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CREATE Project: 7th Newsletter

We are happy to share seventh project newsletter.   In this edition will introduce the final video which reflects on the 4 year-long CREATE project journey and showcases the project results.  You can also get to...

Indicators for Circular Economy and some of the methodologies evaluating circularity - Webinar

Join the 23rd of April at 14:15 CET for a one-hour slot full of insights on Indicators for Circular Economy and some of the methodologies evaluating circularity - which is one of the activities in the Houseful project.


Programme   14:15-14:20 Abderrahim Khairi, Welcome speech, Housing Europe 14:20–14:25 Daniel Checa, Leitat, quick introduction of HOUSEFUL project 14:25–14:35 DG GROW...

Tool Info Energia

Info Energia is a service for all the customers of an energy supplying cooperatives or companies. It is a personalised energy awareness service. It provides information to consumers through two channels:   Monthly report with benchmarking...

THERMOSS Project: 5th Newsletter

THERMOSS the final project newsletter!   We are happy to share the final newsletter of the THERMOSS Project. This fifth edition will introduce you the final video of the project and demo sites. You will also find...

New rules for external power supplies will enable household energy savings

A new EU Regulation on external power supplies aimed at making a range of household appliances more energy efficient - from laptops to electric toothbrushes – enters into force as of 1 April 2020 within the context of EU ecodesign measures...

Passive House Institute (PHI)

Superior energy efficiency in buildings The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute founded 1996 by Dr Wolfgang Feist with a continuously growing interdisciplinary team of employees.  PHI has...

Plug and play for deep renovation: lessons learned on the decision-making process

The decision-making process is one of the biggest challenges for deep renovation: difficulty to reach an agreement between parts, lack of sufficient financing schemes, and no clear vision of expected results, just to mention a few issues....

Our all-renewable energy future: Primary Energy Renewables and the Passive House classes

The Passive House standard, as promoted by the Passive House Institute (PHI) achieves highly energy efficient buildings whose demand for heating and cooling energy can be reduced by as much as 90% compared to conventional builds. This is...