Heat Pumps in buildings

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Impact of Installation Faults on Heat Pump Performance

Numerous studies and surveys indicate that typically-installed HVAC equipment operate inefficiently and waste considerable energy due to varied installation errors (faults) such as improper refrigerant charge, incorrect airflow, oversized...
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Sensitivity Analysis of Installation Faults on Heat Pump Performance

NIST Technical Note 1848: Sensitivity Analysis of Installation Faults on Heat Pump Performance   In this technical note, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) analyses the impact of different faults...
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Effect of heat pump commissioning faults on annual energy use

This slide presentation describes the main results of a study operated by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in the USA, to understand the impact of commissioning common faults on the energy consumption of an air-to-...
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Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE)

  The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), was founded in 1981 at New Delhi by a group of eminent HVAC&R professionals. Today, ISHRAE has more than 12,000 HVAC&R professionals as...
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Heat Pumps in near Zero Emission Buildings (nZEB) - in the new issue of the HPT Magazine

Heat Pumps in near Zero Emission Buildings (nZEB) - in the new issue of the HPT Magazine!   Heat pumps is an excellent choice for low energy buildings! This is evidenced by the three projects (...
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SEPEMO-Build project

SEasonal PErformance factor and MOnitoring for heat pump systems in the building sector     The IEE project aimed at overcoming market barriers to a wider application of heat pumps, namely the lack of robust data on the...
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INSTALL+RES project

Training courses for installers of small-scale renewable energy systems in buildings     The objective of the IEE Install+RES project was to establish training courses for the qualification of trainers and the...
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Horizon 2020 Work Programme 2018-2020: First calls on Secure, Clean and Efficient Energy now open

On 27 October 2017, the European Commission presented the final Work Programme for Horizon 2020, covering the budgetary years 2018, 2019 and 2020 and representing an investment of around €30 billion.   The new features of this Work...