#Green Building


RECONMATIC Clustering Event: Promoting Circularity in Construction

The RECONMATIC partners are delighted to invite you to the online clustering event on circularity in construction on 28 Febru (...)


ARISE e-learning platform on BIM and applied energy efficiency tools - webinar for trainers

The professionals’ and workers' upskilling and re-skilling is the cornerstone of the implementation of digital transformation (...)


Making Sustainability part of the Design Procurement

Sustainability can often be an afterthought and applied to the finished design without consideration of the impact the design (...)


The Low Carbon Building Initiative (LCBI) has launched the first pan-European methodology and certification scheme for whole life-cycle carbon measurement of buildings, with set limit values.

Press release - January 25th, 2024 The Low Carbon Building Initiative (LCBI) has launched the first pan-European methodology (...)


Technical Article - Arise article series ‘Digitalisation in the built environment’ #6: Stimulating the demand for skills

Understanding and achieving the sustainable benefits deriving from digitalisation is a critical step in ensuring we deliver (...)


Webinar: Building Renovation at District Level: Combining Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Sources

On Tuesday 10th October, BUILD UP had the pleasure of hosting a webinar co-organised by IEA EBC Annex 75 and BUILD UP, entitl (...)


Pascal Torres: “Predictive maintenance is the best option to achieve a high level of building performance”

Pascal Torres, CEO and co-founder of the French branch of R2M Solution. Pascal TORRES studied General Technical Engineering (...)


Green certifications and labels in commercial construction: navigating the landscape in 2023

In recent years, the construction industry has seen a considerable change toward more environmentally responsible practices (...)


Cities for all: when inclusivity is key for tackling climate challenge

Figure 1. Image credits: Espaço Municipal From the retrofitting of social housing blocks to the set-up of a “biodistrict” (...)


The importance of sustainable site selection in commercial construction projects  

Commercial construction projects significantly impact the environment and the communities where they build. Therefore, it (...)


The struggle for Europe’s green construction norms

Negotiations on the EU’s revised construction product regulation are drawing to a close after months of fighting behind the (...)


Green roofs and walls: enhancing energy efficiency and biodiversity in commercial buildings 

  Urbanization and advanced technologies have made cities grow denser, with massive greenhouse gas emissions per year,  a (...)


Level(s) and the New European Bauhaus: support EU efforts to build a sustainable future

A new European Commission publication shows how buildings professionals can contribute to the New European Bauhaus movement (...)


Level(s), a free EU tool for better sustainability performance assessments for construction professionals

To help the buildings sector achieve its net zero ambitions, the European Commission has created Level(s), a common language (...)


The Phenix

This project won  the Circular Economy Prize at the national  level of  the Green Solutions Awards 2022-2023 and a mention (...)