Building operation and energy management systems

News

IEA/IRENA report: Energy sector decarbonisation requires urgent global action

Limiting the rise in global mean temperature to well below 2°C would require an energy transition of exceptional scope, depth and speed, according to an analysis by the International Energy Agency (IEA) and the International Renewable...
Event

Financing energy renovation works through soft loans & 3rd-party investment

Although many cities and regions have engaged in an energy transition, financing sustainable energy measures remains a great challenge. Project investment costs are high and it seems difficult to cover them using the municipal budget and...
News

Integrated Design Process library: new tool available for shopping centre retrofitting!

http://commonenergyproject.eu/malls.html

The CommONEnergy project aims at identifying this potential through deep retrofitting, developing a systemic approach made of innovative technologies and solution sets as well as methods and tools to support their implementation and to...
Tool

Integrated Design Process library: CommONEnergy tool for shopping centre retrofitting

The Integrated Design Process library (IDP) library is publicly distributed on the CommONEnergy website as a free excel-based online repository available to help shopping centre owners and managers in planning...
Note

RENOVATE EUROPE: Energy poverty – nobody should have to choose between heating and eating

On 16 March 2017, RENOVATE EUROPE released a briefing note on energy poverty in the European Union: its causes, impacts and possible solutions.  The briefing highlights the following:     Energy poverty is as widespread as it...
Publication

Dynastee newsletter 2017/8

The main objective of the DYNASTEE platform (DYNamic Analysis, Simulation and Testing applied to the Energy and Environmental performance of buildings) is to exchange information and knowledge on building energy performance analysis...
Event

Cost-competitive deep renovation of shopping centres: technologies and drivers for EU policies - CommONEnergy Final Conference

The EU-funded project CommONEnergy aims to re-conceptualize shopping malls through deep retrofitting, developing a systemic approach made of innovative technologies and solution sets as well as methods and tools to support their...
Event

Energy Management for SMEs: Can They Go Beyond the 11%?

 [WEBINAR]: Dr. Steve Fawkes on Energy Efficiency for SMEs   Even after they start generating profits, small and medium-sized businesses need to keep an eye on their energy consumption. It's too far too easy for energy...