A great conference packed with more than 100 sessions within seven tracks on a full range of built environment topics, including urgency of addressing the climate crisis, measures to reduce human impact on the natural environment and strategies for making the built environment more resilient and sustainable. Group Energy Conservation participated with two papers as short abstracts and two presentations
33474-Greenhouse Gas Emission Factors for Building Stock Modeling
33484-Building and City Scale Public Sustainability Assessment System for Mediterranean Cities
This work summarizes the progress made for enhancing an open method and tools that support assessing, planning, monitoring and rating sustainability of the built environment. The current transnational effort involves Greece, Italy, Jordan, Lebanon, Spain, and Tunisia, that capitalized a sustainability assessment system for buildings and neighbourhoods and upscale it to a city level. Three new pilots are underway to demonstrate its applicability.