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Most buildings were designed for an earlier climate – here's what will happen as global warming accelerates

Lunatictm/Shutterstock Ran Boydell, Heriot-Watt University Climate change will affect every aspect of our lives – including (...)

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A systematic intervention approach for the integration of energy-efficient ventilation system in historic buildings

Image by Anja from Pixabay Ventilation in historic buildings is very important to foster health and comfort of the occupants (...)

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The cultural heritage challenges a sustainable future

Several heritage organisations reacted to the fact that protected sites don’t play an important role in the EU Green Deal’s (...)

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House Moroder

The historic residential building in the middle of the city of Bolzano, which was built in 1926 near the old town, served (...)

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The Takienta

The Takienta (Otammari construction) is the only one-story dwelling in the world built entirely of local materials. It is (...)

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Giatla house

The Giatler house, a 300-year-old farmhouse typical of the region, but empty, is situated in the hamlet of Kalkstein, about (...)

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Online conference SBE21 Heritage - Renovating historic buildings for a low-carbon built heritage

The Institute for Renewable Energy of Eurac Research invites you to the SBE21 Heritage Conference, which will take place (...)

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SBE21 Heritage conference extended deadline for abstracts

Scholars and practitioners can submit their contributions to SBE21 Heritage until the 15th of September.  Deadline for submis (...)

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Renovating historic buildings for a sustainable future

SBE21 Heritage will take place in Bolzano, Italy, from 14th to 16th April 2021. Researchers and practitioners can send their (...)

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International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historical Constructions - SAHC 2020

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage. The (...)

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Evaluation of natural-based internal insulation systems in historic buildings through a holistic approach

Historic buildings are defining elements of city centres but also responsible for a large share of greenhouse gas emissions (...)