ACCENT contributed to “The Sustainable City XI” book

ACCENT contributed to “The Sustainable City XI” book

IVE, ACCENT partner in Spain, contributed to the 11th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (The Sustainable City 2016) in the Urban Strategies section presenting ACCENT tool. The paper “ACCENT: A pan-European co-created tool to take refurbishment decisions at city scale based on buildings energy performance” is available for free via the following link as included in the book “The […]

Social housing: how to cover costs for refurbishment?

Social housing: how to cover costs for refurbishment?

The LEMON project (Less Energy More Opportunities) gives an innovative answer to this question by combining new types of financing and lease contracts targettting social housing. Lemon will test new types of EPC (Energy Performance Contract) and EPTA (Energy Performance Tenancy Agreement) contracts, to support the refurbishment of 622 social housing homes in Parma and Reggio Emilia, […]

Air quality can add new perspectives to urban planning

Air quality can add new perspectives to urban planning

In charge of the identification and the evaluation of the input data available on the European scale, and collecting and treating for the pilot cities for the specific services proposed by the ACCENT project, the French company NUMTECH, specialised in air quality modelling, has developed its own information and forecasting system on air quality: the […]