Denmark

Robust Internal Thermal Insulation of Historic Buildings     RIBuild is a Horizon 2020 research project that develops guidelines on how to install internal thermal insulation in historic buildings while maintaining their architectural and cultural heritage.   The project's purpose is to reduce energy consumption in historic buildings in order to meet the EU 2020 climate and energy targets.     Significant potential for energy savings in historic buildings  
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
Type: Link

IEA-EBC Annex 63: Implementation of energy strategies in communities – Putting energy in urban planning processes  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: Link

The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA-EBC Annex 67: Energy Flexible Buildings” in 2014. The project will run till 2019.   The objectives of the project are to:  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: Link

by Peter Wouters (INIVE eeig), Malcolm Orme (IEA-EBC)  
Post date: 4 Jul 2017
Type: News

The 4DH Strategic Research Centre, the RE-INVEST project and Aalborg University invite researchers and experts from industry and businesses to the 3rd international Conference on Smart Energy Systems and 4th Generation District Heating. This year’s conference takes place at 12-13 September 2017 in Copenhagen.   The aim of the conference is to present and discuss scientific findings and industrial experiences related to the subject of Smart Energy Systems based on renewable energy and future 4th Generation District Heating Technologies and Systems (4GDH).
Post date: 23 Jun 2017
Type: Event

This brochure published by the Danish Energy Agency, the Danish Board of District Heating and the Danish public-private partnership State of Green, provides information about the history of district heating in Denmark. It describes the main characteristics of district heating systems in the country, which mainly rely on cogeneration of heat and power and from the combustion of waste and natural gas. It explains the process for public heat planning and for approval of projects by municipalities.
Post date: 17 May 2017
Type: Publication

This interactive web-tool, released in the framework of the EU project RENEW SCHOOL was launched to guide decision makers to well-informed decisions for school buildings and renovation options The main decisions to make include:  
Post date: 15 May 2017
Type: Tool

Building airtightness: a critical review of testing, reporting and quality schemes in 10 countries    
Post date: 27 Apr 2017
Type: Publication

IEA-EBC Annex 59: High Temperature Cooling and Low Temperature Heating in Buildings   The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA- EBC Annex 59 High Temperature Cooling and Low Temperature Heating in Buildings” in 2012. The project was completed in 2016.  
Post date: 25 Apr 2017
Type: Link

IEA-EBC Annex 66: Definition and Simulation of Occupant Behavior in Buildings   The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA- EBC Annex 66 Definition and Simulation of Occupant Behaviour in Buildings” in 2013. The project will run till 2017.  
Post date: 25 Apr 2017
Type: Link