The Integrated Action Program for Climate Protection in Munich (IHKM)
Munich - Germany

The Integrated Action Program for Climate Protection in Munich (IHKM)

The Integrated Action Program for Climate Protection in Munich (IHKM) Current developments in our global climate clearly show that there is now way around fast […]

Heat and power to the people de Bonne features 9 mini CHP plants
Grenoble - France

Heat and power to the people de Bonne features 9 mini CHP plants

In the de Bonne district, 9 mini natural gas Combined Heat and Power (CHP) are used. They produce efficient energy on-site. Background The renewal of […]

Absorption cooling in the Hospital and University
Växjö - Sweden

Absorption cooling in the Hospital and University

Synopsis District heating produced from biomass in the Combined Heat and Power (CHP) plant in Växjö is used to produce cooling for the hospital and […]

Polygeneration from biological waste
Växjö - Sweden

Polygeneration from biological waste

The biogas produced by the digestion of sludge and biological waste in the sewage water purification plant in Växjö is used as source of electricity, […]

Small-scale urban windmill keeps company to eco-buildings in Blåsbälgen
Växjö - Sweden

Small-scale urban windmill keeps company to eco-buildings in Blåsbälgen

The municipal housing company Växjöhem has built an eight storey high low-energy building containing 46 apartments. Växjö’s first small-scale urban windmill has been installed on […]

Concert’Action Interactive Training Programme in de Bonne
Grenoble - France

Concert’Action Interactive Training Programme in de Bonne

Concert’action is a training programme that raises awareness and trains construction companies in energy performance issues. Background The sustainable neighbourhood de Bonne in Grenoble is […]

Energy efficiency: A hands-on experience in de Bonne’s new School
Grenoble - France

Energy efficiency: A hands-on experience in de Bonne’s new School

A new elementary school is built in Grenoble with a 50% lower energy consumption level than the national average. Background In 2007 the City of […]

A genius from Transylvania
Brasov - Romania

A genius from Transylvania

Sustainable Energy University

Brasov is located in the central part of Romania. It has 286,000 inhabitants and is a signatory of the Covenant of Mayors – a voluntary […]

Renewable Energy Civic Building
Christchurch - New Zealand

Renewable Energy Civic Building

Keywords Trigeneration, Renewable Energy, Biogas Main photos (see pdf file) Objectives of the action The project objective was to create an exemplary net zero carbon public building […]

“Fifty-Fifty”: Everybody wins when saving energy in Munich!
Munich - Germany

“Fifty-Fifty”: Everybody wins when saving energy in Munich!

Background Fifty-Fifty is an energy and water saving programme coordinated by the City of Munich that has been running in schools and kindergartens since 1996. […]

Low energy housing breathes new life into Poptahof
Delft - The Netherlands

Low energy housing breathes new life into Poptahof

Refurbishment of 84 apartments and 10 studios to new standards. Construction of 58 new energy efficient dwellings and a vertical PV system. Step by step […]

Almada’s Climate Fund
Almada - Portugal

Almada’s Climate Fund

Internal contracting

In 2009 the “Almada Less Carbon Climate Fund” was set up. It aimed to reduce Almada’s carbon footprint by financing energy efficiency and renewable energy […]

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