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Building Simulation (BS2017) 2017

Now accepting abstracts for peer-reviewed papers, due August 10th, 2016 with papers due November 30, 2016Abstracts will be judged primarily based on scientific soundness of the applied methods and the degree to which the contribution advances the state of the art.  Authors of accepted abstracts may submit 4 - 10 page manuscripts that will be double-blind reviewed.  Papers that are accepted and presented will be published in the citable conference proceedings. Non-paper oral presentations will be solicited later in 2016 -- that format may be appropriate fo

Energy Transition of the EU Building Stock — Unleashing the 4th Industrial Revolution in Europe

The report estimates the EU energy renovation market in 2015 at EUR 109 billion and 882,900 jobs. It shows that the size of the EU energy renovation market could increase by almost half the current energy renovation market, if a 40% energy savings target is adopted for 2030. This would create more than one million additional jobs.

 

Health and wellbeing in homes

This report, released by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC), focuses on the mental, social and physical health and wellbeing of home occupants in the UK. It is intended for build environment professionals (developers, designers, constructors, managers etc.). The authors aim to gather and distil the most compelling evidence and advice about building and neighbourhood design features which can enhance the health and wellbeing of residents.

Energy and environmental performance of energy production and energy management technology in European settlements

Report on the expected energy and environmental performance of each energy production and energy management technology (D3.1) | ZERO-PLUS project

 

This report is on the expected energy and environmental performance of each energy production and energy management technology for the eight types of residential buildings across the four case studies considered in the ZERO-PLUS project

 

The report shows: