Thermal Bridges Forum

Publication

TightVent Europe newsletter issue #09 - December 2015

The TightVent Europe Newsletter aims to keep you regularly informed about developments regarding building and ductwork airtightness, including policy issues, publications, events, innovative technologies, case studies, research activities etc.  ...
News

Building retrofits critical to Europe’s low-carbon pathway

New near zero energy buildings are increasingly springing up around Europe, though their impact on reducing the region’s energy consumption will remain a drop in the ocean without a drive to take new technologies to existing building stock...
Publication

The significance of thermal insulation - Arguments aimed at overcoming misunderstandings

The energy renovation of existing buildings represents a key component of the “Energiewende” (energy revolution). The building envelope and the system technology used within the building itself form a single unit. Prior to a building...
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Über den Sinn von Wärmedämmung - Argumente zur Überwindung von Missverständnissen

Die energetische Sanierung des Gebäudebestandes stellt einen wesentlichen Baustein der Energiewende dar. Die Gebäudehülle und die Anlagentechnik, die im Gebäude eingesetzt wird, bilden eine Einheit und sollten vor einer Gebäudesanierung...
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Wasserspaß im Passivhaus - Erstes Passivhaus-Freizeitbad verbraucht deutlich weniger Heizwärme als vergleichbare Hallenbäder

In Bamberg wurde ein neues Hallenbad in Passivhausbauweise errichtet. Das Bad verfügt über eine energieeffiziente Gebäudetechnik mit bedarfsgerechter Lüftung (mit insgesamt 11 Lüftungsgeräten), die auf die unterschiedlichen Zonen...
Publication

TightVent Europe newsletter issue #09 - December 2015

The TightVent Europe Newsletter aims to keep you regularly informed about developments regarding building and ductwork airtightness, including policy issues, publications, events, innovative technologies, case studies, research activities...
News

Building retrofits critical to Europe’s low-carbon pathway

New near zero energy buildings are increasingly springing up around Europe, though their impact on reducing the region’s energy consumption will remain a drop in the ocean without a drive to take new technologies to existing...
Case

Vacuum Insulation Panel (VIP) technology provides luxury finish to mixed-use development in London

The plot on Mentmore Terrace in a highly desirable area of London had stood vacant for more than ten years. The project for the new 5 storey building had to achieve high thermal performance to respect the Building Regulation requirements....
Case

Vacuum Insulated Panel (VIP) technology simplifies the energy refurbishment of an office building built in the 1960s

An Energy retrofit of a 50 year old office building of FrymaKoruma in Rheinfelden, Switzerland with the aim of improving the heating and energy efficiency.The heating energy consumption of the 4,200 m³ large office building could be...
Event

3rd European External Thermal Insulation Composite Systems - ETICS Forum

The ETICS Forum 2015 organized by the European Association for ETICS (EAE) offers a variety of topics dealing with the enormous influence energy efficient construction has on our environment, energy costs and European economy. High-ranking...