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Maximising the outcomes of social housing retrofitting strategies, the case study of Bolzano
In Bolzano, experts from EURAC Research have studied tenant’s energy behaviours in the social housing buildings that are currently being renovated in the framework of the project.
Planning Europe’s transition towards sustainable urban areas
Following the second edition of the “Smart and Sustainable Planning for Cities and Regions” international conference held between 22 and 24 March 2017 in Bolzano (Italy), a book comprising a selection of the top contributions presented during the event has been released by EURAC experts, Sinfonia project partners and organisers of the conference.
WEBINAR | How inter-municipal cooperation on procuring green ICT can combat climate change | 12 June
Don't miss the webinar on green procurement for ICT organised by the Sharing Cities project on 12 June! 
New energy efficiency rules adopted to promote smart and sustainable buildings in Europe
Today, buildings represent around 36% of all CO2 emissions in Europe. To help decarbonising this sector, the Council of the European Union adopted new energy efficiency rules for buildings on 14 May, in view of meeting nearly zero energy standards by 2050 and reduce European greenhouse gas emissions by 80-95% compared to 1990.
SINFONIA auf der Langen Nacht der Forschung in Innsbruck am 13. März 2018
SINFONIA war auf der Langen Nacht der Forschung in Innsbruck am 13. März 2018 vertreten – mit einer Mitmach-Station der Partner Standortagentur Tirol, alpS und IKB zum Thema „Wie trägt SINFONIA zur Stadt der Zukunft bei?“.
SINFONIA-Ideenwettbewerb für Schüler in Innsbruck
alpS is organising a competition of ideas for Innsbruck pupils in 2019. In that framework, pupils will be invited to submit a project idea focusing on sustainable energy supply, renewable energies, smart city, new energy sources or climate protection.