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MAKING-CITY project

A lighthouse project where innovative solutions of RES production, energy storage or smart control implemented on high performance buildings, are implemented at real scale to demonstrate that the Positive Energy District (PED) concept is a...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 824418
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European Technology & Innovation Platforms (ETIPs)

European Technology & Innovation Platforms (ETIPs) have been created by the European Commission in the framework of the new Integrated Roadmap Strategic Energy Technology Plan (SET Plan) by bringing together a multitude of stakeholders...
This website has been developed in the frame of the INTENSYS4EU project co-funded under the Horizon 2020 Programme. 
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SWS-HEATING project

The SWS-HEATING project will develop an innovative seasonal thermal energy storage (STES) unit with a novel storage material and creative configuration, i.e. a sorbent material embedded in a compact multi-modular sorption STES unit. This...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 764025. 
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GRESB project

GRESB was launched in 2009 by a group of large pension funds who wanted to have access to comparable and reliable data on the ESG performance of their investments. In the intervening years, it have grown to become the leading Environmental...
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buildingSMART

buildingSMART is the worldwide industry body driving the digital transformation of the built asset industry. buildingSMART is committed to delivering improvement by the creation and adoption of open, international standards and solutions...
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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 renewable energy policy...
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Hybrid-BioVGE project

Hybrid Variable Geometry Ejector Cooling and Heating System for Buildings Driven by Solar and Biomass Heat The Hybrid – BioVGE project is proposed with the primary objective to develop, design and demonstrate a highly integrated solar/...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 818012
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RES4BUILD project

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

Solar-Biomass Reversible energy system for covering a large share of energy needs in buildings Renewable energy system integrated at the building scale Project Concept   The SolBio-Rev project concept is to develop a configuration based on...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 814945
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The SHERPA project

Shaping the ethical dimensions of smart information systems (SIS) – a European perspective In collaboration with a broad range of stakeholders, the SHERPA project will investigate, analyse and synthesise our understanding of the ways in...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, under grant agreement No 786641.
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IDEAS project

Novel building Integration Designs for increased Efficiencies in Advanced Climatically Tunable Renewable Energy Systems The IDEAS project is creating an innovative building-integrated renewable energy system. As a result of IDEAS, it will...
This project is funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 815271 
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Build-in-wood project

PROJECT DESCRIPTION   To meet the global and European challenges of reducing the GHG emissions from the construction sector, Build-in-Wood will develop a sustainable and innovative wood value chain for the construction of multi-storey wood...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 862820.
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SWITCH2SAVE project

Lightweight switchable smart solutions for energy saving large windows and glass façades Between 25 and > 60% of total energy transfer through building envelopes is driven by glass based components such as windows, glass facades and...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement n°869929, project Switch2save.
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RE-COGNITION project

Challenge   The building sector is accountable for 40% of the energy consumed and 36% of carbon emissions in the EU. Approximately one-third of the buildings currently in use are more than 50 years old, having little or no renewable energy...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research & innovation programme under grant agreement n° 815301
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Plug-N-Harvest project

Plug-n-harvest’s strategic goal   The main strategic goal of the PLUG-N-HARVEST proposal is to design, develop, demonstrate and exploit a new modular, plug-n-play concept/product for ADBE(Adaptable/Dynamic Building Envelopes) – deployable...
The Plug-n-Harvest project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement number 768735.
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ATELIER project

ATELIER is a smart city project that demonstrates Positive Energy Districts (PEDs) within 8 European cities with sustainability and carbon neutrality as guiding ambitions. Amsterdam and Bilbao are the Lighthouse cities that will generate...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.864374
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ZERO-PLUS project

Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology Buildings and settlements are nowadays increasingly expected to meet higher and potentially more complex levels of performance. They should be...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme under Grant Agreement No. 678407.
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DOMINOES project

Connecting Europe, Saving Energy The DOMINO project will nudge more than 3,400 households from the regions of Brussels, Berlin and Naples towards more energy efficient behaviour and will connect participating households in their region to...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.696074.
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Innova-Microsolar project

Innova MicroSolar  (Innovative Micro Solar Heat and Power System for Domestic and Small Business Residential Buildings) is a research and innovation project funded by the European Commission under the HORIZON 2020 Framework Programme. The...
This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No.723596
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FEEdBACk project

The core objective of FEEdBACk is to promote, stimulate and deliver energy efficiency through behavioural change. To encourage a more efficient energy utilization and a more responsible consumer behaviour, the gamification platform will be...
This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 768935.