Heating, domestic hot water

The annual report of 2016 of the International Energy Agency's Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA-EBC) Programme has been published.   This report presents an overview of the Programme's main activities with summaries of new, ongoing and recently completed projects.   Some of the highlights include:  
Post date: 3 Apr 2017
Type: News

This report presents an overview of the main activities of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Implementing Agreement on Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC) Programme. It includes summaries of new, ongoing and recently completed projects. It includes three parts: the Chair's Statement, Project progress reports and practical background information as well as a summary of the latest outcomes of the Programme intended for policy and decision makers.  
Post date: 3 Apr 2017
Type: Publication

Following the European Commission’s proposal for a heating and cooling strategy, the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research (Fraunhofer ISI) coordinated a consortium - consisting of  the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE (Fraunhofer ISE), TEP Energy GmbH,  the TU Vienna Energy Economics Group, Observ’ER energies renouvelables.org and the Institute for Resource Efficiency and Energy strategies (IREES)- to support the Commission with scientific studies and further develop its proposal for a heating and cooling strategy.  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: News

Im Zuge dieser Abendveranstaltung erfolgt die Vorstellung und Auslobung des Ideenwettbewerbs „EnEff.Gebäude.2050“ durch den Projektträger Jülich.   Moderation   Dr. Alexander Renner Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi), Referatsleiter „Energiepolitische Grundsatzfragen im Gebäudesektor“  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Energieeffiziente Gebäude und Quartiere - Aktuelle Themen und Vorhaben des BMWi   Veranstalter: Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi)   Do, 04.05.2017 | 09:00 - 12:30   Moderation   Dr. Alexander Renner Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie (BMWi), Referatsleiter „Energiepolitische Grundsatzfragen im Gebäudesektor“   Keynote  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Der bundesdeutsche Treffpunkt für das jährliche Update zum Thema Energiewende   Als Leitveranstaltung der Energiewende in Deutschland bieten die ENERGIETAGE einen einmaligen Überblick über die aktuellen politischen, wirtschaftlichen und technischen Entwicklungen. Die über 50 Fachveranstaltungen mit rund 300 Referentinnen und Referenten richten sich an Entscheider aus Politik, Verwaltung, Verbänden, an Experten aus der Energie- und Wohnungswirtschaft oder öffentliche Einrichtungen sowie an Architekten, Ingenieure und Consultants.  
Post date: 31 Mar 2017
Type: Event

The major roles of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) are to disseminate information and to facilitate international collaborative projects in the fields of ventilation and airtightness. Seven projects have just been approved for the 2017-2021 operating period at our the last AIVC board meeting: Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) metrics, ventilation requirements, airtightness testing, and performance of fans, residential cooker hoods, and heat recovery, are key issues addressed in these projects.  
Post date: 29 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

5 factors are holding back the energy transition to a zero emissions Europe by 2050, writes Thomas Nowak.   The way we use energy in our society needs to change if we want to keep global warming well below 2°C, as stipulated at COP21 in Paris. This transition needs to include decision-makers on all levels and must above all include citizens.  
Post date: 28 Mar 2017
Type: Ask the Experts

Limiting the rise in global mean temperature to well below 2°C would require an energy transition of exceptional scope, depth and speed, according to an analysis by the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), including a doubling of annual average energy-related investments from current levels.    
Post date: 27 Mar 2017
Type: News

This report, elaborated by the   International  Energy  Agency  (IEA)  and  the  International  Renewable  Energy  Agency  (IRENA)  upon the request of the  German  government, aims to shed  light  on  the  essential elements  of  an  energy  sector  transition that  would  be consistent  with  limiting  the  rise  in  global temperature  to  well  below  two  degrees  Celisius  (2°C), as  set  out  in  the  Paris  Agreem
Post date: 27 Mar 2017
Type: Publication