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02.11.2017  |  Arup Blockchain Technology Report

The opportunities for the Built Environment through the application of blockchain technology are just beginning to be explored. This report considers its potential application across a broad range of areas including smart city...[more]

31.10.2017  |  Construction 4.0 - A Once in a Generation Opportunity

The 3 million enterprises, mostly SMEs, that make up the construction sector in Europe account for 9% of EU’s GDP and employ 18 million people. Yet this major driver for economic growth and jobs is far from being fully digitised:...[more]

30.10.2017  |  ECTP represented at H2020 Cities of the Future 2017 event

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK) invited ECTP to make a presentation at “Cities of the Future 2017” International Brokerage Event organised in Brussels on October 26-27, 2017. The event...[more]

27.10.2017  |  97% of buildings in the EU need to be upgraded

A decarbonised building stock by 2050 requires the big majority of buildings in the EU to be highly energy efficient, complying, at least, with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) label A. BPIE’s analysis of available EPC...[more]

27.10.2017  |  ThinkNature platform on nature based solutions is online

Nature based solutions are defined by the EU as solutions that are inspired and supported by nature, which are cost-effective, simultaneously provide environmental, social and economic benefits and help build resilience. Nature...[more]