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CircuBED project

Circular Built Environment Design - Applying the Circular Economy to the Design of Social Housing The proposal aims to help the Applicant to resume research after a career break and attain a position of professional independence and maturity. These...

SPARCs project

Sustainable energy Positive & zero cARbon CommunitieS Project description   An inclusive process for the urban sustainable energy transition to smart cities   Renewable technologies for enabling the transformation of cities into...

CircuBED project

Circular Built Environment Design - Applying the Circular Economy to the Design of Social Housing The proposal aims to help the Applicant to resume research after a career break and attain a position of professional independence and...

SPARCs project

Sustainable energy Positive & zero cARbon CommunitieS Project description   An inclusive process for the urban sustainable energy transition to smart cities   Renewable technologies for enabling the transformation of...

MiniStor project

Minimal Size Thermal and Electrical Energy Storage System for In-Situ Residential Installation Innovative building solution for storing heat   Buildings in the European cities need to improve their energy efficiency to...

HAPPI project

Housing Association’s Energy Efficiency Process Planning and Investments The overall objective of the here proposed project “Housing Association’s Energy Efficiency Process Planning and Investments” (HAPPI) is to increase the energy...

Passive House Institute (PHI)

Superior energy efficiency in buildings The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute founded 1996 by Dr Wolfgang Feist with a continuously growing interdisciplinary team of employees.  PHI has...

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...

CHESS SETUP Project

CHESS SETUP is a H2020 funded project designing a technology solutionaiming to increase the energy efficiency, self-sufficiency and renewables in buildings.   The building sector is one of the most resource consuming sectors as it...

CREATE project video - story of the project

CREATE project is in its end and this video shows the main results achieved over the last four years. CREATE developed and demonstrated a heat battery, i.e. an advanced thermal storage system based on Thermo-Chemical Materials (TCMs), that...