July 22, 2013
by Jakob Ebner

New service package Dalarna

In Dalarna, Sweden, municipalities have during a number of years participated in a building network, learning togehter and inspiring each other to more environmentally friendly and energy efficient buildings. Now, with the help of the MountEE-project, we want to take … Continue reading

July 17, 2013
by Carole Piton (CIPRA)

Building the future! Sustainable construction in European mountain municipalities.

Construction and renovation of sustainable public buildings is a team-oriented process and requires audacity. This includes decision makers, architects, craftsmen, and of course the local population. The film shows how European mountain municipalities from Sweden, across the Pyrenees to the Alps … Continue reading

July 10, 2013
by Laetitia Teyssier (PNR des Pyrénées Catalanes)

15 commitments to develop sustainable buildings in Languedoc Roussillon

The development of sustainable and innovative buildings including high energy performance, environmental quality, comfort and health of users is both an economic and technological challenge. The Languedoc Roussillon region has many strengths to develop a such ambitious policy: local industry … Continue reading

July 4, 2013
by Sabine Erber (Energieinstitut)

Building management: Expectations of the new support service

The “Sustainable:Building in the Municipality” service package support communities in the planning and construction of energy-efficient and ecological buildings in their communities. So far, the communities were supported with 4 modules, which content ranged from pre-planning through to implementation and … Continue reading

July 1, 2013
by Etienne Vienot (RAEE)

Financials tools for sustainable buildings

Mountee partners have studied 18 financials tools implemented in various european regions. Three main types of tools are used: Optimization of services, tools and instruments: used to optimize the costs during the conception phase, such as advisory services, assessment tools, … Continue reading