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ATLANTA – Recognising the amount of energy used by the residential building sector, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) are revising their residential energy standard with a goal of making it 50 percent more efficient than the 2006 International Energy Conservation Code, which serves as the industry benchmark.  
Post date: 17 Nov 2016
Type: News

For the first time, the building glass façade and window industry represented by European Aluminium, EuroWindoor, ES-SO and Glass for Europe have come together to call for a modernised EPBD to unleash the energy savings potential of high performing windows.  
Post date: 9 Nov 2016
Type: News

The Uhland school in Stuttgart was undergoing renovation to plus energy level during the last 2 years. Now, the construction work is completed and the pupils and teachers can move back into the main building of the school at the beginning of 2017. The building envelope was insulated with high-efficient expanded polystyrene (EPS). On top of the basement slab and at the gable walls vacuum insulation was used. The new windows are triple glazed. All classrooms were equipped with CO2-controlled decentralised ventilation units with heat recovery.
Post date: 4 Nov 2016
Type: News

Die Uhlandschule in Stuttgart wurde in den letzten 2 Jahren zu einer Plusenergieschule saniert. Jetzt sind die Bauarbeiten fertig und der Wiedereinzug der Schüler und Lehrer in das Hauptgebäude der Schule kann zu Beginn des Jahres 2017 stattfinden. Die Gebäudehülle wurde mit hocheffizientem expandierten Polystyrol (EPS) gedämmt. Auf der Bodenplatte und den beiden Giebelwänden kam Vakuumdämmung zum Einsatz. Die neuen Fenster sind dreifachverglast. Alle Klassenzimmer sind mit dezentralen CO2-gesteuerten Lüftungsanlagen mit Wärmerückgewinnung ausgestattet.
Post date: 4 Nov 2016
Type: News

This supermarket which has approximately 1,200 m2 dedicated to the sales area is located in a residential zone close to the centre of Modena. The building underwent renovation during the summer 2016 before reopening in September. Around 50 workers were onsite per day during the 14 weeks the works lasted. The total requalification cost (supermarket and gallery) was 2.5 M €.  
Post date: 2 Nov 2016
Type: Case

Die Aktionswoche „Berlin spart Energie“ hat als Leitmotiv „Mitmachen – von Vorbildern lernen – Nachahmen und so die Energiewende in Berlin voranbringen“. Die Aktionswoche wird im Auftrag der Senatsverwaltung für Stadtentwicklung und Umwelt von der EUMB Pöschk organisiert.   Besichtigungstouren mit folgenden Schwerpunkten werden angeboten:  
Post date: 27 Oct 2016
Type: Event

The challenge of shape and form: understanding the benefits of efficient design (NF72)  
Post date: 26 Oct 2016
Type: Publication

This supermarket with an approximate 1200 m2 selling area is located in a residential area close to the centre of Modena.  The renovation took place during the summer of 2016 and reopened in September 2016. Around 50 workers were onsite per day during the 14 weeks that the retrofit works lasted. The total requalification cost (supermarket and gallery) was 2.5 M €.
Post date: 26 Oct 2016
Type: News

Building the Business Case: Health, Wellbeing and Productivity in Green Offices  
Post date: 25 Oct 2016
Type: Publication