Building operation, monitoring, energy management

Latest news from RetroKit project

The European collaborative project RetroKit is now in its final phase with only three months left. The works at the demonstration buildings are finished. 

To learn more about the refurbishment work there is a short report from Frankfurt as well as some films about some of the technical solutions that were used.

 

More news is available in the 7th newsletter from RetroKit.

 

BUILD UP’s guide to the EU Sustainable Energy Week 2016

The EU Sustainable Energy Week 2016 (EUSEW 2016), Europe’s largest event on sustainable energy policy, is around the corner. Part of EUSEW’s activities is its conference on policy, which takes place from Tuesday 14 to Thursday 16 June.

 

As usual, BUILD UP gives you an overview of the activities that you do not want to miss, including those of its partners.

 

2nd ASHRAE Conference on Energy and Indoor Environment in Hot Climates - Call for papers

On 1 June 2016, ASHRAE announced a call for papers for the Second International Conference on Energy and Indoor Environment for Hot Climates, which takes place on 26-27 February 2017, at the Intercontinental Doha City Hotel, in Doha, Qatar. This conference addresses energy and Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) issues in humid and arid hot climates.

2nd International Conference on Energy and Indoor Environment for Hot Climates - ASHRAE

Organised by ASHRAE, the ASHRAE Qatar Oryx Chapter and Qatar University, the Second International Conference on Energy and Indoor Environment for Hot Climates takes place on 26-27 February 2017, at the Intercontinental Doha City Hotel, in Doha, Qatar. This conference addresses energy and Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) issues in humid and arid hot climates. The scope of the conference is to provide a forum for discussion of the latest research and development in the field of indoor environmental quality in high ambient temperature climates.

 

CLIMA 2016 -12th REHVA World Congress Proceedings & Presentations now available

The proceedings and the presentations of the CLIMA 2016 -12th REHVA World Congress held in Aalborg, Denmark on May 22-25, 2016 are now available online.

 

The event focussed on building and Heating, Ventilating and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) system performance in practice in relation to fulfilment of the intended design, ability to fulfil the needs of the occupants, interaction with the users in daily practice and role in the smart energy system.

 

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Energy Efficiency in the Building Sector - Building Successful Consortia for Horizon 2020

This seminar and matchmaking session, held in the framework of the European Union Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW 2016), will focus on energy efficiency in buildings.

 

During the seminar, participants will learn about the research frontiers within the energy efficiency field, get advice on how to build consortia and communicate their project’s impact in proposals, and get concrete examples of successful projects.