Public procurement of innovative solutions in the Construction sector – public consultation, deadline 15 January 2019

Public procurement is an important catalyst for modernizing the public sector with innovative solutions, for opening up business opportunities for companies and for speeding up the adoption of solutions that meet strategic EU policy goals. A good understanding of the situation in innovation procurement in the Member States is therefore important for all of us

ECTP Conference 2018 report: Presentations and photos available!

The 8th ECTP Conference took place at the Centre for Fine Arts in Brussels on November 13-14, 2018 (cf. the conference programme). More than 170 stakeholders from the whole construction value-chain and representatives of the European Commission (see list here) shared their experience and discussed how the EU construction industry is shaping a high-tech Sustainable Built Environment.

EeB PPP Technology Brochures 2018 available online

ECTP has just issued the 2018 edition of the EeB PPP Promising Technologies Brochures that showcase successful technologies with a high market potential identified among the EeB PPP projects. The brochures focus on 5 market-oriented topics: Advanced Materials Solutions HVAC & Lighting Solutions Energy Building Systems Monitoring & Diagnostic Methodologies Urban & District Scale Solutions.

European Energy Efficiency Conference 2019. Call for papers open until 10 October 2018

The European Energy Efficiency Conference 2019 will take place from 27 February to 1 March 2019 in the context of the annual World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED) conference. Each year, experts from all over the world come together in Wels/Austria to discuss current research results and successful energy efficiency strategies and policies. “Energy efficiency first”

ECTP Conference 2018. Do not miss the opportunity to promote your project’s outcomes!

The 8th ECTP open Conference taking place in Brussels on November 13-14, 2018 will be  a great opportunity to promote the outcomes and innovations coming from RDI projects, especially among European Commission’s representatives who are looking for a strong communication on the promising technologies. Innovation cases will be exhibited through booths set up in the Conference room

EeB cPPP 2018 Progress Monitoring Report released by ECTP

The Energy-efficient Buildings (EeB) cPPP is a partnership between the European Commission and the private sector as represented by the Energy Efficient Buildings (E2B) Committee of the European Construction, built environment and energy efficient building Technology Platform (ECTP). The multiannual EeB cPPP roadmap is the document containing the research and innovation priorities of the private

Launch of the STUNNING Renovation Hub: EU platform for energy-efficient refurbishment technologies and business models

The EU-funded Horizon 2020 project STUNNING, which promotes the accelerated adoption of innovative refurbishment packages and successful business models for energy-efficient building refurbishments, launched the STUNNING Renovation Hub in September 2018. It is a virtual platform for the interactive knowledge exchange in the field of energy-efficient building renovation and enables all participating stakeholders to share

Report of the European Commission conference “Industry Partnerships – a new impetus”

The European Commission conference “Industry Partnerships – a new impetus” organised on 26 June 2018 in Brussels launched the dialogue on a new vision for Public-Private Partnerships with the industry, post 2020. The recently published report of the conference provides the main messages and gives some hints on what these partnerships will look like: European