Buildings utilized materials

Wooden and concrete buildings in the context of climate change

This publication is made by Elias Hurmekoski from the European Forest Institute.  It was used as a reference material at the Joensuu pilot course. From it, you can find more detail information about wooden buildings compared to the concrete buildings and what kind of climate impacts both of these have.

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Roadmap for low-carbon buildings

From underneath you can find the roadmap to taking notice the carbon footprint of buildings. Unfortunately, this publication is only available in Finnish and it was used by the wooden construction group of the Joensuu pilot course when they were preparing their poster.  

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Green and blue infrastructure in the city of Oslo

This presentation is in a form a poster. From it, you will find more information what they have done for promoting green and blue infrastructure. 

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Moving towards low-carbon housing in Iran

This article is an outcome of German and Iran co-operation. From this presentation, you will learn what kind plans they have in Iran to make housing more low-carbon. Besides buildings, this article also contains a lot of other interesting information related to it.

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Low-carbon planning in the Netherlands

This article will give you information how low-carbon urban planning has made progress in the Netherlands. Check this from underneath!

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PV-houses in the Amsterdam

This file is also from the Netherlands. This presentation will give you information about PV-housing project in the Amsterdam. You will also learn how it is connected to the low-carbon society. 

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Sustainability of buildings Belgrade

Writers of this article have studied the sustainability of buildings in the city of Belgrade. Check from the underneath what they have found. 

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