energy performance requirements

by Valérie Leprince (PLEIAQ), Maria Kapsalaki (INIVE), François Rémi Carrié (INIVE)  
Post date: 2 Oct 2017
Type: News

On 29 July 2016, the European Commission published its recommendation on nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB).  
Post date: 9 Aug 2016
Type: Note

On 29 July 2016, the European Commission published its report to the European Parliament and the Council on the progress achieved by EU Member States (MS) in reaching cost-optimal levels of minimum energy performance requirements for new and existing buildings, as well as for building elements.  
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: News

Report from the Commission to the European Parliament and the Council - COM(2016) 464 final  
Post date: 4 Aug 2016
Type: Publication

This guide, released by the Building Services Research and Information Association (BSRIA), describes the conditional and unconditional methods of airflow measurement as well as the minimum benchmark method.  The document responds to a requirement in the England and Wales Building Regulations for mechanical ventilation air flow testing, by making sure that the methods used for measuring airflow rates are fit for purpose.  The aim of this guide is to help improve the standard of domestic ventilation installations.   
Post date: 11 Jul 2016
Type: Publication

This report provides an overview of the main outcomes of the discussions that took place from March 2011 to March 2015 under the Concerted Action (CA) EPBD on issues related to cost‐optimality and procedures for calculating a building’s energy performance.     The report deals in specific with the following topics: energy performance calculation procedures; calculating cost‐optimal energy performance levels; energy performance requirements for new and existing buildings.  
Post date: 23 May 2016
Type: Publication

On October 16 2015, the German Federal Assembly has agreed to the ordinance to the law for accelerating the asylum application. Article 3 of this ordinance, which entered into force on October 28 2015 is an addition to the energy saving ordinance and will be valid until December 31 2018. The new paragraph 25a includes facilitations for buildings that are used as reception units or accommodations for asylum applicants. 
Post date: 16 Nov 2015
Type: News

Όλοι οι ισχύοντες Νόμοι, τα Διατάγματα και οι Κανονισμοί που εφαρμόζουν την Ευρωπαϊκή Οδηγία περί Ενεργειακής Απόδοσης των Κτιρίων στην Κύπρο. Eκτός του Βασικού Νόμου, περιλαμβάνει μεταξύ άλλων:το Διάταγμα Εντεταλμένων Επιθεωρητών για την εφαρμογή του Νόμουτους Κανονισμούς για την Ενεργειακή ΠιστοποίησηΔιατάγματα που αφορούν τις ελάχιστες απαιτήσεις και την Ενεργειακή Πιστοποίηση Κτιρίων, καθώς καιΚανονισμούς και Διατάγματα Επιθεώρησης Συστημάτων Θέρμανσης και Κλιματισμού.
Post date: 2 Jun 2014
Type: Publication

All the legislation that applies in Cyprus regarding the energy performance of buildings. In addition to the Basic Law, it includes among others:the Decree on Inspectors for the implementation of the Actthe Regulations for Energy CertificationOrders regarding Μinimum Requirements and Energy Certification of BuildingsRegulations and Orders for the Inspection of Heating and Air Conditioning Systems.
Post date: 2 Jun 2014
Type: Publication

Cet arrêté fixe, pour les installations de chauffage central comprenant une ou plusieurs chaudières de plus de 20kW, des exigences visant une efficacité énergétique maximale et la réduction de l’impact de ces installations sur l’environnement. Pour garantir le respect de ces exigences, le propriétaire (ou dans certains cas, le titulaire du permis d’environnement) est tenu, de faire réaliser des actes sur l’installation. Les différents actes à faire réaliser sont les suivants :
Post date: 27 May 2014
Type: Publication