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

Publication

Impact of Energy Policies on Building and Ductwork Airtightness

AIVC Ventilation Information Paper #37: Impact of Energy Policies on Building and Ductwork Airtightness   This Ventilation Information Paper (VIP), released by the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), analyses...
Publication

Evaluation of IEE II support for buildings

The EU’s Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE) Programme supported projects which sought to overcome non-technical barriers to the uptake, implementation and replication of innovative sustainable energy solutions.   The IEE...
Publication

Guidelines for energy-efficient renovation of shopping centres

Guidelines on how to approach the energy-efficient renovation of shopping centres: the “how-to” guide on renovating shopping centres   A shopping centre is a building, or a complex of buildings, designed and built to...
News

Dutch social housing stock CO2 neutral by 2050

Sustainability is one of the main topics of the Housing and the Innovation Agenda that Aedes- the Association of Dutch social housing corporations- members agreed upon before the summer. In the coming years, they will make their dwellings...
Event

Mostro Covegno Expocomfort (MCE) 2018: The Essence of Comfort

The Mostra Convegno Expocomfort is scheduled from March 13 to 16 in the Fiera Milano exhibition center.   MCE offers a unique opportunity to learn and to source the latest HVAC&R technologies, solutions and  systems for smart...
Publication

AIVC September 2017 Newsletter

This issue of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre’s (AIVC) newsletter provides links and information on newly released AIVC publications and major upcoming AIVC events. Moreover, this issue outlines completed and on-going AIVC...
Link

MF-Retrofit project

Multifunctional facades of reduced thickness for fast and cost-effective retrofitting     MF-Retrofit project aimed to deal with the numerous requirements of facade panel retrofitting by developing a light-weight,...
Case

Dante Alighieri Middle School: renovation of gymnasium in Pesaro, Italy

The “Dante Alighieri” school gymnasium sets an example of best practices in public building renovation through a well thought-out and careful design based on a sustainable bioclimatic study of the site and by applying a simple construction...