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Who are the AECB?   The AECB (Association for Environment Conscious Building) is a network of individuals and companies with a common aim of promoting sustainable building. Running since the 1980's the AECB are the largest and oldest network for sustainable building.   What do we do?  
Post date: 24 Giu 2020
Type: Link

July 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Free   Whole House Deep Retrofit – AECB Expert Advisor Robert Prewett   Robert Prewett – Architect specialising in low energy fabric first design for new build and retrofit. Passivhaus certified designer.  
Post date: 22 Giu 2020
Type: Evento

Online contractor training   Dates: 6th and 8th July 2020 Time: 1.00 – 5:30 pm both days Trainers: Eric Fewster and Sally Godber Costs: Standard price: £250 + VAT AECB/PHT/TGR members: £225 + VAT   This course is run in collaboration with The Green Register of Construction Professionals and the Futureproof Initiative.  
Post date: 22 Giu 2020
Type: Evento

Date: 23 July 2020    Time: 10.30 - 12.30   Location: Online           Cost: PHT members: £20+VAT, Non members: £40+VAT, Staff of educational estates & LA: Free   Are you involved in the delivery of schools, operate University estates, or tasked with net-zero carbon strategies? This event is for you! Join us for the official launch of our latest Passivhaus campaign focused on Educational Buildings. 
Post date: 22 Giu 2020
Type: Evento

The main concept of the ZERO-PLUS Project is now also available via an easy-to-digest interactive video! The story of NetZero Energy settlements is unwrapped step by step highlighting the importance of creating energy efficient settlements and enjoy a comfortable, sustainable and cost-effective home.
Post date: 17 Giu 2020
Type: News

Energy-efficient buildings have the potential to play a key role in EU energy transition. In the United States, several energy utilities have recently piloted and launched buildings Pay-for-Performance (P4P) programmes making use of possibilities offered by energy metering technologies that provide greater certainty over energy savings and drive improved performance.  
Post date: 16 Giu 2020
Type: Publication

Our homes are essential for a successful society. They provide shelter and a safe space from which all of us, individually and collectively, can take part. But those homes need to be fit for purpose. They need to be ready for the challenges we face over the coming decades.  
Post date: 15 Giu 2020
Type: Publication

The report demonstrates the urgent need to increase the pace and scale of investment into the energy efficiency and resilience of UK residential buildings and sets out a portfolio of financial solutions to catalyse take-up on a national scale, with the potential to contribute substantially to a post-Covid-19 green and inclusive economic recovery.  
Post date: 4 Giu 2020
Type: Publication

Linked Data technologies have been developed in order to connect concepts in a structured way, enhancing machine readability and enabling many features like semantic queries. The potential of such technologies is wide in many fields, in particular in the construction sector, which could benefit in many ways by their application.
Post date: 3 Giu 2020
Type: News

Inclusive Design Rating (IDR) Toolkit. The design and assessment tool for tailoring environments for everyone Building better architecture for older citizens  
Post date: 1 Giu 2020
Type: Link