Internal insulation systems

Reducing energy demand of buildings is key to reduce energy poverty, PlasticEurope says

PlasticsEurope welcomes the European Commission’s proposals for a revision of the Energy Performance of Building Directive (EPBD) and the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) which maintain the current framework of Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB)...

Good intentions, but more needed, regrets EURIMA

The proposed 30% binding energy efficiency target marks the recognition of energy efficiency as catalyst for securing sustainable growth, jobs and competitiveness in the EU.   Eurima shares the intentions of the Commission to accelerate building...

Reducing energy demand of buildings is key to reduce energy poverty, PlasticEurope says

PlasticsEurope welcomes the European Commission’s proposals for a revision of the Energy Performance of Building Directive (EPBD) and the Energy Efficiency Directive (EED) which maintain the current framework of Nearly Zero Energy...

An opportunity to drive improvement in building stock: EVIA views

EVIA, representing the European Ventilation Industry, welcomes the Clean Energy for All Europeans package, which recognises the crucial importance of indoor environment quality aspects in buildings. However, it could have gone even further...

Good intentions, but more needed, regrets EURIMA

The proposed 30% binding energy efficiency target marks the recognition of energy efficiency as catalyst for securing sustainable growth, jobs and competitiveness in the EU.   Eurima shares the intentions of the Commission to accelerate...

Solar Shading Essential for Low Energy Buildings

Solar Shading is the key element for improving the energy efficiency and daylight management of existing buildings and optimiising the low-energy designs of new buildings. This technology is still underutilised although it provides a major...

Internet information session on good building practice for thermal bridges offered on January 19, 2010

The IEE ASIEPI project has organised an internet information session on thermal bridges with the following topics: Good practice guidance Promotion of good building practice Execution quality in EU Member States Advanced technical...

What's new in the Thermal Bridges Forum

We have added a recent information paper dealing with the "Analysis of Execution Quality related to Thermal Bridges" written by Kirsten Engelund Thomsen and Joergen Rose within the IEE ASIEPI project. The paper gives...

Insulation Thickness Specification for HVAC systems

I'm Nicola Mela and I'm employed for P3 srl a company that deals with the production of PU sandwich panels for the realization of pre-insulated ductworks for HVAC systems. My question concerns the possibility of looking for specific...

Is there an impact of thermal bridges on the summer performance of buildings?

Within the IEE SAVE project ASIEPI studies on the impact of thermal bridges on the energy performance of buildings have been collected. Most studies dealt with the influence on the heating energy use, which can be considerable if the...