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Organized every 2 years, during years with no Indoor Air conference, Healthy Buildings conferences bridge the gap between science and profession, making it one of the most influential conferences on best-practice sustainable solutions for the indoor environment.   We are planning a truly wonderful technical and social programme in Oslo, sharing with you the midsummer delights of this beautiful harbour city with midnight twilight, in one of world's most sustainable cities.  
Post date: 7 Sep 2020
Type: Evento

A net-zero economy by 2050 in the EU requires bold action across all sectors, and in none more than buildings. The building sector is one of the largest contributors to greenhouse gas emissions in the EU.  
Post date: 7 Sep 2020
Type: Publication

Next-generation Dynamic Digital EPCs for Enhanced Quality and User Awareness Objective
Post date: 4 Sep 2020
Type: Enlace

A thermal bridge ‘free’ design is one of the 5 fundamental principles of Passive House design and construction. But, what even is a thermal bridge? Why are they important? And how do we go about reducing or eliminating them?
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: Enlace

Looking for something to keep the little ones busy?   Check out this video reading the International Passive House Association made of the children's book "We are Building a Passive Solar House" by Martina Feirer and Alexandra Frankel.  
Post date: 3 Sep 2020
Type: Enlace

European Member States have different legislation in place and systems to run Energy performance certificate (EPC) schemes. X-tendo proposes conceptual approaches for features combining new ideas with existing methods to work towards developing innovative indicators that could be tested and integrated into the EPC schemes of the implementing countries.  
Post date: 2 Sep 2020
Type: Publication

This report is a guidance document outlining the common requirements for developing and assessing the features for next generation of energy performance certificate (EPC) on new indicators and innovative handling of data brought forward by X-tendo.   X-tendo introduced a set of cross-cutting criteria, which encapsulate the central success factors of EPC development:
Post date: 2 Sep 2020
Type: Publication

The guide focuses on the key EU legislation aimed at transforming and decarbonising the European building stock. This includes an overview of:  
Post date: 2 Sep 2020
Type: Publication

Housing Europe's Annual Conference | Online | #nopricetag Online, 15 October 2020  
Post date: 28 Ago 2020
Type: Evento

Le vendredi 5 juin, la Plateforme des Acteurs pour le Réemploi d’Eléments de Construction à Bruxelles a rencontré Emmanuel Mossay, expert en économie circulaire chez Ecores, Groupe One et à l’Institut Eco-conseil et également, professeur-invité en économie régénérative dans plusieurs universités (ULB, UCLouvain, ULiège, UNamur)  et Hautes Ecoles (Henallux, ICHEC, EPHEC) et administrateur de la
Post date: 27 Ago 2020
Type: Noticias