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Q&A: ‘We need to reduce the ‘embodied energy’ of buildings

Only about 1% of demolished buildings are reused. To green the construction industry, buildings need to be made recyclable (...)

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The UK has some of the least energy-efficient housing in Europe – here's how to fix this

Samot/Shutterstock Poorly constructed housing can seriously affect people’s health and wellbeing. And with the UK having (...)

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BauZ! Vienna Congress on Sustainable Building

BauZ! 2021, the 18th Vienna Congress for Sustainable Building, is accompanying the industry’s fresh start in 2021. Subsequent (...)

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WorldGBC spotlights female leader driving Asia Pacific’s sustainable building movement

The World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) ‘Asia Pacific Leadership in Green Building Awards’, showcases the businesses (...)

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Benefits of Proper Exhaustive Construction Safety Training Programs

It is an unfortunate fact that every year thousands of construction employees are injured on the job. According to OSHA’s (...)

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[Webinar] AIVC - venticool : Resilient Ventilative Cooling in practice

The current development in building energy efficiency towards nZEB buildings represents a number of new challenges to design (...)

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[Webinar] The Renovation Wave seen by national energy agencies

The Interreg MED Efficient Buildings Community is organizing the webinar "Efficient Buildings Strategies: The Renovation (...)

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[Webinar] Building automation and control systems requirements in the revised EPBD: how to check compliance?

To support the Member States in implementing the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), eu.bac has create (...)

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[Webinar] Transforming the existing building stock – A toolkit to make buildings smarter

According to recent estimates, the construction sector accounts for 40% of the energy consumption and 36% of greenhouse (...)

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WorldGBC and global leaders call for historic Built Environment Day at COP26

The World Green Building Council joins nine international organisations to sign a letter to COP26 President, Alok Sharma (...)

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[Webinar] Construction 2050 Alliance - The role of construction in the national Recovery Plans

Welcome to the Construction 2050 Alliance event. Construction 2050 Alliance is an established group of European organisation (...)

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The crest of the Renovation Wave: A toolkit to decarbonise the European building stock

For Europe to reach its carbon-neutral goal by 2050, we will need to decarbonise the building sector and with millions of (...)

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AEE World 2020 Energy Conference

AEE World 2020 was scheduled to be held in Denver, CO. Due to recent events, the event has now gone Virtual. We are presenti (...)

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International DGNB Consultant Training

Become now an international DGNB Consultant and position yourself in the growing market of sustainable buildings. DGNB Consul (...)

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[Webinar] EUKI Academy : The Renovation Wave under the European Green Deal: New policy windows for accelerating and financing building renovation at the municipal level

The EUKI Academy organises a web seminar on policy implications of the recently published Renovation Wave for municipal level (...)