sustainability

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World Green Building Council calls for urgent action towards Sustainable Cities and Built Environments in Africa

Ahead of COP27 next week, the World Green Building Council shares the Africa Manifesto for Sustainable Cities and the Built (...)

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Combating Deforestation in Building and Design

Deforestation has had a devastating impact on the planet. Companies worldwide tear down forests, ruining the habitats of (...)

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Launch of SHAPE-EU project, the European Affordable Housing Consortium: Sustainable Housing for Social Impact

SHAPE-EU is the point of reference for a socially-inclusive renovation wave and New European Bauhaus. As of March 2022, (...)

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[Webinar] Powering the green transition in Europe’s buildings

Upcoming Level(s) webinar at the European Week of Regions and Cities: ‘Regions, Cities and Level(s): Powering the green (...)

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Energy Efficiency and Carbon Footprint Reduction in Real Estate [WEBINAR – 22/06 at 11 am]

  The real estate sector is undergoing major changes. More than ever, awareness and regulation in favour of a sustainable (...)

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What are the Benefits of Eco-Friendly Landscaping?

  People have been cultivating the natural environment for thousands of years. Through trial and error, they’ve learned the (...)

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6 Ways to Meet or Exceed Sustainability Targets on-Site

  The right strategy can make your team a leader in sustainable construction. Meeting sustainability targets on-site may (...)

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Building Sustainably in the Wake of Disaster: Dos and Don’ts

The green revolution is influencing the construction sector in a big way. The construction and operation of buildings produce (...)

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Eco-Friendly Office Design Trends for 2022

The built environment accounts for almost half of all greenhouse gas emissions around the world. Construction professionals (...)

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The Role of Energy Modeling in Sustainable Design

The building industry accounts for 38% of all energy-related carbon dioxide emissions. To reduce this number, there has (...)

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Votes open for the 2021 New European Bauhaus Ideation Awards – Audience Award

Do you want to support innovative solutions that integrate sustainability, inclusiveness and aesthetics to address current (...)

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5 Reasons to Participate in the State of Energy Management Survey 2021

  Energy Management Survey 2021 Energy professionals have varied backgrounds and interests but we all have a common goal to (...)

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6 Ways to Make Your Commercial Building Energy Efficient

Last year, Earth experienced extreme winter temperatures from the La Niña. Commercial building owners noticed an increase (...)

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What Is Sustainable Construction?

  The construction industry, by its nature, is one of the top users of natural resources. With the growing concern of finite (...)

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How Does Construction Affect Sustainability?

  The construction industry is a cornerstone for many sectors today. The impact can affect how people do things and live (...)