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Bamboo architecture: Bali's Green School inspires a global renaissance

Bamboo always has been a basic construction material in tropical latitudes. But generally it has been used for inexpensive shacks, stalls, fences, scaffolding and sunscreens. If not treated, bamboo is highly susceptible to fire and...
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fib ICCS20 Call for Abstracts

Czech Technical University in Prague and Czech Concrete Society (fib Czech NMG) are pleased to invite you to the 3rd International Conference on Concrete Sustainability (...

The main objective of the conference is to contribute to sustainable development through dissemination of advanced knowledge which is based on research results and developments in the fields of concrete structures and associated...
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World Green Building Week

World Green Building Week is an annual campaign to raise awareness of green buildings as one the most effective means to achieving a range of global goals, such as addressing climate change, creating sustainable and thriving communities, and...

This World Green Building Week, we’re #BuildingLife and exploring how we can create a green, healthy and climate resilient built environment for all.   This year’s campaign aims to raise greater awareness of the carbon...
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FACADES19 Conference - SOUTH Challenges and beyond

Climate change is already underway, and some dangerous consequences include warmer average temperatures and severe and frequent heat waves.   The recent heat waves, which set new temperature records in Europe, has shown that Western,...
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HESMOS Project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s EU - SEVENTH FRAMEWORK  programme under grant agreement No 260088.

Concept   HESMOS will achieve an industry-driven holistic approach for sustainable optimisation of energy performance and emissions (CO2) reduction through integrated design and simulation, while balancing investment,...
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Perlita Passive house

 

- Project type : Renovation

- Building Type : Isolated or semi-detached house

- Construction...

The goal of the Perlita Project is to show a new path for low energy consumption buildings in Los Angeles and in Southern California through realistic, affordable and reproducible solutions.   The main focus was the energy...
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#1 Edito - Construire durable sous climat chaud

L’ambition de ce dossier vise à rassembler une série de témoignages qui illustrent, dans toutes leurs dimensions, les défis relatifs à la question constructive en climat chaud. Dans la mesure où le concept de « climat...

Climats chauds : de quoi parle-t-on ?   La zone climatique chaude considérée dans le cadre de ce dossier correspond peu ou prou aux régions du monde dont le climat est, au sens de la classification de Köppen, un climat...
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Tivoli Greencity- Greenbizz

- Type de projet : Reconversion urbaine

- Programme : Logements, Bureaux, Services et commerces, Espaces publics, Espaces verts...

Description générale:   Situé sur un ancien site de Belgacom, devenu terrain en friche, le bâtiment dédié au durable s'élèvera sur deux étages le long de la rue Dieudonné Lefèvre. Au rez-de-chaussée, les ateliers (sur 5.000 m2) ; et à l...