Environmental issues related to buildings

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Osramhuset (The Osram Building) - Danmark

The Osram Building was originally built in 1953 as an office and warehouse for A/S Dansk Osram, i.e. a lightbulb manufacturer. The building was the first prefabricated building in Copenhagen, and it was built in shock concrete or shavings...
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Klostergebäude Kaiserstrasse - Austria

The building is a symmetrical structure with two wings, which frame the forecourt of the Lazaristenkirche. The north wing was the subject of renovation. It dates from the late "Gründerzeit" period of 1884-1918, was built in 1904 and...
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Addressing fuel poverty

Analyst Brief - November 2019

Energy poverty, or fuel poverty, is often defined as a situation where low-income households are not able to adequately provide basic energy services in their homes and for their transport at affordable cost. A widely used criterion is to...
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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...
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2019 Global Status Report for Buildings and Construction

Towards a zero-emissions, efficient and resilient buildings and construction sector.

The buildings and construction sector accounted for 36% of final energy use and 39% of energy and process-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in 2018, 11% of which resulted from manufacturing building materials and products such as...
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RES4BUILD project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 814865

Renewables for clean energy buildings in a future power system The Challenge   Decarbonising energy consumption in buildings is essential to achieving the EU energy and climate goals. While the use of renewable electricity...
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11th International Conference on Environmental Science and Development-ICESD 2020

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...
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2020 5th International Conference on Advances on Clean Energy Research (ICACER 2020)

After ICACER 2016 held in Bangkok (Thailand), ICACER 2017 in Berlin (Germany), ICACER 2018 in Barcelona (Spain), and ICACER 2019 in Coimbra (Portugal) successfully, 2020 5th International Conference on...

The objectives of ICACER 2020 are to provide a forum to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers, academics and graduate students in the fields of advances on clean energy research, energy economics and energy policy to share up-...