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    Project Name BUILD UP – the European web portal for energy efficiency in buildings
    Implementation period: 1.01.2009 - 31.12.2010
    Project Coordinator:

    International Network for Information on Ventilation and Energy Performance - Belgium

    Partners:
    1. Belgian Building Research Institute – Belgium
    2. TNO Built Environment and Geosciences – Holland
    3. Centre Scientifique et Technique de Batiment – France
    4. Uniwersytet w Atenach, Wydział Fizyki – Greece
    5. Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics – Germany
    6. Centre Technique des Industries Aerauliques et Thermiques – France
    7. PAU Education – Spain
    8. Pracsis – Belgium
    9. Sympraxis Team – Greece
    10. Danish national building research institute (Sbi) – Denmark
    11. The Federation of European Heating and Air-conditioning Associations – Holland
    12. Kennisinstituut voor de installatiesector (ISSO) – Holland
    13. Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto – Portugal
    14. Narodowa Agencja Poszanowania Energii S.A. - Poland
    Website: http://www.buildup.eu/
    Objective:

    The BUILD UP web portal is intended to reap the benefits of Europe's collective intelligence on energy reduction in buildings for all relevant audiences. It will bring together new practitioners and professional associations while motivating them to exchange best working practices and knowledge and to transfer tools and resources.

    The BUILD web portal aims to:

    • Enable Home owners and tenants interested in reducing the energy costs of their homes to find out where to obtain practical energy-saving information in their own country or region.
    • Help building professionals to improve skills and learn more about the latest information on energy legislation. It will help them interact with others and access the latest news and events in the field, a database of resources, guidelines and tools, and a database of real examples.
    • Provide public authorities staff who are responsible for energy issues with access to many resources on the legislation, toolkits and guidelines produced by other cities, regions or countries, and a way to share expertise with their peers.
    • Involve umbrella organisations such as energy agencies, industrial associations or non-governmental organisations with an interest in energy saving in buildings and enable them to tell others about their activities and share their successes.
    Contact in NAPE: Aleksander Panek, apanek@nape.pl