Indoor environment (thermal comfort, indoor air quality, acoustics)

Event

2018 AHR Expo - Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition

AHR EXPO The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating Exposition (AHR Expo), which started in 1931 as a heating and ventilation show, has grown into the event of the year for the HVACR industry.  The 2018 Show will be held in...
News

Berliner Energietage 2017: Präsentationsfolien jetzt erhältlich

Die Energietage 2017 in Berlin sind vorüber – über 300 Referent*innen und tausende Veranstaltungsteilnehmer diskutierten in 50 Einzelkongressen drei Tage lang die Energiewende in Deutschland.   Veranstaltungsmaterialien und Hintergründe...
News

UK | New report calls for attention and action on IAQ

According to a new report published by the Adaptation and Resilience in the Context of Change (ARCC) network UK homes are experiencing poor indoor air quality (IAQ) at a scale and magnitude that needs immediate national-level attention and...
Publication

Better homes, better air, better health

This report provides an initial analysis and early synthesis of the discussions held during the workshop: “Better homes, better air, better health”. The workshop was organised by the Royal College of Physicians (RCP), the Building Research...
Publication

Adding Value to your ESCO: From Demand Side Management to Demand Response

Beyond Energy Efficiency: A Guide to Advanced Demand-Side Management Applications   How can energy services companies (ESCOs) get in on the demand response action? Their first step is to become demand-side...
News

Smart GEMS Webinar recording | Joint Webinars: Smart Grids district heating/cooling and co-generation (by IDEA), LEAF Community and CAMP IT (by AEA and TUC)

9th Webinar – Smart Grids district heating/cooling and cogeneration organised by IDEA   The main objective of this webinar was to present an overview about district heating and cooling (DHC), its link with cogeneration,...
News

Smart GEMS Webinar recording | Joint Webinars: Two case studies of smart ZEB (by AEA-Loccioni Group) & The ZEB buildings technology market (by IDEA)

4th Webinar - Two case studies of smart ZEB: the LEAF House & the LEAF Lab organised by AEA / Loccioni Group   The Leaf House and Leaf Lab were presented as they constitute a best practice Smart...
Publication

CIBSE - TM59: Design methodology for the assessment of overheating risk in homes

  This technical memorandum released by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE) provides a domestic overheating risk assessment methodology. It can be applied to dwellings, care homes and student residences. The...