Very low energy buildings

The abstracts submission for the RoomVent and Ventilation 2018 Conferences “Excellent indoor climate and high performing ventilation” is now open. Abstracts are due November 30 2017.   Details of the requirements and the submission process are available on the conference website.   
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
Type: News

Indoor Air Quality Design and Control in Low-energy Residential Buildings- Annex 68 Subtask 1: Defining the metrics -- In the search of indices to evaluate the Indoor Air Quality of low-energy residential buildings -- AIVC Contributed Report 17  
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

European NGOs and efficiency stakeholders applaud the 11 October 2017 vote of the Industry, Transport and Research (ITRE) Committee of the European Parliament in favour of stronger European building regulations. The final report adopted significantly improves the Commission’s proposal and counterbalances the weak General Approach of the Energy Council, according to the NGOs.    
Post date: 19 Oct 2017
Type: Note

by Heike Erhorn-Kluttig (Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics)  
Post date: 18 Oct 2017
Type: News

New measures to ensure that all new buildings in the EU are as energy-efficient as possible by 2050 were agreed by the Industry, Research and Energy Committee (ITRE) of the European Parliament.  
Post date: 12 Oct 2017
Type: News

The International Conference on Energy, Environment and Economics (ICEEE2018) focuses on energy, environment and economics of energy systems and their applications. The event will provide a forum for both researchers and academicians around the world to present original research papers.   Contributions are invited, but not limited to, the conference topics listed below:   Energy  
Post date: 12 Oct 2017
Type: Event

The recent acceleration in global energy efficiency gains risks slowing down if governments do not maintain their focus on implementing new efficiency policies, according to a new report by the International Energy Agency.    
Post date: 9 Oct 2017
Type: News

Energy efficiency is central to all global energy transitions. It is the world’s most available, secure and affordable energy resource and every government around the world has the power to further exploit efficiency for widespread benefit.   Energy Efficiency 2017 by the International Energy Agency (IEA) is the global tracker examining the trends, indicators, impacts and drivers of energy efficiency progress. The questions addressed in this year’s report include:  
Post date: 9 Oct 2017
Type: Publication

REFURB Conference 2017 will take place on 10 October 2017 in Brussels, Belgium, organised by the REFURB project in coordination with Renovate Europe. The event focuses on how to activate house owners towards investing in deep energy refurbishment, as well as on the extent at which deep energy refurbishment of existing buildings can be an important part of the green transition.     Conference topics
Post date: 9 Oct 2017
Type: Event

Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology, and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing     This document constitutes a Draft Working Programme for the period 2018-2010 focusing on Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials, Biotechnology, and Advanced Manufacturing and Processing (NMBP).  
Post date: 4 Oct 2017
Type: Publication