Houseful Workshop Series | Housing of tomorrow: a circular look at energy rehabilitation
AIGUASOL, alongside other national experts in the building and energy sector, will demonstrate the importance of circularity in the construction industry, with a specific focus on energy rehabilitation. The event will future sustainable catering and is completely free for charge.
As part of the Houseful project, AIGUASOL will host a workshop focused on circular solutions for energy rehabilitation in the building sector.
In particular, during this face-to-face workshop, some national experts will discuss the applications of circularity in buildings, existing business models and feasibility, as well as innovative solutions.
9:30h-10h. Meet & Cheers. Welcome, coffees and drinks for everyone.
● Presentation of the event – Carolina Carbó, Manager of Construction Technology – LEITAT
10:10h-11h. Block 1: Innovative technical solutions in energy rehabilitation.
● T1 – Introduction to the Circularity in building – Sonia Llorens, Director in Càtedra d’Economia Circular i Sostenibilitat del Tecnocampus Mataró-Maresme (UPF)
● T1.2 – Frameworks of circularity in building – Toni Herena, Project Manager – AIGUASOL
○ Levels, EU Taxonomy, U Taxonomy, Certifications, Circularity Methodologies
● T2 – Solutions of energetic rehabilitation of envelopes – Olga Barrachina and Toni Herena, Project Managers – AIGUASOL
○ Experiences of innovation projects (4RinEU, PLUG’n HARVEST, HOUSEFUL)
● T3 – Energy monitoring, Reports, and KPIS – Carlos Larraz, Researcher – LEITAT
○ Into operation monitoring service: consumptions, comfort, etc..
● Questions and answers
11:00 h- 11:20 (Circular Break)
11:30 h- 12:30 h Block 2: Implementation of circular business models in the value chain of energy rehabilitation.
● T4 – Circular business models and services for energy refurbishment – Arnau González, Project Technician – AIGUASOL)
○ FaaS, Models de PPP, PPS, etc.
● T5 – Challenges of implementing energy rehabilitation solutions in social housing – Inés Fàbregas, External Action Architect – Agència de l’Habitatge de Catalunya
● Questions and answers
● T6 – Round table discussion: challenges for a circular value chain and success cases – Moderated by AIGUASOL
○ David Martínez, Sustainability Director – Construcía.
○ Àngel Estévez, Architect, Project Coordinator and Rector Council member- Sostre Cívic
○ Fernando Aranda, Innovation and knowledge committee expert – Incasol.
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Houseful Webinar Series | Material solutions for a circular economy
Press releases - 08 Sep 2022
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