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

News

Social housing as catalyst for net-zero energy refurbishment markets

Energiesprong into Action! Social housing as a catalyst for net-zero energy refurbishment markets   Some 50 international partners of Energiesprong gathered in Nottingham, UK during the 24 and 25 of October, 2017 to...
News

Challenging energy renovation of buildings

To make new energy efficient buildings or to renovate the existing stock? That is the question. Experts from the construction sector, gathered in Rome and discussed solutions to make the second option worthwhile and cheaper.   Energy...
Publication

IEA EBC News, November 2017, Issue 66

The International Energy Agency's Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA-EBC) Programme newsletter carries regular reports of energy policy development and research activities taking place in various countries. It contains updates on...
Event

EUREKA 2017: help shape future of the HVACR sector

“Sustainable technologies for a better life” is the guiding theme of the second edition of EUREKA, an innovative and participatory conference organised by EPEE and EVIA, two leading associations headquartered in Brussels...
News

ASHRAE publishes 2017 version of thermal comfort standard

ATLANTA – The 2017 edition of ASHRAE’s major thermal comfort standard has been published to incorporate seven published addenda to the 2013 edition.   ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 55-2017, Thermal Environmental Conditions...
Tool

Thermal Atlas (Peta4)

Heat Roadmap Europe (HRE) added major new features to its energy planning tool, the perfect basis for European governments, businesses, consultants, academics, and planners to make informed decisions about investments in energy efficiency...
Case

Cité du Centenaire: energy retrofit and neighbourhood urban renewal

The energy renovation of 48 apartments in a social housing estate in Montignies-sur-Sambre (Belgium) forms part of the global neighbourhood rehabilitation project of  "La cité du Centenaire" which is located in the city of Charleroi on the...
News

4th European ETICS Forum 2017 conference summary

The fourth European ETICS Forum 2017: a great success story   On 5 October 2017 the European Association for ETICS (EAE) held its 4th European ETICS Forum in Warsaw. The breathtaking modern architecture of the Polin...