database of the most innovative building or refurbishment projects. A prototype website is already running in French. Join us!
Post date: 13 Oct 2011
Type: Enlace