Africa

Construction21.eu launches first virtual tradeshow for sustainable construction for Europe with the support of 13 Green Building Councils.
Post date: 25 Ott 2013
Type: News

This scheme is now closed.  
Post date: 2 Apr 2013
Type: Link

The European Neighbourhood and Partnership Instrument (ENPI) supports the European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP). Operational since 1 January 2007, it represents the strategic continuity with enlarged objectives of the former cooperation programmes TACIS (for the Eastern European countries) and MEDA (for the Mediterranean countries).  
Post date: 2 Apr 2013
Type: Link

The EBRD is a large investor in central and Eastern Europe, as well as central Asia. It provides companies with the following forms of direct financing:  
Post date: 2 Apr 2013
Type: Link

This scheme is now closed. The eighth framework programme funding research, technological development, and innovation is Horizon 2020.   The complete name of FP7 is 7th Framework Programme for Research and Technological Development. The programme has a total budget of over € 50 billion for the period 2007-2013. This represents a substantial increase compared with the previous Framework Programme FP6, a reflection of the high priority of research in Europe.
Post date: 2 Apr 2013
Type: Link

"Die Geräte helfen uns, die Lichtintensität, die Feuchtigkeit, die Temperatur und die Kohlendioxidwerte in unseren Klassenräumen zu messen", sagt Nohuthula Sibisi, Schülerin aus der Klassenstufe 10. Zusammen mit rund 30 weiteren Schülern gehört sie dem Energie-Detektive-Club an.Angestoßen hat das Pilotprojekt der deutsch-südafrikanische Forschungsverbund EnerKey. Ziel dieser Initiative ist es, die rasant wachsende Megacity-Region Johannesburg mit ihren heute mehr als zehn Millionen Einwohnern energieeffizienter zu machen.
Post date: 12 Feb 2013
Type: Publication

This book discusses six environmental and three purely energy based certification systems along with four briefly discussed certification systems:• the British BREEAM Assessment Method• the US LEED Rating System• the German DGNB Certification System• the Australian Green Star Rating System• the Swedish Miljöbyggnad system• and the French HQE system• the European Green Building Programme• the Swiss Minergie Building Standard• and the German Passive House (Passivhaus) Standard• the Japanese CASBEE assessment system
Post date: 31 Gen 2013
Type: Publication