For many of these items it can be said that various at least partly high quality material is available in most of the EU Member States (like software tools for calculating thermal bridges, thermal bridges atlases and promotion of good practice guidance). It would be desirable that the material is used more often by building practitioners and that some countries catch up with the others. Software for calculating thermal bridges should be validated and the validation documentation should be published.
Post date: 6 May 2010
Thermal bridges increase the building energy demand for heating and cooling. For well insulated
envelopes and buildings with increased energy efficiency, the influence of thermal bridging on the
Post date: 25 Feb 2010
Information Paper P174 of ASIEPI European project
Post date: 7 Jan 2010
Information paper P198 (initially P152) of the European Project ASIEPI.
This information paper is an updated version of P152 (2009) and P197 (April 2010) and replaces them.
Post date: 30 Aug 2009