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Upcoming Report: Renewables in Cities

  Coming 18 March 2021: the second Renewables in Cities Global Status Report. Click here to register for the launch event (...)

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Report on the energy performance analysis of the 4 ZERO-PLUS settlements

  ZERO-PLUS is a comprehensive, cost-effective approach for the design, construction, and monitoring of Net Zero Energy Settl (...)

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International Passive House Conference - The key to a healthy climate

The 25th International Passive House Conference will take place from September 10-11th in Wuppertal, Germany, and online (...)

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[Video] Pazhou West Area and its urban planning policy

Zoom in on this district located in the city of Guangzhou, China. This project is a good example of urban planning to meet (...)

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[D2Grids - Interview] 5th generation district heating and cooling system: a link between the city's coal past and modern energy

  At the former site of the Opel car plant the Stadtwerke Bochum Holding built up a 5th generation grid for the cold and (...)

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Floating Solar: can it help ASEAN reverse coal’s continued rise?

Floating solar farms may be gaining traction in Asia. Capacity is still small: by 2019 the big players Japan and China had (...)

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Architecture Award “Solar architecture in heritage contexts” DEADLINE SOON

In the research project BIPV meets History we are promoting an architectural award “Solar architecture in heritage contexts” (...)

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Energy Floors : making renewable energy visible and interactive

Energy Floors develops, sells and rents innovative floor systems that generate energy. A smart and interactive solution that (...)

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OVERVIEW | Tools for photovoltaics in buildings

Today’s energy market is rapidly transforming with the diffusion of new decentralized energy actors. In this scenario (...)

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How will tenants save money with renewable energies?

As Germany’s recent Tenant Electricity Act opens the door to the so-called tenant electricity, Dresden unveils its "Smart (...)

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GSA Trends 2019 #7 Renewable energies

Urban wind power is playing the Arlesian game, Africa is demanding electricity, but is having trouble hosting large-scale (...)

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5th generation heating networks: A challenge to integrate the new business model

5th generation heating and cooling networks are now showing up with the promise of new services. What are these new services (...)

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Interview with Christiane Egger, Jury Member of Roger Léron Award

Christiane Egger is the Vice-President of FEDARENE and the Deputy Manager of OÖ Energiesparverband, the energy agency of (...)

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New tool supporting sustainable crop management launched in Switzerland

A new web tool that will help the agricultural industry support sustainable crop management practices has been announced (...)

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Naked Energy secures funding to launch Virtu, the world’s most efficient hybrid solar panel

Naked Energy has successfully closed its funding round at £1.1 million (€1.2 million), raised to help meet the fast-growing (...)