Green Building & City Solutions Awards 2016


Swedish pioneer: Energy conversion requires leadership

Published 22 Jun 2016

Although we are up against sizeable economic interests, unwilling governments, and the fear of unemployment, a green conversion is (...)

Climate-KIC Flagship LoCaL supports cities to assess and report GHG emissions

Published 22 Jun 2016

A new report offering a gap analysis of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions inventory methods for Trondheim municipality has been published (...)

Boosting cooperation between cities to fight climate change

Published 16 Jun 2016

Mayors of cities in Europe and its Mediterranean neighbourhood have committed to acting together to ensure the transition to a more (...)

Building case Studies

La Casa del Castell: Efficient Hotel

Published 07 Jun 2016

​La Casa del Castell is the first hotel designed and built according the Passivhaus standard in Catalonia, currently in the process (...)

The Taft School Faculty Home

Published 10 May 2016

This home is an excellent example of design and construction for temperate climates and energy conservation.  The Taft School faculty (...)

Steel Farm

Published 25 Apr 2016

​Steel Farm is located near Hexham in the North Pennine Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (ANOB). Built using traditional constructio (...)

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Claude Bernard ecodistrict, Paris

Published 23 Jun 2016

<div style="text-align: justify;" data-canvas-width="723.9476814116482">ZAC Claude Bernard was constructed on land left fallow since the early 1990s to meet the needs of densification of the city of Paris (...)

Clichy-Batignolles ecodistrict, Paris

Published 20 Jun 2016

Labeled "Nouveau Quartier Urbain" (New Urban District) by the region Île-de-France, Clichy-Batignolles is one of the eco-districts (...)

Smartseille: Allar Eco-District

Published 27 May 2016

Located in the center of Euromed 2 in Marseille, the Allar demonstrator is an experimental area with an international vocation demonst (...)

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