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  • Renovate your views on BUILD UP membership!
    February 23, 2017

    BUILD UP is the reference portal for energy efficiency in buildings. We support knowledge exchange among European experts in the building sector. We offer a free platform for spreading (good) news and practices.       Sign in and become an active user BUIILD UP is a portal to express your views, publish analysis on technical and regulatory developments, disseminate good practices and project results, as well as announce news and events among a community of peers.

  • Smart Buildings for a greener Europe – Live Stream videos available
    February 23, 2017

    On February 14th, the Energy Performance of Building Directive (EPBD) Concerted Actions (CA) held a livestreamed workshop on ‘Smart Buildings for a greener Europe: Emerging Policy and Practices”.   For your convenience, we have published the videos on our YouTube channel, while PowerPoint presentations are still accessible here.   

  • Smart buildings: energy efficiency at what price?
    February 22, 2017

    Automating heating and other environmental controls can bring huge savings to commercial buildings. To what extent is it possible to achieve the same results in residential homes? What is the difference between so called domotics and inmotics?