Project good practices

Retrofitting the Rainha D. Leonor Neighbourhood: improving energy...

Summary: A 60-year-old neighbourhood in physical degradation risked demolition. Instead it was renovated, resulting in improved living conditions and energy efficiency

Location: Norte, Portugal

Improved energy efficiency to combat energy poverty in a housing...

Summary: In response to tenant requests for social aid to heat their dwellings, thermal rehabilitation was undertaken to combat energy poverty among vulnerable tenants.

Location: Sud - Muntenia, Romania (România)

Restoring Historical Social Housing through a Sustainable...

Summary: A holistic redevelopment including building, social, economic, cultural, design and sustainable elements leads to renewal in one of Europe’s oldest districts.

Location: Lisboa, Portugal

Multi apartments blocks for young families

Summary: Construction of three new energy efficient blocks of social housing, contributing to new homes for young people and an enhanced urban landscape

Location: Centru, Romania (România)

Energy retrofit of the multi apartment building Reljkovićeva 2

Summary: A pragmatic financing solution dramatically reduced the costs of renovation for residents while significantly improving the building’s energy efficiency

Location: Jadranska Hrvatska, Croatia (Hrvatska)

Pilot project on Social Housing Retrofitting (EDEA RENOV project)

Summary: Thoroughly underlying analyses/studies led to retrofitting based on energy efficient criteria and a prioritization on the use of renewable resources

Location: Extremadura, Spain (España)

Highly improving the quality of life of 7,500 people with one...

Summary: A retrofit of a densely populated district, with a concentration of social issues, that improved quality of life and neighbourhood perceptions.

Location: Norte, Portugal

Social housing for citizens who have lost their home due to the...

Summary: Three new blocks of resource efficient social housing for citizens who lost their homes during to the post-1990 legal retrocession process.

Location: Centru, Romania (România)

Sustainable housing for young families

Summary: An environmentally sustainable housing project designed to entice young people to stay and encourage them to start families.

Location: Kontinentalna Hrvatska, Croatia (Hrvatska)

Green retrofit of collective flats in Alba Iulia

Summary: An old and not well-kept building of collective flats was retrofit to improve the energy performance and living standard for residents.

Location: Centru, Romania (România)

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