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Certification schemes

In the Community Certification we share knowledge, initiate discussions, raise questions and search for new solutions for the certification of buildings

Nearly zero-energy buildings

EPBD requests Member States to ensure that by 2021 all new buildings be nearly zero-energy buildings; public buildings already by 2019. Discuss here national applications of the NZEB definition and...

School of the Future

School
The joint community of the two EU projects 'School of the Future' and 'VERYSchool' presents new research results and shining examples of how to reach the future high performance...

Solar shading

Demonstrate solar shading as an efficient saving measure in buildings.

Theme: Air conditioning, cooling, ventilation, air infiltration

Theme: Air conditioning, cooling, ventilation, air infiltration
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Theme: Building envelope (walls, windows,...)

Theme: Building envelope (walls, windows,...)
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Theme: Building operation, monitoring, energy management

Theme: Building operation, monitoring, energy management
This Topic includes all content relevant to the Theme "building operation, monitoring, energy management"

Theme: Calculation, simulation

Theme: Calculation, simulation
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Theme: Campaigning and awareness raising

Theme: Campaigning and awareness raising
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Theme: Controls, energy management systems

Theme: Controls, energy management systems
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Theme: Energy efficiency technologies and materials

Theme: Energy efficiency technologies and materials
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Theme: Energy performance certification

Theme: Energy performance certification
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Theme: Energy policies

Theme: Energy policies
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Theme: Energy sources, district heating / cooling, cogeneration

Theme: Energy sources, district heating / cooling, cogeneration
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Theme: Environmental issues related to buildings

Theme: Environmental issues related to buildings
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Theme: Financing, socio-economics

Theme: Financing, socio-economics
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Theme: Heating, domestic hot water

Theme: Heating, domestic hot water
This Topic includes all content relevant to the Theme "heating, domestic hot water"

Theme: Inspection

Theme: Inspection
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Theme: Legislation, regulations, standards

Theme: Legislation, regulations, standards
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Theme: Lighting

Theme: Lighting
This Topic includes all content relevant to the Theme "lighting"

Theme: On-site renewable energy sources

Theme: On-site renewable energy sources
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Theme: Public and non residential buildings

Theme: Public and non residential buildings
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Theme: Residential buildings

Theme: Residential buildings
This Topic includes all content relevant to the Theme "residential buildings"

Theme: Thermal comfort, indoor air quality, acoustics

Theme: Thermal comfort, indoor air quality, acoustics
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Theme: Training and education

Theme: Training and education
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Theme: Very low energy buildings

Theme: Very low energy buildings
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Ventilated Claddings

A wide variety of cladding systems are available for installation as a buildings exterior wall cladding. Each system must be specially adapted to its intended building use. Panels are usually...

Windows, Doors, Curtain Walls

In the past windows influenced only 20-30% the energy demand of buildings but in low energy buildings windows have already an influence of more than 50% to the energy needs. With the upcoming net...