LOW CARBON CEMENT (LC3) TECHNOLOGY RESOURCE CENTRE

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LC3 Technology Resource Centre (LC3-TRC) has been established in Cuba to act as interface between industry an academy for a swift introduction of the new developments in the area of LC3 in the Latin American Region. The LC3 Technology Resource Centre is a prov...

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Greening the Brick Sector in Bihar

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Bihar State Pollution Control Board and Development Alternatives jointly initiated a workshop on ‘Greening the Brick Sector in Bihar’ on Friday, 29th June, 2018 at Seminar Hall, Parivesh Bhawan, Patliputra, Patna. The discussions and dialogue focussed on t...

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Plug and Live Project

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Plug and Live is a project selected in the international competition for green buildings Solar Decathlon Africa 2019. This project is leaded by Private University of Fez with EPF engineer school from France as an academic partner. This Project shows if and how...

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LOW-CARBON CEMENT-BASED MATERIALS INITIATIVE (LCCI)

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The LCCI is a network of scientists and engineers with expertise on various aspects of production, and consumption as well as on environmental life-cycle analysis of cement-based materials. The priority of the network is in the materials side solutions, since...

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Cooperative Research Centre for Low Carbon Living

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The CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) is a national research and innovation hub, enabling a globally competitive low carbon built environment sector. Focusing on collaborative innovation, we bring together property, planning, engineering and policy organis...

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International Survey on GHG Emissions in the Built...

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In late 2015 iiSBE launched an international pilot survey project to identify useful approaches for reducing GHG emissions in the built environment. The pilot survey was sent out to a group of contacts and provided a good set of responses (see attached documen...

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Tapping Resource Efficiency Potential in India

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Cities contribute to 80% of the economic growth, while also comsuming 75% of the world’s natural resources. India is witnessing rapid urbanisation, with approximately 31% of its population living in cities. This trajectory requires us to find a way of achiev...

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Mainstreaming Sustainable Affordable Housing in India

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The urban housing shortage in India is currently estimated at 18.75 million, more than 95% of which pertains to low-income groups. In addition, the housing sector is by definition an energy and resource intensive sector leading to a large environmental burden...

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Decoupling Energy and Resource Use from Growth in the...

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India is currently at a crucial juncture where it is aiming for economic growth to meet the basic needs of its 1.2 billion people. However, this growth has so far resulted in energy shortages and the increasing use of limited resources. This policy brief serie...

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The Embodied Carbon Review

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"The Embodied Carbon Review – Embodied carbon reduction in 100+ regulations and rating systems globally" reports the results of how embodied carbon, that is, the carbon emissions from construction materials, is addressed in certifications and regulations glo...

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Resource Efficiency in Construction and Building...

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Resource Efficiency in Construction and the Built Environment (RE-C-BE) seeks to explore answers the question: how can the built environment deliver future energy and material services, while at the same time reducing resource use and environmental impact? REC...

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Transforming organisational culture for gender equality...

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GENOVATE, an action-research project involving seven European universities was based on the implementation of Gender Equality Action Plans (GEAPs) in six universities supported by on-going participatory evaluation undertaken by one university. It brought toget...

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Resource Efficiency in the Indian Construction Sector:...

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The construction sector generates substantial amount of waste from the process of construction and demolition (C&D) of buildings and infrastructure, which when processed can be used as a raw material for construction. The report attempts to present a snapshot...

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iiSBE Urban Tool

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The iiSBE Urban Tool is a software platform that is designed to assess key performance indicators for urban neighbourhoods. The structure of the tool follows the concept developed in SBTool, a building performance assessment system ten years ago, which is a ge...

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Sustainable Buildings & Cities Congress

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The Private University of Fes (UPF) organized, on December 06th and 07th 2017 in Fez and in partnership with Moulay Ismaïl University from Meknes a congress under the theme "Sustainable buildings and cities". It was the opportunity to exchange among differen...

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