The CraftEdu project sets up a blueprint in the efforts for mutual recognition of qualifications in the construction sector
Post date: 20 mai 2020
Post date: 18 mai 2020
BIM methods and tools have an increasing impact in the construction sector, to help to improve the productivity and cooperation across its full value chain. While BIM has mainly been applied on new buildings, the BIM4Ren project investigates its use and potential in renovation projects, through easy-to-use tools, to achieve the EU energy targets for the European building stock. In this first webinar, we will present the general concept and challenges we are tackling.
Post date: 5 mai 2020
Towards a smart home: InBetween Project Consortium developed a notification system which allows you to adopt more energy-efficient behaviors
The introduction of the smart home concept and Internet of Things (IoT) in the residential sector has enabled numerous new possibilities with regards to the integration with smart sensors.
Post date: 28 avr 2020
Jan Cromwijk and Veronika Schröpfer introduce new training and assessment tools developed in several EU Horizon 2020 projects to assist practitioners to identify and address the strengths and weaknesses of their low carbon skills for new build and retrofit. Online learning packages to address skill gaps have been created, are freely accessible, and can facilitate the co-creation and application of interdisciplinary qualification schemes.
Post date: 24 avr 2020
Check the 1st issue of the H2020 project EEnvest!
Here are the topics included:
Post date: 15 avr 2020
Our living environments have a tremendous impact on our health and wellbeing. Ensuring their suitability and adaptability to people’s needs and preferences – including when these needs and preferences evolve over time – is one of the most effective approaches to respond to challenges brought to us by Europe’s ageing demographics. However, a huge share of the building stock is not adapted to permit older persons to age in place. Even today’s new constructions are often not prepared to support health and wellbeing over the life course.
Post date: 27 mar 2020
ENVISION has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 767180 in order to demonstrate a full and innovative renovation concept that harvests energy from ALL building surfaces, both transparent and opaque.
Post date: 23 mar 2020
Paul McCormack, Project coordinator, tells us more about how the project is supporting the implementation of BIM and driving digital transformation across the EU construction supply chain.
Could you describe the project and its objectives?
Post date: 17 mar 2020
Financing Energy Efficiency using Private Investments
F-PI “Financing Energy Efficiency using Private Investments” is a H2020 project, funded by the European Commission, whose aim is promoting and speeding up the development of private investments in energy efficiency, sustainable mobility and self-consumption.
The project offers exclusive services to project developers and promoters such as:
Post date: 10 mar 2020