Energy efficiency technologies and materials

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Klimahouse 2020 has been another successful event gathering practitioners, designers, building owners, students, researchers and curious visitors. The fair exhibited the most innovative house building companies in Italy, but also from abroad with the aim to present sustainable, innovative and energy efficient solutions. These ranged from sustainable materials to smart technologies, and from innovative building technics to building installations.  
Post date: 4 Mar 2020
Type: Noticias

The Italian construction sector’s gross value added (GVA) accounted for 16.7% of Italy’s 2018 GDP, making it one of the most important sectors in the national economy. However, by 2018 the construction sector experienced a steep decline compared with 2010, reflected by the decrease of its total added value and turnover value.  
Post date: 4 Mar 2020
Type: Publication

The DGNB assesses buildings and urban districts which demonstrate an outstanding commitment to meeting sustainability objectives. The sustainability concept of the DGNB System is broadly based and goes beyond the well-known three-pillar model. The DGNB System covers all of the key aspects of sustainable building: environmental, economic, sociocultural and functional aspects, technology, processes and site. The first four quality sections have equal weight in the assessment.  
Post date: 4 Mar 2020
Type: Tool

In 2011, a detached house built in Mühltal outside Darmstadt in the 1970s became the first of its kind to be restored and converted into an ‘surplus energy’ house complete with electric vehicle technology.  Following the redevelopment, the building generates more energy than it requires. But this was not achieved by cramming the house full of new technology. It adheres to the highest interior standards and has a classic, timeless feel about it.  
Post date: 4 Mar 2020
Type: Caso

Please find below an important communication from Eurac about the workshop:   As a consequence of the latest developments of the corona virus outbreak in Northern Italy and after consultation with the local health authorities, Eurac has decided to follow the precautionary measures and cancel all public events, lectures and meetings involving a substantial number of people.  
Post date: 2 Mar 2020
Type: Noticias

We are proud to share with you updated promo materials for the ENDURCRETE project.   New edition of the ENDURCRETE project brochure. It contains the map of all the demo sites. You can also read about ENDURCRETE key concept which is based on different novel technologies and tools. You can find the brochure here.   Roll Up Banner.
Post date: 28 Feb 2020
Type: Noticias

We are proud to share with you updated promo materials for the SCORES project.   New edition of the SCORES project brochure. It contains the overall concept and project objectives. You can also read about a demonstration of the integrated hybrid energy system and the impact of the system.   You can find the brochure here.   Updated project presentation.
Post date: 28 Feb 2020
Type: Noticias

We are proud to share with you updated promo materials for the POWERSKIN+ project.   New edition of the POWERSKIN+ project brochure. It contains a brief description of the project. You can also read about the concept of the POWERSKIN+ project and demonstration sites.   Updated project presentation.   You can find the presentation here.  
Post date: 28 Feb 2020
Type: Noticias

2020 Pas­si­ve Hou­se Award: In­ter­na­tion­al ar­chi­tec­tur­al com­pet­i­tion for highly en­ergy ef­fi­cient build­ings.  
Post date: 27 Feb 2020
Type: Evento

'Build­ing the fu­ture - sus­tain­ably' is the slo­gan of the up­com­ing 24th annual In­ter­na­tion­al Pass­ive House Con­fer­en­ce in Ger­many´s cap­it­al Ber­lin this coming September 20-21, 2020  
Post date: 27 Feb 2020
Type: Evento