Central Europe Towards Sustainable Buildings 2016 – Summary

Jennifer Faddy, September 2016 The focus of the conference was on building reuse and retrofit because this is one of the major challenges to achieve carbon reduction targets in Europe. One of the keynote speakers, Raymond Cole from Canada, called for recognition that buildings in their context needed to “do more good” and called for more…

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…

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…