REDay2018 – Afternoon site visits


THE COSMOPOLITAN Transformation of a high-rise office building in the centre of Brussels into mixed-use housing. More information here.   RUE ROYALE 89 [178] A Building Brought To Life The objective of this high-performance renovation is to achieve a ‘very low energy’ level and will benefit the Conseil Supérieur de l’Audiovisuel (National Broadcasting Authority). More information here.   All photos of the visits here

REDay2017 – Afternoon site visits


Visit of Be.exemplary Building “VUB Swimming Pool” High energy performance retrofitting of the swimming pool of the Vrije Universiteit Brussels with specific attention to sustainability and circular economy. More information here Visit of Exemplary Building Linné Passive renovation of a residential tower and an annex building to create 50 public housing units, and construction of a crèche for 36 children and a public park between the two buildings. More information here   All photos of the visits  here

RenoWIKI – BuildUpon project


There’s so much happening on energy efficiency in existing buildings it’s hard to keep up. The RenoWiki is a collaborative tool for the national renovation strategy community – to help keep track of and coordinate all the important initiatives out there. Just add, edit and track initiatives – simple!  

RENOVATE EUROPE DAY 2016


  RENOVATION PROJECT 1: Rue Luther Renovation and Conversion of a house into 4 passive flats in Brussels Download the information sheet about the project here   RENOVATION PROJECT 2: QUAI DU HAINAUT Renovation and Alteration of a local industrial building into dynamic range of activities Download the information sheet about the project here     IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BRUXELLES ENVIRONNEMENT

RENOVATE EUROPE DAY 2013


REDay2013 – Open Days Exhibition ‘100EUrban Solutions’ Committee of the Regions, Brussels – October 2013 Renovate your buildings to Renovate your local economy! Renovating Europe’s buildings is the solution to delivering on the EU’s Climate Goals and Growth Agenda, as well as providing multiple benefits including improved health conditions for Europe’s citizens. The Renovate Europe Campaign aims to help the EU achieve these objectives by advocating for a reduction of the energy demand of the EU building stock by 80% by 2050. The 3 projects below drawn from 3 different European…

BPIE DATA HUB


A comprehensive knowledge repository for statistics and policy information on Europe’s building stock, the Data Hub introduces a data search engine that allows for cross-country comparisons, generation of customised country profiles and free downloads. Users can access a comprehensive glossary (a collaboration with GBPN), find other valuable data sources and contribute to the discussion on the Buildings Data Community. This user-friendly site is a central resource for data that feeds into EU policy, academic research and industry decision making. www.bpie.eu