Dig-IT Lab – New competence centre accelerating digitalization in the construction industry13 Sep 2023
Dig-IT Lab is a new Vinnova-funded competence centre at KTH, aiming at reducing the environmental impact of buildings through digitalization. The centre will promote collaboration as well as accelerat...
Embodied carbon savings of co-living and implications for metrics17 Aug 2023
A study conducted by Tove Malmqvist and Johanna Brismark in collaboration with KTH Live-In Lab, Co-Kitchen, and Max4lax explores the potential embodied carbon savings associated with co-living design.
KTH Live-In Lab Annual Report 202222 Jun 2023
2022 was a year of collaboration, evolution and learning for KTH Live-In Lab. Read more about our work and our new projects in the Annual Report for 2022.
Final Report CoKitchen5 May 2023
CoKitchen is a research project that investigated shared housing for students and has now completed its final report. The results can contribute to sustainable forms of housing and guide the design me...
Debate: "Distance and hand hygiene alone are not enough"29 Apr 2023
An opinion piece published in Fastighetstidningen entitled "Distance and hand hygiene alone are not enough" makes the case for indoor air quality.
COVID-19 guidance for the Swedish construction and real estate sectors – results from a survey study29 Apr 2023
New survey provides guidance for the construction and real estate sector. Results from the study show an imbalance of guidance during the pandemic.
HYSTORE on Thermal Energy Storage Design and Optimization with Heat Pumps at Real Building-Scale24 Apr 2023
Researchers from Civil and Architectural Engineering (BYV, ABE school), Energy Technology (EGI, ITM school) and KTH Live-in-Lab (LIL, ITM school) join forces in a new Horizon project HYSTORE, for find...
Giant battery maxes out solar energy19 Apr 2023
Being able to store energy from renewable sources, such as solar and wind, is crucial for the green transition. But how is it done in practice? In a pilot project for housing on KTH's campus, a system...