Energy performance calculation procedures and CEN standards

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DS 3090:2014 - Commissioning-processen for bygninger - Installationer i nybyggeri og større ombygninger

Denne standard beskriver anvendelsen af commissioning-processen til bygninger.   Commissioning-processen er et værktøj til at sikre at krav til et byggeri opfyldes i alle byggeriets faser og ind i driftsfasen.   Standarden er...
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OENORM EN 14336:2004-12-01 - Heizungsanlagen in Gebäuden - Installation und Abnahme der Warmwasser-Heizungsanlagen

Diese Europäische Norm legt Anforderungen für die Installation und die Abnahme von Warmwasserheizungsanlagen in Gebäuden mit einer maximalen Betriebstemperatur bis 110 °C und einem maximalen Betriebsdruck von 6 bar fest. Diese Europäische...
News

CEN Workshop agreement on ‘Smart CE marking’

Information on construction products is heavily regulated at European level by Regulation EC 305/2011 (Construction Products Regulation or CPR). Manufacturers are obliged by this law to declare the performance of most construction products...
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OVERVIEW | Energy Performance of Buildings standards: past and future

by Tiziana Buso (REHVA)   Energy Performance of Buildings (EPB) standards are nowadays on every energy efficiency expert's lips. We are at a turning point in the road towards a homogenous energy efficiency market....
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Belgium initiatives to promote Europe-wide harmonized energy efficiency standards

REHVA advocates the need for harmonised application of EPB standards across Europe, which needs active involvement of national standardisation bodies and stakeholders, to achieve a harmonized energy performance calculation framework.  ...
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EU bids on standardisation to boost building energy efficiency – notes from EUSEW 2017

In June 2017, the EUSEW 2017 Policy Conference dedicated its over 60 sessions to the several facets of the Clean Energy for All European package. Among them, the session “The role of standardisation towards higher Energy Performance of...
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EPB standards are important. Will they be effective?

In August 2017, after almost 7 years from the issue of mandate M/480, the EPB standards were finally published, thus becoming the national standards in force in EU Member States and in the countries within the European Free Trade...
Event

SBS Construction Forum - Construction Products Regulation

SBS Construction Forum - Open discussion on the Construction Products Regulation   The SBS Construction Forum, on Wednesday 11th October in Brussels (14.00-17.00), will focus entirely on challenges and opportunities of...