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CHESS SETUP is a project designing a solution to provide energy from renewable sources to buildings. The project´s first divulgation article aiming to explain and popularize CHESS SETUP's working principle and main objectives is available here.    
Post date: 7 Sep 2017
Type: Publication

The “Dante Alighieri” school gymnasium sets an example of best practices in public building renovation through a well thought-out and careful design based on a sustainable bioclimatic study of the site and by applying a simple construction method on the existing gymnasium.  The building has achieved high performance results in terms of the use of renewable energy as well as a lower production of CO2.     Location   Via Gattoni, 13, 61121 Pesaro PU, Itàlia   Project team  
Post date: 4 Sep 2017
Type: Case

The aim of the ZERO-PLUS (Acronym of "Achieving near Zero and Positive Energy Settlements in Europe using Advanced Energy Technology") research project is to search for buildings design for new highly energy performing buildings.
Post date: 31 Aug 2017
Type: Case

This document, released by International Solar Energy Society (ISES), includes the proceedings of the 11th ISES EuroSun Conference, which was held on 11-14 October, 2016 in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.   Contents include:  
Post date: 30 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

This guide, released by the Passivhaus Institute, is intended to supplement a technical document “Criteria for the Passivhaus EnerPHit and PHI Low Energy Standards”. The new guidance addresses the importance of certification, what the compliance process entails, and the benefits it brings to successful low energy building projects.  
Post date: 29 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

The performance of Passivhaus in new construction: Post occupancy evaluation of certified Passivhaus dwellings in the UK: Early Results    This paper published by the Passivhaus Trust, the UK Passive House Organisation, analyses the performance of a number of certified Passivhaus dwellings in the UK. The research is focused on certified new-build Passivhaus homes, both single dwellings and multi residential.  
Post date: 29 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

Smart interoperable electronic active valve, control eco-system and service to achieve superior building efficiency and user awareness     The business project relates to the development of an innovative product-service offer that intends to revolutionise the hydronic market.  
Post date: 25 Aug 2017
Type: Link

By Isabelle Maurizi (PRACSIS)  
Post date: 23 Aug 2017
Type: News

  By François Durier (CETIAT, France)     Certified characteristics of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) appliances are useful for product selection and users’ information needs. They also contribute to a fair competition between manufacturers. Certification of the energy performance parameters makes available trustworthy input data for the energy performance calculation of buildings.     What is certification?  
Post date: 23 Aug 2017
Type: News

We are now in the third week of the #h2020Buildings campaign on Twitter, highlighting some European funded projects related to heating and cooling; namely  
Post date: 18 Aug 2017
Type: Note