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Maria Kapsalaki

Consultant, INIVE EEIG (Non-profit)

Speaks English German Greek Portuguese Spanish


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 both the...

Technical condition of single-family houses in Poland. Renovation needs

This report, released by the Institute of Environmental Economics-Efficient Poland Initiative (IEE-EP) focuses on investment needs among owners of single-family buildings (SFBs).   The report summarises a survey research performed in 2017 among...

Young Energy Researchers Conference 2018

The Young Energy Researchers Conference is part of the World Sustainable Energy Days (WSED). Linked to the main topics of the WSED18, the conference has 2 tracks, one for biomass and one for energy efficiency.   The 2 best contributions are...


Since 1949, the Qualibat association is a qualification and certification body for construction companies. Qualibat is accredited by Cofrac. More than 70 000 workers are qualified or certified by Qualibat.   In 2011, Qualibat launched...


Since 2010, Syneole (Professional trade union for airtightness testing) brings together companies performing airtightness tests in France.   Mission:   to represent, promote and defend the interests of airtightness testers; to be involved in...


In 2007, the Effinergie association launched its first label “BBC-Effinergie” for new buildings, requiring a primary energy use of 50kWh/m² per year. The label was very successful and became mandatory for all new buildings under the 2012 Energy...

Advanced Natural and Mixed-Mode Ventilation Design

Natural Ventilation in a Smart Building can remarkably reduce cooling energy demand in temperate climates—to Zero for almost the entire year.   The first part of this webinar will focus on the design and performance of natural ventilation systems...

Innovative Business Models for Scaling up Energy Efficiency

The innovation and power of business models helps in enlisting large number of utilities and governments to participate in energy saving projects. This helps in aggregation of demand. Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL) then procures equipment...

Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

Implementing the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive Cost-Optimality • nZEB • Implementation Practice   With the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD), the public sector is to take a leading...

The Independent AirTightness Testing Scheme (iATS)

The Independent AirTightness Testing Scheme (iATS) is a scheme created for companies (including sole traders and partnerships) that carry out air tightness testing activities and to provide reassurance to clients that the work is carried out to a...