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The declaration of a climate emergency means we must all look at how we can make big changes within our own communities. The current COP25 meeting in Madrid will highlight the society wide approaches which must be taken across the industrialised countries.  
Post date: 16 Iul 2020
Type: Știri

(July 10, 2020) Covid-19 rages across the world, plunging humanity into an abyss of misery, causing the society total lockdown and throwing the global economy into turmoil, and is considered as a once-in-a-century public health crisis and ecological security crisis. The international community must take decisive action to meet the challenges, promote a full and inclusive economic and social recovery, and accelerate an aggressive transformation towards sustainable development.  
Post date: 16 Iul 2020
Type: Știri

Today, more than half of the world's population lives in cities. Demographic pressure in urban areas will continue to increase, raising questions in terms of density, urban sprawl, and living environment. At the heart of these challenges: the place of nature and biodiversity in cities, which provide many ecosystem services. BNP Paribas Real Estate (BNPPRE), as a major real estate player in Europe, has taken up this subject. Meeting with Catherine Papillon, Global Head of Sustainable Development & CSR.  
Post date: 16 Iul 2020
Type: Știri

Considering the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   DigiPLACE workshop in Tallinn Date: 1 September 2020, 11:00-15:00 Address: Swissötel, Tallinn, Estonia DigiPLACE workshop in Tallinn  
Post date: 16 Iul 2020
Type: Event

A refurbished and improved building stock in the EU will help pave the way for a decarbonised and clean energy system, as the building sector is one of the largest energy consumers in Europe, responsible for more than one third of the EU's emissions.   Renovation of both public and private buildings is an essential measure in this context, and has been singled out in the European Green Deal as a key initiative to drive energy efficiency in the sector and deliver on objectives. 
Post date: 15 Iul 2020
Type: Legătură

The European Demolition Association, EDA, was founded in 1978 and is the leading platform for national demolition associations, demolition contractors and suppliers.   The EDA has a strong focus on developments in Europe, which are of interest to the demolition industry.   Further, the EDA has amongst others the following objectives:  
Post date: 15 Iul 2020
Type: Legătură

Online breakfast debate "Green Deal: Towards a carbon-neutral economy for Europe” - held in Spanish   Clara de la Torre, Deputy Director General of DG CLIMA and Nicolás González Casares, MEP from the ITRE committee will participate in the event organised by the Spanish Official Chamber of Commerce in Belgium and Luxembourg in collaboration with ZABALA  
Post date: 13 Iul 2020
Type: Event

Join us on Friday 17 July, 2020 at 10:30 for our last SINFONIA "Smart City Talks" webinar to learn more about the experience of our lighthouse city Bolzano in deploying smart urban services for its citizens!  
Post date: 9 Iul 2020
Type: Event

Renewable and waste heat resources are readily available in urban environments. A new generation of highly efficient district heating and cooling networks is needed to harvest these resources and use them to meet local energy demand.   How can these networks contribute to a cost-efficient and technically viable decarbonisation of the European DHC sector?    Speakers:
Post date: 9 Iul 2020
Type: Știri

Boosting economic recovery with energy efficiency – this is the focus of the next European Energy Efficiency Conference from 24 – 26 February 2021 in Wels/Austria.   What is it all about?  
Post date: 9 Iul 2020
Type: Știri