Environmental issues related to buildings

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Europe needs to reach a minimum 3% annual deep renovation rate to achieve a strengthened GHG reduction target and a boost for renewable heating and cooling.  
Post date: 3 Dic 2020
Type: News

Diciembre 16 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm CET   Las personas somos cada vez más conscientes del confort de nuestra vivienda y la necesidad de reducir el impacto ambiental.  En este sentido, estas exigencias se han convertido en valores añadidos a nuestros edificios.  
Post date: 3 Dic 2020
Type: Evento

Around the world, the Covid-19 crisis is driving policymakers to grapple with a public health emergency while simultaneously devising social and economic relief and recovery strategies.   Since 2015, global improvements in energy intensity – a key measure of the economy’s energy efficiency – have been declining. This trend suggests that there is an urgent need for action to boost energy efficiency. The Covid-19 crisis adds an extra layer of uncertainty.  
Post date: 3 Dic 2020
Type: Evento

Programme   What can you expect to see at the launch?  
Post date: 2 Dic 2020
Type: Evento

Concept: In the race towards building smarter, more powerful and more connected machines, scientists are also searching for ways to make sure they are energy efficient.   If no action is taken, computers will soon need more electricity than the world energy resources can generate. More alarmingly, the Internet of Things will connect up to 50 billion devices to the cloud through wireless networks.  
Post date: 2 Dic 2020
Type: Link

According to recent estimates, the construction sector accounts for 40% of the energy consumption and 36% of greenhouse gas emissions in Europe. Decarbonising the building stock has therefore become one of the strategic priorities of the European Union and is among the main pillars of the European Green Deal.  
Post date: 1 Dic 2020
Type: News

VEF Virtual Series “Products Track” Session 5   Energy efficiency policy and regulations 17 February 2021   VEF Virtual Series   The Vienna Energy Forum is going online with the launch of the VEF Virtual Series—a sequence of online consultations to assist countries around the world align their recovery efforts with an Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development.  
Post date: 27 Nov 2020
Type: Evento

VEF Virtual Series   “Products Track”   Session 3   Energy Efficiency Information and Capacity Building   10 December 2020   VEF Virtual Series  
Post date: 27 Nov 2020
Type: Evento

If you are from a public authority, wishing to support co-owners in their endeavour, do not hesitate to spread the guide amongst your city's condominiums.    The guide is divided into three big phases: “First steps”, “Taking-off” and “The real thing”. All together, the guide counts 17 helpful items for soft and hard measures:
Post date: 26 Nov 2020
Type: Tool

The European Union and its member states were a major driving force behind the negotiations at the United Nations that led to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the 2030 Agenda to achieve them. Five years later, the EU’s leadership is needed more than ever before to drive the transition towards a sustainable future and to lead by example.  
Post date: 26 Nov 2020
Type: Publication