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

Event

International Building Physics Conference (IBPC 2018)

The 7th International Building Physics Conference (IBPC 2018): “Healthy, Intelligent, and Resilient Buildings and Urban Environments”, aims to advance the collective understanding of the nature and behaviour of the cyber-physical systems...
Event

48th International Congress and Exhibition on Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning

Towards healthy, sustainable and resilient buildings, settlements and cities with zero CO2 emission   The programme of the 48th international congress on heating, refrigeration and air-conditioning continues to...
News

ECO-SEE: Linking energy efficiency with health at EUSEW17

Buildings account for around half of the EU’s total energy consumption. As a result, energy efficiency of buildings is a major theme in the European Commission’s Clean Energy for All Europeans package of proposals and a focus of this year’...
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BRESAER project

The EU funded BRESAER Project (BREakthrough Solutions for Adaptable Envelopes in building Refurbishment) aims to develop and demonstrate an innovative envelope system that uses cost-effective, adaptable solutions for building refurbishment...
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ADAPTIWALL project

The EU-funded ADAPTIWALL project (Multi-functional light-weight WALL panel based on ADAPTive Insulation and nanomaterials for energy efficient buildings)  focuses on developing a...
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Healthy Homes Barometer 2017 examines the impact of housing on Europeans’ health

On Wednesday May 31, the VELUX Group launched the 2017 edition of the Healthy Homes Barometer during an event dedicated to Healthy Buildings which took place at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium.   The report analyses the...
Publication

Healthy Homes Barometer 2017

This report is part of a series of pan-European surveys investigating the link between homes and health across the EU. The Healthy Homes Barometer 2017, builds on data derived from studies conducted by Ecofys, Fraunhofer IBP and Copenhagen...
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AIVC 2017 conference announces keynote speakers

The keynote speakers for the 38th AIVC - 6th TightVent - 4th venticool conference: "Ventilating healthy low-energy buildings" have been announced. The joint conference, co-organised by the International Network on Ventilation and Energy...