Sustainable built environment

The built environment has a broad spectrum of impacts on our cities. It has the largest single share in global resource use and pollution emission. Achieving a sustainable built environment involves designing, building and operating structures that meet and exceed our expectations. Explore the wide range of possible ways of implementing sustainability in the built environment

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Image: Mobypark – Makes parking easier and more efficient

Mobypark – Makes parking easier and more efficient

Parking your car in big cities is becoming more and more difficult. Many drivers spend on average 20 minutes per time while looking for a parking spot.... read more »

Image: 3Di – Water Management Visualisation

3Di – Water Management Visualisation

3Di is a new versatile water management visualisation instrument that supports operational water management, calamity management, and spatial planning design.... read more »

Image: Green Soil Bag – Sustainable Embankments

Green Soil Bag – Sustainable Embankments

The Green Soil Bag has been designed for use at calamities, providing a sustainable alternative for the traditional sandbag. It can be used to construct... read more »

Image: Smart Energy for SMEs

Smart Energy for SMEs

The growth in sustainable energy leads to fluctuations in the market. Heavy industries and the consumer market are currently receiving more and more resources... read more »

Image: Urban Air Quality: UrbanAirQ

Urban Air Quality: UrbanAirQ

Urban air quality in cities and its impact on public health is currently a growing concern, receiving ample attention from policymakers, scientists and... read more »

Image: IoT Living Lab

IoT Living Lab

The IoT Living Lab provides public networks, open infrastructure, and data for developers to accelerate emerging IoT innovations for Smart City solutions.... read more »

Image: Allegro – Active Mode Traffic

Allegro – Active Mode Traffic

Allegro is a European Horizon 2020 research project about active traffic modes, granted to professor Serge Hoogendoorn from the Delft University of Technology.... read more »

Image: PlasmaMade Air Filter – Filtering the air from an extractor hood

PlasmaMade Air Filter – Filtering the air from an extractor hood

An extraction system usually needs an exhaust pipe to the outdoors. With the PlasmaMade filter this is not needed anymore; the filters can be assembled... read more »

Image: Lean Elderly Assistant – LEA

Lean Elderly Assistant – LEA

The Lean Elderly Assistant, or LEA, is a robot which is designed to enable the elderly to live independently in their own home. Although the elderly are... read more »

Image: Tygron – Collaborative Urban Planning

Tygron – Collaborative Urban Planning

Tygron: Serious Gaming for collaborative urban planning Using the Tygron Engine, flood’s based on data from past natural disasters can be modeled... read more »

Image: 3D Printing in the Circular City

3D Printing in the Circular City

This project introduces large-scale 3D printing for the recycling of plastic waste. A multidisciplinary consortium, consisting of TU Delft, House of DUS... read more »

Image: Smart Lighting on Texel

Smart Lighting on Texel

The Dutch island of Texel,  the largest and most populated island in the Netherlands, aims to become fully energy neutral by 2020. TVILIGHT and DYNNIQ... read more »

Image: WASTED – A Laboratory for Plastic Waste Upcycling

WASTED – A Laboratory for Plastic Waste Upcycling

WASTED gives new value to plastic waste by enhancing plastic waste upcycling. This is done by turning a common challenge into grand possibility by working... read more »

Image: GRO (Green Recycled Organics) – Closed circle mushroom farming

GRO (Green Recycled Organics) – Closed circle mushroom farming

In cooperation with a restaurant chain company and a fresh produce wholesale company, GRO has created a cradle to cradle concept for mushroom farming. They... read more »

Image: The BuildingGuide / De Gebouwengids

The BuildingGuide / De Gebouwengids

Excursions on architecture and urban planning in Amsterdam, Almere, Rotterdam The BuildingGuide (Dutch: De Gebouwengids) organizes tours in the field of... read more »

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