Building operation and energy management systems

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New Compete4SECAP project - Teaming up for Energy

The new Compete4SECAP project, or C4S, is building on resources developed in previous projects such as 50000&1 SEAPs working on the topics of energy management and action plan standards and the Save@Work project that organised...
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The H2020 project LowUP Dissemenation Workshop

DISSEMINATION WORKSHOP – 4 May 2018, ACIMIT PART A 9:00 – 9:15 Reception
9:15 – 9:30 LowUP project (ACCIONA, LGI) • Aims and concepts • Systems and Applications
9:30 – 10:00 System 1: HP LowUP - heat recovery in industries (GEA, POZZI...

  The H2020 project LowUP is organizing its first Dissemination Workshop which will be held at the ACIMIT (Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers) facilities in Milan, Italy. Interested energy use and its efficiency in...
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Smart buildings: predictive maintenance is crucial

A talk with Italian expert Antonio Disi about building maintenance, smart technologies and “energy illiterate” citizens      Maintenance represents the bulk of the costs occurring in a building’s life. How can the...
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Sustainable Places 2018

Sustainable Places (SP) annual international conference series for 5 years (2013 – 2017) has brought together each year between 100 and 150 attendees ranging from industrial executives, scientists, researchers, and engineers – from...
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6th International Conference on Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency - New Challenges

6th International Conference on Renewable Energy Sources and Energy Efficiency - New Challenges (RESEE2018), 1-2 November 2018, Nicosia CYPRUS   The Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI), in...
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Energy efficient buildings – Presidency secures provisional deal with European Parliament

On Tuesday 19 December 2017, the Estonian presidency reached a provisional agreement with the European Parliament on a revised directive on the energy performance of buildings. The outcome of the trilogue...
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How can energy related behaviours and energy conservation measures be grouped into different categories?

The most common way of categorising energy conservation measures is by cost:   Low- to No-cost measures Medium-cost measures  High-cost measures. Low- to No-cost measures require very low, if any, investment and design input. Examples...
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OVERVIEW | Possibilities and challenges of BIM with respect to the assessment of the energy performance of buildings

By Peter Wouters, INIVE   BIM (Building Information Modelling) is in many EU countries high on the agenda. This article is focusing on the potential of BIM in relation to the energy performance of building assessment and...