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ATLANTA – The 2016 editions of ASHRAE’s major refrigerants-related standards have been published as a package with 30 new refrigerants and refrigerant blends added.   ANSI/ASHRAE 15, Safety Standard for Refrigeration Systems, and its sister standard, ANSI/ASHRAE 34, Designation and Safety Classification of Refrigerants, constitute a complete set of requirements for the safe design, construction and application of refrigeration systems used in a wide variety of residential, commercial and industrial applications.   
Post date: 5 Jan 2017
Type: News

ATLANTA – ASHRAE has announced the topics and a call for presenters for its new Building Performance Analysis Conference, formerly known as the ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference.  
Post date: 5 Jan 2017
Type: News

  & Pan-European Thermal Atlas (Peta4) Launch Event   Update 10/02/2017: New venue, schedule and speakers update. Please note that the event is fully booked. Please contact the planner at dhcplus@euroheat.org if you wish to be added on the waiting list.  
Post date: 5 Jan 2017
Type: Event

RENEW SCHOOL project aims at retrofitting a large number of school buildings to Nearly Zero Energy Building (nZEB) standard. The Project assignment is to motivate and to give municipalities, school owners, companies as well as end-users appropriate tools and solutions for renovating existing school buildings to nZEB standard. The project promotes and increases high-energy performance and prefabricated timber-based renovation of school buildings in Europe.
Post date: 4 Jan 2017
Type: Publication

Treet or "The Tree" in Norwegian proves that sustainable solutions for buildings in an urban context can indeed be achieved by working across different sectors to create a cost-efficient, modular high-rise building using a prefabrication process. Finding inspiration in the long history of wood construction in Norway and, in particular timber bridge building, the decision to build a tall wood high-rise in Bergen was definitely appropriate. Along the way, Treet has also set a new record for being one of the tallest timber buildings to date.
Post date: 4 Jan 2017
Type: Case

The 14th edition of the PV Status Report by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) gives an overview of the current trends in PV industry. Over the last 15 years, this industry the has grown from a small group of companies and key players into a global business where information gathering is becoming increasingly complex.  
Post date: 3 Jan 2017
Type: Publication

Zum dritten Mal in Folge wird 2017 ein Netzwerkworkshop in München auf der BAU  im Rahmen eines öffentlichen Werkstattdiskurses durchgeführt. Wie auf den Veranstaltungen 2013 und 2015 werden wieder über 300 Teilnehmer erwartet, die dort aktuelle Erkenntnisse und Trends diskutieren werden.
Post date: 3 Jan 2017
Type: Event

Since September 2016, the renovation works at the Province of Liège School of Engineering have been progressing, and now as we move towards the New Year, a new phase has just begun. It involves installing a renewable heating system, the first of its kind in Europe, if not the world.  
Post date: 2 Jan 2017
Type: News

With the guiding theme "Future Buildings and Districts - Energy Efficiency from Nano to Urban Scale", the international scientific conference CISBAT 2017 will take place from 6 to 8 September 2017 in Lausanne, Switzerland, offering a platform for dialogue and presentations focused on energy efficient building and urban district design.  
Post date: 29 Dec 2016
Type: Event

The European Commission is developing a new energy system model which is capable of analysing the EU's energy systems in high level of detail.    
Post date: 28 Dec 2016
Type: News