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VELUX shares the lessons learned from Model Home 2020

Published 24 Jun 2015 - 16:30

Following the motto of its founder Villum Kann Rasmussen “One experiment is better than a thousand expert views”, the VELUX Group publishes the results of its Model Home 2020 programme. This experimentation aims to demonstrate that (...)

Energy Efficiency First! How to stimulate effective market uptake of building renovation

Published 19 Jun 2015 - 20:44

The European Sustainable Energy Week (www.eusew.eu) that took place in Brussels from June 15-19 provided an open learning and exchange forum for energy savers from all over Europe motivated in taking an active part in shaping the Ener (...)

Straw-insulated houses beat petroleum-based alternatives

Published 18 Jun 2015 - 11:16

Scientists are planting the seeds of bio-insulated buildings by developing innovative insulation using sustainable materials. Everybody knows one of those houses; freezing cold in winter, stiflingly hot in summer and energy guzzling (...)

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Maison Notre Dame du Mont

Published 30 Jun 2015

​​ Maison Notre Dame du Mont in Fatqa is one of the reference<a href="http://www.construction21.org/case-studies/creation/#19817016" title="Click to Continue > by assistant" style="text-align: justify;"> hostels in<img border="0" width="11" height="11" src="file:///C:/Users/Inas/AppData/Local/Temp/msohtmlclip1/01/clip_image002.gif" alt="http://cdncache1-a.akamaihd.net/items/it/img/arrow-10x10.png" v:shapes="Picture_x0020_81"> the area.  Maison Notre Dame du Mont premises consists of a two main parts:<o:p></o:p>   A four stories nursing home comprising (...)

neonatal department at Central Hospital in Karlstad

Published 11 Jun 2015

The projects aim was to build a new department for premature infants. ​The project aims to measure the amount of chemicals that are been reduced through conscious choices and at what cost and a prestudy for the new hospital building (...)

Eiffage Campus

Published 28 May 2015

Eiffage groups the seats of its different entities: Building, Construction, Energy, Concessions. To achieve this campus, Eiffage has appealed to the architect Jean-Michel Wilmotte. In all hosts the Eiffage campus this summer about (...)

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