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The displacement of the n...

Until a few years ago, the lighting of cities was technically limited both in its design and in its extent. ... read more...

A roof made of solar modu...

According to the EU Buildings Directive (EU Directive 2010/31/EU), the lowest energy standard will apply to all ... read more...

Vegetables beat graphene ...

Every child learns that vegetables are part of a healthy diet. Who would have thought, however, that vegetable ... read more...

Bacteria-based solar cell...

Solar cells are a key technology in the energy revolution and in the fight against climate change. But they are ... read more...

A giant chimney against s...

In order to satisfy the hunger for energy of an up-and-coming industrial world powerhouse, China has for years ... read more...

Sense and nonsense of rai...

Water is a precious commodity without which the human organism cannot survive. However, the pure enjoyment of ... read more...

Unbeatable airimprovers: ...

Air pollution is a serious problem that claims more than one million lives worldwide annually. Most of these ... read more...

Plastic as a replacement ...

Used plastic bottles which make foundations, bridges and walkways more stable? Students at Massachusetts Institute ... read more...

Rammed concrete: Revival ...

As soon as something better, more powerful is invented, progress ruthlessly replaces traditional technologies in ... read more...

These 3 German corporate ...

In March, the European headquarters of Bloomberg in London achieved 98.5 points at the international ... read more...

An old material rediscove...

Wood and concrete are two materials that could hardly be more different. Each has its own qualities, advantages ... read more...

Eyes from above: Drones o...

Maybe UAVs - Unmanned Area Vehicles - will at some point become an integral part of our everyday lives. In the ... read more...

Quiet at last - Improved ...

More and more people are taking advantage of the positive ecological and physical properties of timber ... read more...

Independent and self-supp...

It is getting cramped on earth. World population is growing by 2.5 people per second. Our planet has more than 7.5 ... read more...

Technical Interoperabilit...

One of the basic goals of Building Information Modeling (BIM) is an efficient information management of ... read more...

How sustainable is energy...

Energy efficiency and sustainability are trendy (and hopefully sustainable). It ranges from individual consumers ... read more...

Smart Homes – Trend and C...

The demand for an automated and remote-controllable home is continuously increasing. The requirements for ... read more...

From the kitchen to the m...

Tunnel construction is a labor-intensive and time-consuming endeavor. It is true that the blasting and boring go ... read more...

Unbeatable air improvers:...

Air pollution is a serious problem that claims more than one million lives worldwide annually. Most of these ... read more...

Green giant: China's purs...

Considered as a nation, China is the world's most polluting and CO2-emitting country. Mega cities such as Beijing ... read more...