Digital reuse marketplace

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From our circular economy projects, we realise the limitations on the industry due to a lack of information, both regarding value and also a lack of an established market place for used materials. BAM have therefore commissioned IBM to co-develop a ‘Circular...

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Sustainable Affordable Housing

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Social housing providers across the UK experienced revenue cuts to an already tight budget. Standards and regulations such as The Decent Homes Standard or the Code for Sustainable Homes dictate that housing providers must deliver good quality homes for their c...

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ENERFUND - ENErgy Retrofit FUNDing Tool

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ENERFUND project aims to enhance investments in refurbishment of buildings across Europe by developing a tool that rates and scores deep renovation opportunities. The tool is based on a set of parameters such as Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs), number o...

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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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School water and sanitation

picto-initiative

Gauge has been exploring how current issues with school sanitation can be addressed through alternative sanitation models, such as the use of composting toilets, aqua privies and onsite biological systems. These alternatives avoid problems associated with exis...

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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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10YFP SBC Flagship "Key Urban Interventions through...

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“Key Urban Interventions through Sustainable Social Housing (KUISHI)” aims to introduce sustainable building and construction practices into on-going or planned social housing programme in three Sub-Saharan countries: Ethiopia, Lesotho and eThekwini munic...

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Resource Efficiency in Construction and Building...

picto-initiative

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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Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) Conference series

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The Sustainable Built Environment (SBE) series of conferences began in 2000, operates on a three-year cycle and now includes five international organizations as co-owners: CIB, iiSBE, UN Environment, GABC and FIDIC. The SBE series operates on a 3-year cycle a...

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Plan B for adaptation and rapid GHG reduction in the...

picto-initiative

Key industry and government leaders have hesitated too long to implement adequate long-term mitigation measures. Measures that have been implemented tend to be of the no-regrets and painless variety, so these will not be sufficient to make the major and rapid...

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