Building operation, monitoring, energy management

  by Marianna Papaglastra (Sympraxis Team)    
Post date: 13 Dec 2017
Type: News

DYNASTEE continues to disseminate information on dynamic assessment methods for the energy performance of buildings. The ninth issue of the DYNASTEE newsletter is an introduction to more in depth information, articles on new approaches and methods, the progress of works in the Annex 71 project of IEA-EBC, past and future training sessions etc.
Post date: 12 Dec 2017
Type: Publication

by Marine Faber (BPIE)  
Post date: 12 Dec 2017
Type: Note

This slide presentation from REHVA, the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Associations, was given during a Workshop about commissioning of buildings in India held in February 2014. It emphasises the needs for commissioning, describes the commissioning process and provides some examples and results of commissioning in the design phase and in the operational phase.
Post date: 12 Dec 2017
Type: Publication

IEA-EBC Annex 47 Report 3: Commissioning Cost-Benefit and Persistence of Savings  
Post date: 12 Dec 2017
Type: Publication

This document is the project summary report of the Annex 40 of the Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC) programme of the International Energy Agency (IEA). The primary goal of building commissioning, from an energy perspective, was to verify and optimise the performance of energy systems within a building.
Post date: 12 Dec 2017
Type: Publication

By Heike Erhorn-Kluttig (Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics)  
Post date: 11 Dec 2017
Type: News

  REfurbishment decision making platform through advanced technologies for near Zero energy BUILDing renovation     The main aim of this project, funded by the Horizon2020 Programme of the European Commission, is to define an innovative and collaborative refurbishment ecosystem for transforming RE assets into Near Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB).  
Post date: 11 Dec 2017
Type: Link

by Heather Clancy     One of the largest commercial LED lighting installations projects in the world — the retrofit of more than 4,500 JPMorgan Chase branches by General Electric's energy division, Current — started life as a proposal for a far-more-modest pilot project.  
Post date: 11 Dec 2017
Type: Note

The supply of heat through district energy systems is a common technology used by local municipalities across Europe, but far from all are efficient and many of the local actors’ struggle with the challenge of transforming these systems into efficient systems. Polish district heating needs modernisation, important to improve air quality and reach the European climate goals.  
Post date: 8 Dec 2017
Type: Event