EeMAP - Energy efficiency Mortgage Action Plan

picto-initiative

The objective of the EeMAP initiative is to create a standardised ‘energy efficiency mortgage’ and offer borrowers reduced interest rates and/or increased loan amounts in line with the reduced credit risk of these loans. RICS is leading the valuation work...

Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Guidance about ecosystem services in built up areas

picto-initiative

Boverket in Sweden has started a work on guiding and communicating about ecosystem services and nature based solutions in built up areas: in urban areas, cities and villages. The guidance will include comprehensive planning, detailed planning, building permits...

Sustainable Lifestyles and Education Sustainable Lifestyles and Education
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Trust EPC South

picto-initiative

The Trust EPC South project aims to increase investment in Energy Efficiency in the private tertiary sector, by providing a framework for assessing and benchmarking investments and by reinforcing the confidence of stakeholders and investors in setting up Energ...

Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Indian Railways Plans to set up 500 MW grid-connected...

picto-initiative

The Indian Railways operates 19,000 trains daily, transporting 23 million passengers per day. As a part of an overall strategy to shift to renewable energy, Indian Railways has come up with a policy for setting up grid-connected rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV)...

Sustainable Public Procurement Sustainable Public Procurement
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

SBC Trust Fund Project MaS-SHIP: Mainstreaming...

picto-initiative

Funded by the 10YFP Trust Fund and developed by Oxford Brookes University, Development Alternatives Group, TERI and UN-HABITAT, this two year research project seeks to promote sustainability in terms of environmental performance, affordability and social inclu...

Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

SBC Trust Fund Project: Development of Sustainable...

picto-initiative

Supported by the 10YFP SBC Trust Fund and developed by UN-Habitat, CRAterre-ENSAG, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland and the University of Cambridge, SHERPA is a free sustainable housing design tool. In the future, it is envisioned to also be a forum fo...

Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

10YFP SBC Flagship "Built environment curricula:...

picto-initiative

The aim of this flagship project is to develop a methodology for understanding and guiding change in tertiary and vocational programs that educate built environment professionals, while aligning these changes with professional development for academics and ind...

Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction