Building operation, monitoring, energy management

Evaluating New York City's Multifamily Building Energy Data for Savings Opportunities - Retrofitting Affordability   This report by the Building Energy Exchange (BEEx), analyses available data in the New York City multifamily (MF) building sector to identify which buildings, and which energy efficiency retrofit measures, have the greatest potential for carbon reduction, and how these benefits relate to affordability and the City’s climate action plan.   Key findings include:  
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Final Report for the Department of the Environment and Energy - International review of residential building energy efficiency rating schemes (BEET 5)  
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

The scientific accompanying research team "EnergieWendeBauen" of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy has published a new combined monitoring guideline for the field energy in buildings and city quarters, specifically for the research initiatives EnOB and EnEff:Stadt. The monitoring guideline contains besides minimum requirements for measurements in demonstration buildings and quarters within EnOB and EnEff:Stadt also information on support tools, that facilitate the administration and analysis of monitoring data.
Post date: 20 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

An analysis by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) on the readiness of EU countries to transition to smart buildings concludes that no Member State is fully prepared to take advantage of the benefits that smart building technologies will entail. BPIE assesses aspects such as dynamic operability, energy-system responsiveness, renewable energy uptake as well as dynamic and self-learning control systems to judge how well prepared Europe is for an increasing share of smart buildings.   
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

Are you an experienced professional in the field of energy efficiency in areas such as consumer behaviour, buildings, heating and cooling, products, industry, public authorities, services, and energy efficiency financing? The Executive Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME) is looking to recruit highly motivated staff to carry out activities related to research, innovation, or market uptake. The system will close on 02/03 at 23:45 CET.    
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: News

On 29 -30 March 2017, at the Espace Grande Arche, Paris - La Défense, BIM World brings together all the digital actors for the construction, real estate and territory planning.   In this third edition of the event, many themes are put forward such as: Digital modelling, Collaborative, Mobility, Digital Building, 3D GIS, Geo data, Internet of Things (IoT), Smart Data, Cloud and Augmented Reality, where BIM is the focal point.  
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Event

2nd International Conference on Building Information Modelling (BIM) in Design, Construction and Operations    
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Event

Study on the impact assessment for a new Directive mainstreaming deployment of renewable energy and ensuring that the EU meets its 2030 renewable energy target - Mainstreaming RES    
Post date: 16 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

  Scanvac’s RoomVent Conference together with Ventilation Conference present: RoomVent and Ventilation 2018 Conferences “Excellent indoor climate and high performing ventilation”    RoomVent and Ventilation are well established conference series within the discipline of ventilation research. These conferences have mutually supported each other in the past and
Post date: 16 Feb 2017
Type: Event

CITY-ZEN, a EU FP7 project running from 01-03- 2014 to 28-02-2019, aims to develop and demonstrate energy efficient cities, and to build a methodology and tools for cities, industries and citizens to reach the 20-20-20 targets.  
Post date: 15 Feb 2017
Type: Link