03.0128 Research & Development

Building Research Establishment Ltd (BRE)

Description

BRE helps government, industry and business to meet the challenges of our built environment. Today's need to combat climate change, and the significant economic and social issues we now face, are no exceptions.

BRE is an independent and impartial, research-based consultancy, testing and training organisation, offering expertise in every aspect of the built environment and associated industries. We help clients create better, safer and more sustainable products, buildings, communities and businesses - and we support the innovation needed to achieve this. Read more »

Location

Bucknalls Lane, Garston,
Watford, Hertfordshire WD25 9XX
United Kingdom

BRICKER - Total Renovation Strategies for Energy Reduction in Public Building Stock

Description

Buildings owned by public bodies account for a considerable share of the building stock and have high visibility in public life. As such the European public sector can be an important driver for more efficient products, buildings and services, and for promoting behavioural changes in energy consumption by citizens and enterprises. Read more »

Location

Acciona Infraestructuras, Technology & Innovation Division,
Concejal Francisco Ballesteros,4,
Sevilla 41018
Spain

Graduate School of the Environment at the Centre for Alternative Technology

Description

In 1994 the University of East London (UEL) started the MSc Architecture: Advanced Environmental and Energy Studies. Originally based at UEL’s London campus, in 2000 the course moved to CAT, giving students the opportunity to learn in beautiful, inspiring and innovative surroundings. Read more »

Location

Centre for Alternative Technology, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ
United Kingdom

Mackintosh Environmental Architecture Research Unit (MEARU)

Description

The Mackintosh Environmental Architecture Research Unit (MEARU) is built on an established track record in two main environmental domains within the Mackintosh School of Architecture: passive solar energy design and participatory design. MEARU now undertakes strategic and applied research into a wide range of aspects of sustainable environmental design, responding to a growing commitment to user-centred, low energy, eco-sensitive architecture in the context of increasing global concerns. Read more »

Location

Mackintosh School of Architecture,
Glasgow School of Art, 167 Renfrew Street
Glasgow G3 6RQ
United Kingdom
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