The English city is leaving behind its maritime past by introducing innovative green solutions into its urban spaces
If you happen to swing by Liverpool in the future, you will probably see a tree urban drainage system in Bold Street, where people frequently shop.
Surface water flooding is a problem in many cities. Rainwater cannot penetrate cemented soil, and storms often overwhelm available sewage systems affecting properties and livelihoods.
Post date: 7 Giu 2018
The state of the art findings on circular cities and their implementation at an urban level were highlighted in the conference on Circular Cities: Promoting Innovation in Urban Systems.
Post date: 10 Apr 2018
Sustainable Places 2018 (SP2018) is an annual event that advances the state of the arts in buildings, construction, and districts from the perspective of energy and resource efficiency, and is thanks to several collaborative partnerships between several entities. All attendees of SP2018 should book their accommodations in the vicinity of Aix-Les-Bains, France.
Post date: 21 Mar 2018
ECOMONDO è la fiera leader della green e circular economy nell’area euro-mediterranea; un evento internazionale con un format innovativo che unisce in un’unica piattaforma tutti i settori dell’economia circolare: dal recupero di materia ed energia allo sviluppo sostenibile.
Nel settore della green e circular economy l’Italia è ai primi posti in Europa, in particolare nell’efficienza energetica, nel riciclo dei rifiuti e nella produttività delle risorse.
Post date: 21 Mar 2018
There is enough waste energy produced in the EU to heat the EU’s entire building stock.
Waste heat recovery from energy-intensive industry and cogeneration is slowly picking up in the EU. But did you know that even the excess heat produced in a metro system could heat houses? And did you know that supermarkets, data centres and sewage systems also produce excess heat that can be used?
Post date: 9 Gen 2018
Towards an EU Research and Innovation policy agenda for Nature-Based Solutions & Re-Naturing Cities. Final Report of the Horizon 2020 Expert Group on 'Nature-Based Solutions and Re-Naturing Cities'
This report was produced by the Horizon 2020 Expert Group on 'Nature-Based Solutions and Re-Naturing Cities' and gives useful information on natural-based solutions.
Post date: 8 Dic 2017
In the context of the European Bioeconomy Congress 2017, which took place on 20-21 November in Lodz, Poland, a Letter of Intent was signed between the Polish Regions Lubelskie, Lodzkie, Małopolskie, Opolskie, Pomorskie, Świętokrzyskie and the European Construction Technology Platform (ECTP) in order to develop energetically positive, sustainable and citizens-friendly cities.
Post date: 1 Dic 2017
La prossima edizione della Settimana verde dell'UE, con il tema "Le città verdi per un futuro più verde" si svolgerà dal 21 al 25 maggio 2018.
Post date: 20 Nov 2017
SET 2018 –the 17th International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies – is a multi–disciplinary, peer-reviewed international conference on sustainable energy sources and technologies. The event provides a forum for the exchange of latest technical information, the dissemination of the high-quality research results, the presentation of the new developments in the area, and the debate and shaping of future directions and priorities for sustainable development and energy security.
Post date: 17 Nov 2017
The Building Efficiency Accelerator (BEA) is a public-private collaboration with 29 local and subnational governments accelerating the pace and ambition of building efficiency policies and projects.
Post date: 9 Nov 2017