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REMOTE project

Remote area Energy supply with Multiple Options for integrated hydrogen-based TEchnologies REMOTE has the objective to demonstrate the technical and economic feasibility of two fuel cells-based H2 energy storage solutions (one integrated...
This project has received funding from the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen 2 Joint Undertaking under grant agreement No 779541. This Joint Undertaking receives support from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, ...
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Fatura Amiga

A adoção de boas práticas é uma das formas de promover a poupança de energia nas nossas casas.   Uma correta interpretação da fatura de eletricidade ajuda a ter uma melhor noção dos consumos e custos da eletricidade, e verificar se a...
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A community-based Virtual Power Plant (cVPP)

Although local power generation by renewable sources is increasing, it has not yet had a real impact on radical decarbonisation of the energy sector, Changes need to be made by unlocking the potential of the prosumer. This project proposes...
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Long-term renovation strategies

All EU countries must establish a long-term renovation strategy to support the renovation of their national building stock into a highly energy efficient and decarbonised building stock by 2050.    The requirement for EU countries to adopt...
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IFMA - Facility Management

What is Facility Management?   Who manages one of your organization’s largest assets with one of the largest operating budgets? Your facility manager.   Facility management (FM) is a profession that encompasses multiple disciplines to...
About Us Founded in 1980, IFMA is the world's largest and most widely recognized international association for facility management professionals, supporting over 23,000 members in more than 100 countries.
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Renovation wave

A refurbished and improved building stock in the EU will help pave the way for a decarbonised and clean energy system, as the building sector is one of the largest energy consumers in Europe, responsible for more than one third of the EU's...
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EDA - European Demolition Association

The European Demolition Association, EDA, was founded in 1978 and is the leading platform for national demolition associations, demolition contractors and suppliers.   The EDA has a strong focus on developments in Europe, which are of...
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Women Driving the Passive House Industry: Interview with Anne Vogt

Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the International Passive House Association’s newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working in the Passive House community. The iPHA team interviewed a handful of...
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Women Driving the Passive House Industry: Interview with Ann-Marie Fallon

Women Driving the Passive House Industry is the International Passive House Association’s newest interview series which aims to highlight the remarkable women working in the Passive House community. The iPHA team interviewed a handful of...
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DHCitizen

District energy is a modern solution to traditional challenges.   In Europe, heating and cooling accounts for half of all energy consumption and around 40% of GHG emissions. Only 15% of this heat is generated from renewable energy.  ...
This webpage was created as part of the UpgradeDH project. The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no 785014.
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Upgrade DH project

The Upgrade DH project aims to improve the performance of district heating networks in Europe by supporting selected demonstration cases for upgrading, which can be replicated in Europe.   More specifically, the objectives of the Upgrade...
The project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement no 785014
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Expert Talks - Christophe Sykes, Director General at Construction Products Europe

Check the link to watch the full interview! For the 6th edition of the Expert Talks series, the interviewee is Christophe Sykes, Director General at Construction Products Europe (AISBL) and member of the Chairman Advisory Group of the CEN...
EXPERT TALKS is a new initiative from BUILD UP. In the form of face-to-face interviews, experts coming from all around Europe and covering the field of Energy Efficiency in buildings from different perspectives will share their views,...
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EuroAce - European Alliance of Companies for Energy Efficiency in Buildings

History of EuroACE   Following an invitation by the European Commission to discuss the importance of reducing the energy consumption in buildings, the European Alliance of Companies for Energy Efficiency in Buildings (EuroACE) was created...
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The international Ventilative Cooling Platform - venticool

Main goal, scope and ambition   The overall goal of the platform is to increase communication, networking and awareness raising to mobilize the untapped energy savings potential.   The scope of venticool covers as well natural, mechanical...
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UIA World Congress of Architects 2023

SUSTAINABLE FUTURES - LEAVE NO ONE BEHIND   Our goal is to promote, discuss, develop and showcase architecture as a crucial tool to achieving the UN 17 Sustainable Development Goals by 2030. We will share good solutions and ensure that the...
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The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA)

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) is an intergovernmental organisation that supports countries in their transition to a sustainable energy future, and serves as the principal platform for international cooperation, a centre...
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Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex)

Our Work The Building Energy Exchange (BE-Ex) connects New York City’s real estate and design communities to energy and lighting efficiency solutions through education, exhibitions, technology demonstrations, and research.   Education: BE-...
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Passive House Accelerator

The Passive House Community is creative, driven, and Collaborative. Passive House Accelerator has been created to make it easier for others to learn about Passive House design and construction, to support the community by allowing them to...
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FACEcamp project

FACEcamp project aims at strengthening a long-term transnational cooperation among companies and R&I entities in the field of advanced façade systems for healthy, comfortable and energy efficient buildings. FACEcamp goal is to support...
FACEcamp is an Interreg project - European Regional Development Fund
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MUSE GRIDS project

In recent years the energy paradigm is shifting from big-size centralized power plants to small-medium size distributed generation plants injecting power in a bi-directional power flow grid. For this reason, a new concept called “Smart...
This Project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Programme under Grant Agreement N. 824441