Energy efficiency technologies and materials

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The EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW), organised by the European Commission, is the biggest event dedicated to renewable energy sources and efficient energy use in Europe.   It brings together public authorities, private companies, NGOs and consumers to promote initiatives to save energy and move towards renewables for clean, secure and efficient power. The event provides a unique platform for sharing ideas and knowhow, to showcase projects, network and gain immediate feedback from policymakers and citizens alike.
Post date: 10 Ene 2020
Type: Noticias

Solar-Biomass Reversible energy system for covering a large share of energy needs in buildings Renewable energy system integrated at the building scale Project Concept  
Post date: 10 Ene 2020
Type: Enlace

Through its BUILD UP Skills initiative, the EU aims to equip the next generation of construction sector workers – from on-site workers to design professionals and senior management – with the skills and knowledge needed to ensure building and renovation projects meet stringent energy-efficiency requirements.
Post date: 10 Ene 2020
Type: Publication

EcoHouse è una nuova manifestazione che propone materiali e tecnologie per l’efficienza energetica.   EcoHouse si affianca alla 12° edizione di Progetto Fuoco, che con più di 750 espositori e oltre 75.000 visitatori, è il più importante appuntamento mondiale per il settore del riscaldamento a biomassa.  
Post date: 10 Ene 2020
Type: Evento

The EU launched the BUILD UP Skills initiative in 2011 to answer to the lack of adequate construction skills which hampers the developmennt of NZEBs and effective renovations. This initiative aimed to increase the number of qualified trade professionals by developing national qualification platforms and roadmaps, and providing training in the field of energy efficiency and renewable energy in buildings.
Post date: 10 Ene 2020
Type: Noticias

Welcome to the official website of the 2020 11th International Conference on Environmental Science and Development-ICESD 2020 will be held during February 10-12, 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. ICESD 2020 brings together innovative academics and industrial experts in the field of Environmental Science and Development to a common forum.  
Post date: 10 Ene 2020
Type: Evento

The seventh edition of the Trade Fair for Low-energy, Passive and Zero-energy Buildings FOR PASIV has registered a large growth of interest among both exhibitors and visitors this year again. This was supported in a significant way also by the FOR WOOD Trade Fair where more than 70 firms were presenting their products and services this year.
Post date: 9 Ene 2020
Type: Evento

PROJECT DESCRIPTION   To meet the global and European challenges of reducing the GHG emissions from the construction sector, Build-in-Wood will develop a sustainable and innovative wood value chain for the construction of multi-storey wood buildings. The ambition of the project is to make optimized and cost effective wood construction methods common practice in the European construction sector.  
Post date: 9 Ene 2020
Type: Enlace

Lightweight switchable smart solutions for energy saving large windows and glass façades
Post date: 9 Ene 2020
Type: Enlace

Hotmaps is a GIS-based online software that supports authorities and energy planners to set up a strategic heating and cooling plan for their region. The definite version of the tool is now available at www.hotmaps.eu and tool developers will continue to improve it and add new calculation modules for heating and cooling planning until the end of the project life.  
Post date: 9 Ene 2020
Type: Tool