Films that cool the house in summer and keep it warm in winter, would be the ideal of any building. Windows are an essential part of a home and an architecture that aims at energy efficiency cannot underestimate the role of windows. Doors and windows can particularly harm the sustainability of the house, in fact they play an important role also in terms of assignment of points for the energy certification class of buildings.
The Viennese Hotel is more than green: with high energy efficiency strategies and the use of renewable sources, the structure consumes the energy it produces! No waste and low environmental impact. Investing in sustainability yes, but at what price? The hotel has seen an investment of at least 700 thousand euros but the entrepreneur is fully satisfied with the economic returns!
How many times have you tried to limit cooking in the oven so as not to waste electricity? Why deprive yourself if there are methods to use the oven while saving energy? Saving electricity benefits the environment as well as our pocket. Here is a guide to cooking in an eco way: how to use the oven in an eco way.
A scented house always gives a positive feeling, but pleasure becomes annoyance if the smells are artificial, persistent or too aggressive. Disinfectants, deodorants, so-called odor eaters and chemical fragrances, for the environment or cabinets, camouflage stagnant air and worsen its quality.
The Smart City, connected and intelligent, and the opportunity offered by EXPO 2015 to test the innovations that improve the experience of living, are the theme of SMART CITY SUMMIT 2012, the event scheduled for Monday 2 July at the center ABI congresses in Milan. International experts will bring their testimony and conduct the comparison on world best practices with particular attention to the development key offered by ICT issues: augmented reality, smart grids, telepresence, telemedicine, Big Data, new generation networks and mobile devices, the Open Data, the Cloud, crowd sourcing.
Luisa Arienti, CEO of SAP Italy, signs an agreement with the Ministry of the Environment An agreement for the promotion of environmental sustainability initiatives for the reduction and neutralization of the impact on the climate caused by companies in the Information Technology sector. It was signed on October 18 by the Minister of the Environment Corrado Clini and Luisa Arienti, CEO of the Italian branch of SAP, the Italian and world leader in business software.