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16. September 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
Following the publication of the European Commission`s Circular economy package on 2 July including a “Communication on Resource efficiency opportunities in the building sector”, the...
15. September 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
The first Active House in Canada designed by Great Gulf Homes has received media attention throughout Canada. The interest for the Active House concept in Canada grew in the recent months and...
9. September 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
The World Sustainable Buildings 2014 Conference taking place on 28-30 October 2014 in Barcelona offers 144 sessions. Among these, three sessions will be organized by the Active House Alliance and...
1. September 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
ActivPlus eV is a non-profit initiative of planners and scientists with the aim to develop sustainable standards for buildings and neighborhoods in the construction and property sector in Germany....
25. August 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
We have learned with great sadness that Mr Aleksander Dariusz Panek, President and co-founder of the National Energy Conservation Agency passed away on 17th of August in Warsaw, Poland. Mr Panek was...
21. August 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
With the participation of Active House Alliance, the International Union of Architects (UIA) agreed on the Durban Declaration 2050 Imperative to exercise leadership in sustainable construction at the...
3. July 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
  On 2nd of July the European Commission published its Circular economy package which includes a Communication on Resource efficiency opportunities in the building sector, a legislative...

Highlighted Cases

Completion: October 2009
Kraig, Austria
Energy used for heating/hot water - whether it's from wood, coal, oil or natural gas - has literally been burned up. A solution is the solar-activehouse
Completion: 15 December 2012
Mascalucia - CT - Sicily, Italy
Botticelli Project intends to diffuse concept of Active Houses in Sicily. Botticelli is a building which focus the Third Industrial Revolution [Jeremy Rifkin] ; A Building to start...
Completion: 2009
Copenhagen, Denmark
A very attractive energy and indoor climate renovation of a former industrial building, now in use as a cultural centre as part of a neighbourhood renewal project.

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