Sustainable buildings

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How to Achieve Sustainability in Your Buildings

  As a real estate professional, do you manage buildings with very different characteristics such as offices, factories, (...)

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The Best Ways to Build Energy-Efficient Commercial Buildings

  Commercial buildings make up a powerful portion of American infrastructure, but how can they be designed for better energy (...)

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[Houseful co-creation workshops] The call for circular ideas is open

The first set of co-creation workshops organised by the European project HOUSEFUL is right behind the corner: join Spanish (...)

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#15 - A review of the LETCHI conference: sustainable, affordable and comfortable construction in tropical countries

Since COP21 in Paris in 2015, the Global Alliance for Buildings and Construction (GABC) has been working for efficient, resil (...)

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Green roofs improve the urban environment – so why don't all buildings have them?

Rooftops covered with grass, vegetable gardens and lush foliage are now a common sight in many cities around the world. More (...)

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[The testimonies: Is it CUBE or not CUBE?] Fonds Belval, a Luxembourg administrative building

Here is a candidate who has a lot to teach us. This candidate, who had been in contact with our Luxembourg partner NEOBUILD (...)

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Existing nZEB business models

This report summarizes activities and results of Workpackge 5, nZEB Business Models of the Horizon2020 CRAVEzero project (...)

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Beladon creates the first ever ‘floating farm’ in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is now a pilot city for the world’s first ever floating farm, built by property company Beladon. The offshore farm (...)

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5,500 churches in the UK turn to renewable energy

Some of the UK’s oldest and most prominent church buildings are making the switch to 100 percent renewable energy. Catholic (...)

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Introducing Level(s): a common language for sustainable buildings

To improve sustainability and drive market demand for better buildings, a new open source assessment framework, Level(s) (...)