Tag: Living Building Challenge

<strong>Changing the built environment paradigm. Now.</strong>

Changing the built environment paradigm. Now.

When we founded Living Future Europe almost three years ago, we declared since from our statute what was our mission - to make the world work for 100% of humanity, in the shortest possible time, through spontaneous cooperation without ecological offense or disadvantage of anyone, catalysing the transformation toward communities that are socially just, culturally … Continue reading Changing the built environment paradigm. Now.

Change is about communicating it.

Change is about communicating it.

Just back from Klimahouse, the most important green building exhibition and congress in Italy (the eighteenth edition) for the first time in person after 2020, with a mixture of uncertainty and amazement about being able to see each other, meet, and design together again. We left the screens, the webinars, the calls. It is really … Continue reading Change is about communicating it.

RESET, to monitor the indoor air.

RESET, to monitor the indoor air.

“If you cannot measure it, you cannot improve it”, paraphrasing Lord Kelvin. This is valid for indoor air too. The RESET Standard is the world’s first sensor-based and performance-driven data standard and certification program for the built environment. The RESET Standard creates a structure for data quality, continuous monitoring, and benchmarking. The standard harnesses the … Continue reading RESET, to monitor the indoor air.

Si fa presto a dire Zero.

Si fa presto a dire Zero.

[the English abstract follows] Zero emissions, zero carbon, zero energy, net zero, net positive, nearly zero energy buildings, carbon neutral, zero impact, carbon-free, carbon negative, carbon off setting, carbon removal, il primo edificio, il primo progetto, il primo intervento di rigenerazione urbana a zero emissioni, il primo ... – aggiungete a piacere. Insomma, si fa … Continue reading Si fa presto a dire Zero.

The time for choices

The time for choices

I suppose many have read that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has just published their Sixth Assessment Report, Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis and that very few have actually read it (it’s almost 4,000 pages) or perhaps have read the 42-page summary. For those who haven't, here are two well done … Continue reading The time for choices

Klimahouse 2021? I’m in!

Klimahouse 2021? I’m in!

In times of pandemics, Klimahouse goes digital – continuing its search for a built environment respectful of our planet and future generations. The new platform for the Klimahouse Community is a 3-day event (27÷29 January 2021) with top speakers who will update you on the hottest topics in sustainable construction. You can find me digitally … Continue reading Klimahouse 2021? I’m in!

The Regenerative Week is coming

The Regenerative Week is coming

Looking for a bright spot heading to a different future in the dark of these unprecedented times? Mark your calendar next December 2+3 with two full days on regenerative sustainability you absolutely cannot miss. The LFE 2020 Meet-up Wednesday 2nd December is the Living Future Europe day. Promoted by Living Future Europe (LFE), together with … Continue reading The Regenerative Week is coming

Biophilia 2020. Il primo Biophilic Camp italiano.

Biophilia 2020. Il primo Biophilic Camp italiano.

Un’immersione nella natura, cinque giorni insieme nei boschi dell’Alto Adige per apprendere e applicare i principi della progettazione biofilica, in un’esperienza che combina biologia e agile management, architettura e psicologia, ingegneria e sostenibilità rigenerativa. Siete pronti per il primo “Biophilic Camp” italiano? 😉 Quando: 9-13 Ottobre 2020 Dove: San Felice (Bolzano), presso Felizitas Durata: 5 giorni … Continue reading Biophilia 2020. Il primo Biophilic Camp italiano.

Biofilia, per tutti.

Biofilia, per tutti.

“La natura in casa ci fa bene. Il legame con la natura alla base del nostro benessere indoor”. Il webinar della serie Klimahouse Connects di Fiera Bolzano è passato ma è possibile rivederlo qui. Con più di duecentocinquanta partecipanti on line, Giuseppe Barbiero, Rita Trombin ed io abbiamo cercato di raccontare le diverse declinazioni della … Continue reading Biofilia, per tutti.