#4 newsletter of ReCO2ST project is out!
Here are the contents:
ReCO2ST demo sites’ news: London, Vevey, Cadiz, Frederikshavn)
Latest activities: 5th Progress Meeting, 16&17 June 2020, Online
Read it here!
Post date: 1 lip 2020
We welcome the EU’s intention to ‘Rebuild Europe’ by accelerating green building renovation to support economic recovery, to support our health, to reduce carbon emissions and improve energy security.
A recent survey of hundreds of central bank and national finance department officials found that retrofitting buildings was one of the top ways to stimulate growth and cut carbon emissions. A review of 35 building retrofit programs found an average of 19 jobs created per €1m investment.
Post date: 30 cze 2020
Dwellings provide not just a living space, but act as a pandemic shelter, a workplace, an impromptu school, a gym, a playground and more. Katja Maununaho, Sini Saarimaa, Jyrki Tarpio and Sofie Pelsmakers (Tampere University) critique current apartment design and contemplate how apartments can be designed to be adaptable and respond better to many existing and new needs.
Post date: 29 cze 2020
Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.
Quantum Leap | Costa Rica
Sep 2 - 4, 2020 San Jose, Costa Rica
Post date: 29 cze 2020
The World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that people spend approximately 90% of their time indoors in residential and non-residential buildings and that 26 million European children are living in unhealthy homes. With the objective of safeguarding the wellbeing of EU citizens by delivering improvements in Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ), the Informal IEQ Gathering of eight European industry associations is proud to present its Healthy Buildings for All Manifesto.
Post date: 22 cze 2020
The European Commission has today opened a public consultation on boosting the renovation of buildings across the EU. The Renovation Wave initiative is a priority under the European Green Deal and the Recovery play for the EU, aimed at increasing the rate and quality of renovation of existing buildings and thereby help decarbonise the building stock.
Post date: 12 cze 2020
Join us on Monday, June 29 at 9pm CEST for the next instalment in our biweekly series of iPHA Community Meet Ups!
Post date: 5 cze 2020
Webinar 5 – EPB standards linked to health and wellbeing (12h00 – 13h30 – 16th June 2020)
Following the successful previous webinars
Post date: 29 Maj 2020
Proper technology solution-sets can enable a regenerative indoor environment for building users and for the planet, thereby ensuring occupant wellbeing and health. Several aspects are considered for high indoor environmental quality, such as hygro-thermal comfort, visual comfort, indoor soundscape, indoor air quality and a pleasant ambiance.
Post date: 26 Maj 2020
The Covid-19 pandemic has tested all aspects of our society: families and individuals in confinement, communities in collective self-isolation and local, national and international authorities struggling to manage the omnipresent effects of the crisis. Now is not the time to give up on our planet. Now is the time to unite for a more sustainable future.
Post date: 8 Maj 2020