airtightness

Over 160 people attended the joint 34th AIVC, 3rd TightVent, 1st venticool and 2nd Cool Roofs Conference held in Athens, Greece on 25-26 September, 2013. The conference focused on research, technologies, policies and market transformation which optimally employ proper mitigation and adaptation techniques with the aim to reduce the energy consumption of buildings and improve the urban microclimate.
Post date: 8 Jan 2014
Type: Publication

The Energy strategy of the Republic of Bulgaria 2020 was promulgated in SG. 43 of 7 June 2011. The Strategy requires improving the energy performance of existing buildings and the introduction of more stringent energy standards for new buildings. It envisages the accelerated introduction of requirements for near zero energy consumption for buildings in the public sector. It also envisages State and municipality support to private initiatives in the process of enhancing energy independence to public and residential buildings.
Post date: 10 Dec 2013
Type: Publication

The Energy Efficiency Act of the Republic of Bulgaria was promulgated in SG No. 24/12.03.2013, and came into force on 12 March 2013. The new Energy Efficiency Act introduces the recast EPBD (Directive 2010/31/EC). It introduces obligations to owners of public service buildings with a built-up area of over 500 m2 which they must implement by March 2013. The same requirements have to be applied to all public service buildings with a built-up area of over 250 m2 by 9 July 2015. 
Post date: 10 Dec 2013
Type: Publication

The Ordinance establishes special regulations and procedures for the Energy Performance (EP) of buildings and in specific for:the scope, stages and activities of the energy audit;the content of the energy performance certificate;the categories of certification. This Ordinance replaced Ordinance № RD-16-1057 of 10 December 2009 on the terms and procedure for conducting energy efficiency audits and certification of buildings, the EP certifications, and the categories of certification.
Post date: 10 Dec 2013
Type: Publication

The Ordinance establishes special regulations for the Energy Performance (EP) of buildings and regulates:
Post date: 10 Dec 2013
Type: Publication

Inspection of the energy efficiency of boilers and air conditioning installations in buildings aims to determine the level of efficiency in their operation and to identify measures for its improvement.The relevant Ordinance defines:
Post date: 10 Dec 2013
Type: Publication

The TightVent Europe Newsletter aims to keep you regularly informed about developments regarding building and ductwork airtightness, including policy issues, publications, events, innovative technologies, case studies, research activities,…   In this issue:
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

The TightVent Europe Newsletter aims to keep you regularly informed about developments regarding building and ductwork airtightness, including policy issues, publications, events, innovative technologies, case studies, research activities…   In this issue:  
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

The 35th AIVC conference : 'Ventilation and airtightness in transforming the building stock to high performance' will be held in Poznan, Poland together with the 4th TightVent and the 2nd venticool conferences in September 24-25, 2014. Scope
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: News