Practices

JRC Technical Report – Analysis of Member States' rules for allocating heating, cooling and hot water costs

Analysis of Member States' rules for allocating heating, cooling and hot water costs in multi-apartment/purpose buildings supplied from collective systems     The purpose of this report by the Joint Research Centre (JRC) is to...
Funding allocated to IEE II Buildings projects

Evaluation of IEE II support for buildings

The EU’s Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) Programme supported projects which sought to overcome non-technical barriers to the uptake, implementation and replication of innovative sustainable energy solutions.   The IEE Programme...

EU Invests in the Planet: Ten Initiatives for a Modern and Clean Economy

  The Juncker Commission's contribution to the One Planet Summit, Paris, 12 December 2017     At the One Planet Summit, which took place in Paris on 12 December 2017 marking the second anniversary of the Paris...

venticool newsletter issue #11 - December 2017

The eleventh issue of the venticool newsletter includes two articles providing feedback on the ventilative cooling workshop in Brussels followed by the final IEA-EBC Annex 62 expert meeting in Gent in October, 2017. Further on, Professor...

Dynastee newsletter 2017/9

DYNASTEE continues to disseminate information on dynamic assessment methods for the energy performance of buildings. The ninth issue of the DYNASTEE newsletter is an introduction to more in depth information, articles on new approaches and...

Das energieautarke Solarhaus: Mit der Sonne wohnen

In diesem Buch wird der technische Weg von der Idee bis zur Realisierung eines energieautarken Solarhauses dargestellt. Konkrete technische Auswertungen und ein persönlicher Wohn-Erfahrungsbericht geben Auskunft über den Nutzen und die...

European commissioning practices today

This slide presentation from REHVA, the Federation of European Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Associations, was given during a Workshop about commissioning of buildings in India held in February 2014. It emphasises the needs for...

Commissioning cost-benefit and persistence of savings

IEA-EBC Annex 47 Report 3: Commissioning Cost-Benefit and Persistence of Savings   This document is one of the reports of Annex 47 of the Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC) programme of the International Energy...

Quality Installation / Quality Maintenance Sensitivity Studies- Executive Summary

IEA Technology Collaboration Programme on Heat Pumping Technologies - Annex 36 - Quality installation / quality maintenance sensitivity studies - Executive Summary   It is recognised that residential and commercial heat...

Commissioning tools for improved building energy performance

This document is the project summary report of the Annex 40 of the Energy in Buildings and Communities (EBC) programme of the International Energy Agency (IEA). The primary goal of building commissioning, from an energy perspective, was to...