News & Knowledge

21. August 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
With the participation of Active House Alliance, the International Union of Architects (UIA) agreed on the Durban Declaration 2050 Imperative to exercise leadership in sustainable construction at the...
3. July 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
  On 2nd of July the European Commission published its Circular economy package which includes a Communication on Resource efficiency opportunities in the building sector, a legislative...
1. July 2014
News 0 Kurt Emil Eriksen
The Danish project “EMBRACE” from DTU and the Italian project “RHOME for DenCity” from Universita Degli Studi di Roma is two of twenty Solar Decathlon projects that is on...
25. June 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
On 23 June the Active House Alliance held a Workshop organised in the framework of the EU Sustainable Energy Week in Brussels. The purpose of the event was to prepare a Guideline...
15. June 2014
News 0 Kurt Emil Eriksen
Energy efficient building is presently a hot topic in the building sector. In 2020, new buildings in the Netherlands must be energy-neutral, and it will also be an enormous challenge to reduce...
15. June 2014
News 0 Kurt Emil Eriksen
By support of the Active House Alliance members VELUX, Rockwool and Politecnico di Milano the Active House Alliance has been presented and discussed with close to 15.000 architects and designers...
30. April 2014
News 0 Stella Brozek-Everaert
The WorldGBC is hosting an interactive webinar on the development of its latest project, the WorldGBC Health, Wellbeing and Productivity in Office Buildings project. It will share...

Highlighted Cases

Completion: November 2010
Hørsholm, Denmark
Children in Hørsholm can now play in the most climate-friendly nursery in Denmark.
Completion: 2011
Milan, Italy
VELUXlab is the first Italian nearly zero energy building in a University Campus. It is placed in Bovisa Campus of Politecnico of Milan and it is a new laboratory for research.
Completion: 15 December 2012
Mascalucia - CT - Sicily, Italy
Botticelli Project intends to diffuse concept of Active Houses in Sicily. Botticelli is a building which focus the Third Industrial Revolution [Jeremy Rifkin] ; A Building to start...

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Rome, Italy
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