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How to reduce Heating & Cooling energy demand while providing the highest comfort in building renovation     ”Heating and Cooling Research”, a new study looking at the benefits of building renovation, shows that the right combination of active and passive technologies represents the optimal solution to unleash the contribution of buildings to both societal climate and energy goals while improving the individual comfort and well-being of citizens.    
Post date: 14 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

In Halle (Saale), a plus-energy school was built as a sustainable and ecological construction made with a timber frame and cellulose insulation in accordance with the Passive House standard. The building replaces the old existing site of the St. Franziskus-Elementary School in the surrounding area. The new school is a three-storey building with two interconnected structures: the after-school care and class area (west structure), as well as the administrative wing with the school canteen and caretaker's apartment (east structure).  
Post date: 13 Mar 2017
Type: Case

The Affordable and Adaptable Public Buildings through Energy Efficient Retrofitting (A2PBEER) Project now has its own Youtube Channel, where you can find a series of videos produced for training purposes on energy efficient retrofitting of public buildings during the A2PBEER project.  
Post date: 13 Mar 2017
Type: News

The December 2016 issue -Volume 64- of the Newsletter of the International Energy Agency Solar Heating and Cooling (IEA SHC) Programme contains information on the latest developments relating to the Solar Heating and Cooling Programme, announcements of upcoming events and new publications.    Specific articles of this issue include:  
Post date: 8 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

The May 2016 issue -Volume 63- of the Newsletter of the International Energy Agency Solar Heating and Cooling (IEA SHC) Programme contains information on the latest developments relating to the Solar Heating and Cooling Programme, announcements of upcoming events and new publications.    Specific articles of this issue include:  
Post date: 8 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

Building Green Expo 2017, the Greek Exhibition for sustainable buildings & environmental technologies, will take place at the Metropolitan Expo in Athens on 7 - 9 of April 2017.   Since 2002, Building Green Expo has been a well-established exhibition for professionals in the fields of sustainability, green buildings, energy-saving technologies in existing and new buildings and the built environment, sustainable transportation and renewable energy sources.     Building Green Open Space 2017  
Post date: 8 Mar 2017
Type: Event

Heat pumps in the energy system of the future - Pioneering technologies and developments from Austria  
Post date: 7 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

The American Solar Energy Society’s 46th annual National Solar Conference, SOLAR 2017, will be held at the University of Colorado, Denver, on October 9-12, 2017. The event will consist of technical sessions, forum discussions, plenary panels, workshops, fast-paced switch presentations, public solar displays and networking events. SOLAR 2017 is an integral part of the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon (October 5-15, 2017).   Topics include:  
Post date: 7 Mar 2017
Type: Event

The Energy Efficiency Data Hub is a new online tool developed by the European Agency for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (EASME). With interactive maps, key data and statistics, this application features the energy efficiency projects co-funded under Horizon 2020 programme. Several of these projects deal with the energy efficiency in buildings.  
Post date: 6 Mar 2017
Type: Tool

Building America Webinar: High-Performance HVAC: Low-load and Plug-n-Play HVAC Systems  
Post date: 3 Mar 2017
Type: Event