Residential buildings

Event

European Energy Efficient Building Congress

From June 23 to 25, 2010, the Alsace Region in partnership with the French Environment and Energy Management Agency (ADEME Alsace) organises the European Energy Efficient Building Congress in Strasbourg. This European event, dedicated to training...
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Event

"Copropriété et Développement Durable en Europe" "Co-ownership and Sustainable Development in Europe"

Colloquim on energy saving in co-ownership all over europe : Specific regulations, good practices, tools, feedback, energy saving contract, etc.
Array This European colloquium has a major purpose: survey everything being done in France and in Europe in connection with co-ownership and sustainable development, thanks to a certain number of themes: ten basic and two transverse....
Event

Living the future: housing, sustainable cities and the EU cohesion policy after 2013

Practical details: The conference will take place on May 18th 2010 in Brescia (Northern Italy) from 9:30 until 17:30, as part of the CECODHAS-Housing Europe General Assembly Meetings. All information related to the location as well as the...
Array Be part of the discussion on how the EU (in particular the EU Cohesion Policy) can help to develop smart, resource-efficient and inclusive cities and neighbourhoods and why affordable housing is a crucial element of it!What...
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Let's speak sustainable construction

Project overview In response to the need for more sustainable construction, new concepts, phrases, terms and expressions are being used in the construction industry across Europe. These concepts are aimed at improving the environmental, social and...
The European Concrete Platform working together with the Architects Council of Europe believed it valuable to gather together these terms and establish a ‘working’ glossary of the concepts currently in use in a concise, easily...
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Do you Speak Sustainable Construction?

Brussels, 24 March 2010 – ‘Achieving intelligent energy in cities by speaking the same language’ was the theme of the event jointly organised today by the Architects Council of Europe and the European Concrete Platform. The two organisations also...
Brussels, 24 March 2010 – ‘Achieving intelligent energy in cities by speaking the same language’ was the theme of the event jointly organised today by the Architects Council of Europe and the European Concrete Platform.  The two...
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International conference on energy efficient renovation in residential building sector: 28th-29th June, 2010 in Budapest, Hungary

The conference will be an opportunity for Central Eastern European project developers, municipalities, NGOs and networks to get the most recent and relevant information from the European financial opportunity, leading projects and best practices on...
Sustainability is high on the global agenda and climate programmes require sustainable building in order to reduce CO2 emissions and save fossil fuels. Municipalities, housing corporations and other building administrators are seeking...
Publication

Air leakage of U.S. homes: model prediction

Air tightness is an important property of building envelopes. It is a key factor in determining infiltration and related wall-performance properties such as indoor air quality, maintainability and moisture balance. Air leakage in U.S. houses...
Publication

State-of-the-art of low-energy residential ventilation

This report has been produced in the framework of the EU RESHYVENT project (Cluster Project on Demand Controlled Hybrid Ventilation in Residential Buildings with Specific Emphasis on the Integration of Renewables). It is a state-of-the-art report on...