UPDATE – NSCES Meeting + Tour of Old Parliament House at the Fabric Conference

Meeting – Energy and Sustainability NSC Adelaide, Thursday 5 November 2015.  We will start with a short NSCES meeting discussing our activities over the past year, including a report from Peter Cox, President of the ICOMOS International Scientific Committee of Energy and Sustainability (ISCES) on events arising from his recent visit to the USA and ADCOM in Japan. We will then have a…

First Prize for “Common Efficacy” Project Proposal: Energy Efficiency in Historic Centres

This interesting project proposal in Portugal by Nelson Brito, Sergio Brito and Rute Oliveira Castela, won first prize of the “Urban Services and Connected City” in the VINCI “2020 Global Climate Challenge”. It provides a good model to follow elsewhere. The project addresses energy efficiency in historic centres by involving urban stakeholders – local community and local policy players – working…

NSCES meeting at the Fabric Conference

Meeting – Energy and Sustainability NSC Adelaide, Thursday 5 November 2015.  We would like to welcome all those with an interest in energy and sustainability in heritage. We encourage young members, students and young graduates to come along and join us. We invite you to actively participate in the committee and our projects. WHERE: the Meeting Hall…

FABRIC Conference, 5-8 November 2015, Adelaide

Energy and Sustainability Session at Fabric Conference The Australia ICOMOS Conference, Fabric: The Threads of Conservation, in Adelaide, 5-8 November 2015, has a special Energy and Sustainability session, which will be opened by invited expert Peter Cox who will give an opening address, followed by three conference papers considering issues around energy and sustainability in relation…