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Carbon neutral or climate neutral? The question may seem incongruous, as the term carbon neutrality has entered the technical language used by policy-makers. For example, in August 2019, the Swiss Federal Council decided to aim for climate neutrality by 2050. The French government, on the other hand, launched in January 2020 a battle plan to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050. Are we playing with words or is there a big gap between these two ambitions?  
Post date: 30 kwi 2020
Type: Aktualności

In a statement released today, the Technical Expert Group on Sustainable Finance (TEG) describes how existing EU tools (e.g. EU taxonomy, EU Green Bond Standard, Climate Transition Benchmarks) can inform a sustainable recovery from the COVID-19 crisis. As the rate of new coronavirus cases and deaths slows across the European Union, and governments look for lockdown exit strategies, more and more voices are calling for a green recovery.   
Post date: 30 kwi 2020
Type: Aktualności

An important function of the built environment is providing a safe place for its inhabitants.  Edward Ng (Chinese University of Hong Kong) recalls the spread of SARS in Hong Kong and reflects on the public health lessons for the built environment. A process of preparation and management is vital for reducing present and future health risks. This is becoming evident in Hong Kong’s recent codes and regulations for urban design and buildings. Other cities can learn from this process.  
Post date: 29 kwi 2020
Type: Publication

AGENDA   Welcome & Introduction Hans Korteweg, COGEN Europe and Kamila Waciega, Veolia   Energy Systems Integration Stories   1. Kiel Project: Integrating flexible power and efficient district heating Klaus Payrhuber, INNIO Jenbacher Gas Engines  
Post date: 29 kwi 2020
Type: Termin

Digitalization increases productivity. At the same time, it increases traceability of construction materials, as well as analysis of energy performance. This is crucial to meet the decarbonization goals of Europe and the ambitions of the European Commission's Green Deal.   Standardization is key, because it improves interoperability and at the same time boosts innovation.   With new technologies, standards BUILD trust.  
Post date: 29 kwi 2020
Type: Odnośnik

SCHEDULE    /    SPEAKERS    /    BOOK NOW   Historic cities and towns all face similar challenges to prosper in a world of climate change and environmental breakdown. Taking the example of Limerick, an 800-year-old Irish city, we look at how we can regenerate and rebuild healthy, climate resilient, carbon positive places.
Post date: 29 kwi 2020
Type: Termin

As response to the coronavirus (COVID-19 or SARS-CoV-2) pandemic, REHVA experts drafted a guidance document on how to operate and use building services in areas with a coronavirus outbreak to prevent the spread of COVID-19 depending on HVAC or plumbing systems related factors.  
Post date: 28 kwi 2020
Type: Publication

Cloud-based Building Information Modelling
Post date: 28 kwi 2020
Type: Odnośnik

We are living very strange times which demand us to stay indoors even more than usual (80% > 95% > 100%) and for some of us a great deal more (50% > 95% > 100%). This experience is enabling a more salient observation of our indoor environment which otherwise often goes unnoticed as we humans adapt, especially when distracted by our preoccupations, whatever they may be. In world areas with a COVID-19 outbreak it manifests:  
Post date: 28 kwi 2020
Type: Aktualności

Towards a smart home: InBetween Project Consortium developed a notification system which allows you to adopt more energy-efficient behaviors   The introduction of the smart home concept and Internet of Things (IoT) in the residential sector has enabled numerous new possibilities with regards to the integration with smart sensors.  
Post date: 28 kwi 2020
Type: Aktualności