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A built environment that enables a high quality of life for all

WE BELIEVE OUR BUILDINGS CAN BE BETTER THAN THEY ARE TODAY.

BUILD UPON is the world’s largest collaborative project on building renovation – bringing together over 1,000 organisations, across 13 countries, at over 80 events in 2016-17.

It aims to create a renovation revolution across Europe by helping countries to deliver strategies for renovating their existing buildings, by the 30 April 2017 EU deadline.

These strategies are critical to cutting Europe’s energy use, reducing the impacts of climate change, and creating buildings that deliver a high quality of life for everyone.

Further details of the Madrid Leaders’ Summit announced!

In April, countries around the world signed the historic Paris Agreement reached at COP 21. Europe m... Read More

Co-Creating a Declaration for an ambitious National Renovation Strategy across Romania

In the last weeks we have traveled over 4.000 kilometers, organized ten sessions of public consultat... Read More

Event with Commissioners Highlights Importance of Renovation Strategies

On 22 June, a High Level Round-Table on Energy with key stakeholders took place in Brussels to dis... Read More

Support for European ‘Green Mortgage’ Grows

Support for a push towards a 'green mortgage' market is building among stakeholders in the financi... Read More

Croatia BUILD UPON workshop addresses barriers in financing energy efficiency renovation projects

The third BUILD UPON workshop „Financing“, organized by the Croatia Green Building Council, took... Read More

Renovation Day – Latvia

The first BUILD UPON workshop ‘Renovation Day’ was held in Latvia, Riga on 1 June 2016 in the fr... Read More

Stakeholders

Discover who's who in renovation with our interactive maps

Initiatives

Add your renovation initiatives to the “RenoWiki”

Dialogue

Have a voice in the renovation debate in your country

Innovation

Learn how we’re incubating breakthrough innovation

Our Community

You can’t manage what you can’t measure – as true for successful collaboration as it is for energy savings.
Find out who’s engaging in BUILD UPON – and from where.


Stakeholder Stories

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Local Government
Janis Dripe,Latvian Ministry of Culture,RISEBA University (Latvia)

On how the implementation of the renovation strategies must not compromise cultural heritage.


Central Government
Kevin O’ Rourke, Marchena Management Services (Ireland)

On the critical role of government in enabling policy that drives the renovation market.


Energy Sector
Marco Marijewcz, E.ON (UK)

On why the key challenge is dealing with fragmentation


Central Government
Anders Sjelvgren, Boverket (Sweden)

On why the key challenge is finding solutions for low income areas


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