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Chiara Girardi

Publications & Promotion Officer, REHVA (Non-profit)

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FOR ARCH international building trade fair

FOR ARCH (19-23 September 2017) – is one of the largest building trade fairs in the Czech Republic FOR ARCH is a traditional exhibition which has become, during the 28 years of its existence, one of the single most important and most attended fairs...

Aquatherm Moscow 2017

21st International exhibition for domestic and industrial heating, water supply, engineering and plumbing systems, ventilation, air-conditioning and equipment for pools, saunas and spas, Aquatherm Moscow is your gateway to the Russian heating, water...

HVACR Expo Saudi 2017

HVACR Expo Saudi is the place for all HVACR professionals in Saudi Arabia to source products, services and educational content.    The event, running from 15 to 17 January 2017 at the Jeddah Centre for Forums & Events, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia...

ISH 2017

The ISH 2017 trade fair will take place from 14 to 18 March 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany, focusing on energy efficiency and comfort in buildings.   ISH is the sector’s number one event and its significance as a leading world trade fair is now...

Mechanical Engineers Days - 5th International Congress

The 5th International Congress Mechanical Engineers Days will take place from 29 to 31 March 2017 in Vodice, Croatia.     CONGRESS PROGRAMME   LEGISLATIVE REGULATION IN CONSTRUCTION - Wednesday, 29 March 2017   legislative...

REHVA Journal Issue 6/December 2016

The REHVA Journal December 2016 issue on EPB Standards Published for Formal Vote & Energy Efficient Renovations is now available online on   EDITORIAL   05 Commission sets up EU’s next energy efficiency battle Jaap...

ES-SDA: validated shading data for new build and renovation

Solar shading has moved from a building component to a smart solar management concept for NZEB or renovated buildings ( Although shading is a mature building technology in Europe it is not...

QUALICHeCK Overview of EPC compliance and quality issues on the ground

EPBD directive 2002 and its recast 2010 have led to significant efforts in EU Member States to improve the energy performance of buildings. The compliance of energy performance assessments and quality of works are increasingly important aspects...

Cool Roofs in the European context

The status of cool roofs in the European context is presented. Various definitions of cool roofing materials are analysed and presented. The promotion and rating of cool roofs in Europe is pinpointed. European legislation as well as the challenges...

Maximizing building energy efficiency: Ensuring quality of works

Analysis of additional costs in the European construction sector caused by faults having occurred during the construction process identified nearly 10% of the turnover of the construction sector. Thus, quality of works is not only crucial for...