Energy performance calculation procedures and CEN standards

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37th AIVC - 18th ASHRAE - IAQ 2016 joint Conference. Call for abstracts deadline NOVEMBER 2, 2015

Call for Papers for the 37th AIVC - 18th ASHRAE - IAQ 2016 joint conference: The deadline for abstract submissions is 2 November, 2015. The papers should focus on the following themes and topics among others: Definitions and metrics...
OVERVIEW – Data tools supporting improved energy performance of buildings part 1
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OVERVIEW – Data tools supporting improved energy performance of buildings: Evolution and perspectives | Part 1 – Software

The evolution of data tools that are used to improve the energy performance of buildings follows the broader development of data management and processing, a field which has expanded rapidly in recent years. This article reviews the various types of...
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37th AIVC - 18th ASHRAE - IAQ 2016 joint Conference. Call for abstracts deadline NOVEMBER 2, 2015

Call for Papers for the 37th AIVC - 18th ASHRAE - IAQ 2016 joint conference: The deadline for abstract submissions is 2 November, 2015. The papers should focus on the following themes and topics among others: Definitions...
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OVERVIEW – Data tools supporting improved energy performance of buildings: Evolution and perspectives | Part 1 – Software

The evolution of data tools that are used to improve the energy performance of buildings follows the broader development of data management and processing, a field which has expanded rapidly in recent years. This article reviews the...
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Public consultation of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive launched by DG ENER

As part of the evaluation and review of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, as required under Art. 19 of the Directive, the European Commission has launched a public consultation which will run until 31 October. The objective of...
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Building Simulation Conference 2015- BS2015

The 14th International Conference of the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA) - Building Simulation Conference 2015 (BS2015)- will focus on advancing the practice in diverse disciplines of building energy...
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2nd QUALICHeCK Conference | EPBD Review – Elements for better compliance and quality of works

(Programme updated 2015/08/29) The second conference on compliance and quality of works for energy efficiency in buildings will be organised in Brussels on 4 September 2015. The Energy Performance of Buildings...
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California Energy Efficiency Strategic Plan-New Residential Zero Net Energy Action Plan 2015-­2020

The Residential New Construction Zero Net Energy (ZNE) Action Plan builds on California’s Long-term Energy Efficiency Strategic Plan’s goal to have 100% of new homes achieve ZNE beginning in 2020. The document serves as a basis for the...
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New ASHRAE Standard provides method of test on determining heat gain of office equipment in buildings

The growing use of plug loads in buildings, combined with insufficient data on how much energy they generate, presents a challenge to engineers in determining how to best cool a building. Guidance to meet that challenge is provided by the...
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Increase quality and trust to make EPC markets flourish across Europe (EUSEW 2015 Policy Conference)

The session is organised by Transparense project in co-operation with the EESI2020 and ICP Europe projects and the two European associations of energy service providers: EFIEES and eu.ESCO. It aims to present the reasons why only a tiny...