NEST - Exploring the Future of Buildings
NEST is the modular research and innovation building of Empa and Eawag. At NEST, new technologies, materials and systems are tested, researched, further developed and validated under real conditions. Close cooperation with partners from research, industry and the public sector ensures that innovative construction and energy technologies are put onto the market faster. NEST contributes to making the use of resources and energy more sustainable and circular.
Energy Lab. Workshop: Update and Ideation
The newly founded Energy Lab. launches a bimonthly workshop series. The next one will take place on 26.06.2020 from 09:00 to 12:00. The aim of the Lab. is to provide industry partners with inputs for their specific problems and help to solve them together with Energy Lab. partners.
Advancing the future of the construction industry together
The Innovation Park Central Switzerland and NEST are launching a new partnership. Together, innovative solutions for buildings and urban districts are to be designed, tested and made ready for the market.
An almost closed circle
The Urban Mining & Recycling unit is a benchmark for circular construction: it is 96% circular. This is shown by a recently published paper on the inclusion of the unit in Madaster's material register.