Practices

Plus-energy St. Franziskus Elementary School in Halle, Germany

In Halle (Saale), a plus-energy school was built as a sustainable and ecological construction made with a timber frame and cellulose insulation in accordance with the Passive House standard. The building replaces the old existing site of...

Comprehensive street lighting project from the Municipality of Gunskirchen (Austria)

The municipality of Gunskirchen decided to refurbish the street lighting system to energy-efficient LED technology using EPC, since it recognised that its street lighting system required significant refurbishment work and that the...

Zaramaga - social housing renovation challenge in sustainability

The project consists of an energy refurbishment in a social housing block containing 30 dwellings built between the 1950’s and 60’s and located in the neighborhood of Zaramaga in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain. The owner´s housing association,...

Lithuania first registered nZEB (class A++) house

Varžybas dėl energiškai naudingiausio namo laimėjo ir pirmojo Lietuvoje A++ klasės (energijos beveik nevartojantys pastatai) namo titulą pelnė Varėnos rajone, Panaros kaime įsikūrusi „Pilnų namų bendruomenė“. Ji pasistatė šiuo metu...

Improved LED technology in Ribaforada (North/Central Spain)

The Municipality wanted to renovate and improve the outdoor lighting installations by providing quality street lighting with improved LED technology, while seeking maximum energy efficiency and minimum maintenance cost.The main objective...

The Edge: Amsterdam office building with highest BREEAM score to date

The Edge is located in ZuidAs, Amsterdam and is currently considered the greenest building in the world, according to the BREEAM green building certification scheme. The building has been given the highest ­sustainability score ever...

Treet - a wooden high-rise building with excellent energy performance

Treet or "The Tree" in Norwegian proves that sustainable solutions for buildings in an urban context can indeed be achieved by working across different sectors to create a cost-efficient, modular high-rise building using a ...

Retrofit of streetlighting in a residential area (Gdansk-Pomerania)

The project SOWA Nieborowska consisted of the refurbishment of the public lighting along the street Nieborowska in Gdansk (Illuminated area: 20,437 m²). The project was triggered by the willingness to improve safety and security by...

CASE DI LUCE: Urban Regeneration and Low Carbon Architecture

Case di Luce is an example of sustainable urban regeneration in a densely urbanized area. The site, located in the town of Bisceglie Italy, was a former industrial site that was not in use. All old building structures were demolished and...

The municipality Rohrbach-Berg highly recommends LED technology to other municipalities (Upper Austria)

The street lighting project was originally planned in the municipality of Berg. After Berg and the neighbouring municipality of Rohrbach were amalgamated, the renovation project covered the whole street lighting of the former municipality...

The project SOWA modernised the lighting along the Piecewska street (Gdansk-Pomerania)

The project SOWA Piecewska consisted of refurbishing the public lighting along the street Piecewska in Gdansk (Illuminated area: 19,130 m²). Due to new investments in this district of the city and the installation of a new tram line, an...

Small municipality renovates street lighting system: Cabanillas, Spain

With a population slightly below 1,000 inhabitants, the municipality of Cabanillas decided to evaluate an energy efficiency project with its streetlighting. The main objective was the improvement of the physical state and energy efficiency...

Kilkenny City Lighting Project

The street lighting infrastructure in Kilkenny County was established during the past 60-70 years. The area selected for this project was a representative sample of the 9,800 lamps throughout the county. Street lighting represents...

Energy Performance Contracting for Energy Efficient Streetlighting – Antiesenhofen (Austria)

The street lighting system of the municipality of Antiesenhofen was quite old (partly from the 60s) and represented a large percentage of the municipality's electricity consumption. The main objective of the project was to improve the...

CommONEnergy & Modena Canaletto: the transformation of a shopping centre into lighthouse project of energy efficiency

This supermarket which has approximately 1,200 m2 dedicated to the sales area is located in a residential zone close to the centre of Modena. The building underwent renovation during the summer 2016 before reopening in September. Around 50...

Passivistas - The House Project: Retrofit towards nZEB 2020

The first Passive House certified renovation in Greece   The existing building, a typical 1960´s Athens single-family house, was selected for a full refurbishment using Passivhaus standards. The bearing structure was...

Headquarters of the Parliament of the Brussels-Capital Region

Construction d’un immeuble de bureau de prestige et réhabilitation d’un bâtiment existant à valeur patrimoniale   Un projet en phase avec son temps Le nouveau programme prévoyait le siège du Parlement...

City Hall and multi-functional space in Champneuville France

Project type : Extension + refurbishment Building Type : Other building Construction Year : 1920 Delivery year : 2012 Climate zone : [Cfb] Marine Mild Winter, warm summer, no dry season. Net Floor Area : 212 m2  Construction/refurbishment...

Committed of... The Ardennes

Ardennes is a solid wood program, built in heart of the island Ardennes street. This 15 unit building with cellar, from one-bedroom to three-bedroom and funded Social Rental Loans (PLS), was designed by the architectural firm Design SF. It...
Ardennes is a solid wood program, built in heart of the island Ardennes street. This 15 unit building with cellar, from one-bedroom to three-bedroom and funded Social Rental Loans (PLS), was designed by the architectural firm Design SF. It...

African Development Bank (BMCE)

The project involves the realization of BMCE Academy, located bouskoura. This project consists of a set of training rooms, a reception center, an amphitheater, a restaurant, a bank branch and finally a Data Center.
The project involves the realization of BMCE Academy, located bouskoura. This project consists of a set of training rooms, a reception center, an amphitheater, a restaurant, a bank branch and finally a Data Center.