Very low energy buildings

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Teaming up for transformation: improving municipal energy management for integrated climate action

Join us in the project final conference and award ceremony under the title ‘Teaming up for transformation: improving municipal energy management for integrated climate action’ on 18 June 2020 in Berlin (Germany). Representatives from...
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IEA EBC 5th Expert Meeting - Venice

March 31 – April 2, 2020 University of Venice Venice Italy   The EBC Research Programme   Approximately one third of primary energy is consumed in non-industrial buildings such as dwellings, offices,...
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Webinar – “Ventilative Cooling – design and examples”

Thursday 26th March 2020, 15:00-16:30 (CET)

 

The current development in building energy efficiency towards nZEB buildings represents a number of new challenges to design and construction. One of these major challenges is the increased need for cooling in these highly insulated and...
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Snøhetta aims to make all its buildings carbon negative within 20 years

Norwegian architect Snøhetta has pledged to only design carbon-negative buildings, meaning their projects will generate more energy than they consume over their lifetime. "For the next 10 years, we have the ambition of having projects on...
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GreenBuilding project

Minimising Energy Consumption for Green Buildings respecting present uses and public needs About the project   Mediterranean countries need to reduce energy consumption and adverse environmental impacts due to the high...
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Construye 2020+ project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 785019

Construye 2020+ aims to boost ‘green’ employment in the construction industry by promoting professional training and accreditation in Energy Efficiency, Renewable Energy Systems and Near Zero Energy Buildings.   Construye 2020+ ...
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AZEB project

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 754174

Do you know that Europe is currently failing at making nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEBs) the standard? Because they are considered too expensive, and there are too many uncertainties in such projects regarding the return on investment....
Publication

Long-term renovation strategies: How the building sector can contribute to climate neutrality in the EU

This policy brief presents insights into how the buildings sector could contribute to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050, thanks to the help of the newly developed European Calculator (EUCalc) model. The model shows that...