Environmental issues related to buildings

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Triple-A project

Enhancing at an Early Stage the Investment Value Chain of Energy Efficiency Projects Triple-A has a practical result-oriented approach, seeking to identify which investments can be considered as Triple-A investments, fostering sustainable growth,...

International Passive House Association Blog

The International Passive House Association Blog is filled with entries related to highly energy efficient buildings. Topics include summer comfort, the first Passive House hospital, energy efficient high rises, integrating renewable energy sources...

Triple-A project

Enhancing at an Early Stage the Investment Value Chain of Energy Efficiency Projects Triple-A has a practical result-oriented approach, seeking to identify which investments can be considered as Triple-A investments, fostering sustainable...

International Passive House Association Blog

The International Passive House Association Blog is filled with entries related to highly energy efficient buildings. Topics include summer comfort, the first Passive House hospital, energy efficient high rises, integrating renewable...

Syn.ikia project

Syn.ikia aims at achieving sustainable plus energy neighbourhoods with more than 100% energy savings, 90% renewable energy generation triggered 100% GHG emission reduction, and 10% life cycle costs reduction, compared to nZEB levels. This...

cs-BIPV-FS project

Next-generation transparent PV for Building Integrated Photovoltaics PV technology for building energy self-sustainability   Commercial and residential buildings guzzle as much as 40 % of the energy in the EU. The growing...

SEforALL - Sustainable Energy for All

Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) is an international organization working with leaders in government, the private sector and civil society to drive further, faster action toward achievement of Sustainable Development Goal 7 (SDG7),...

SolarPower Europe

SolarPower Europe’s aim is to ensure that more energy is generated by solar than any other energy source by 2030 and to lead our members to make solar the core of a smart, sustainable, secure and inclusive energy system in order to reach...

POWERSKIN+ introduction video

Check out the introduction promo video of the POWERSKIN+ project!   This EU granted H2020 project focuses on highly advanced modular integration of insulation, energizing and storage systems for non-residential buildings. The project aims...

Institute for european energy and climate policy

The INSTITUTE FOR EUROPEAN ENERGY AND CLIMATE POLICY (IEECP) is a non-for-profit research organisation that brings together some of Europe’s leading interdisciplinary experts on climate change, energy efficiency and...