Heat Pumps in buildings

Smart Readiness Indicator: driving the uptake of smart solutions in buildings

This report summarizes the highlights from the European Copper Institute's (ECI) inputs to the Interim Report and the Second Progress Report by the consortium on the Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI) for buildings. ECI welcomes the Commission’s effort...

Quality Installation / Quality Maintenance Sensitivity Studies- Executive Summary

IEA Technology Collaboration Programme on Heat Pumping Technologies - Annex 36 - Quality installation / quality maintenance sensitivity studies - Executive Summary   It is recognised that residential and commercial heat pump...

Smart Readiness Indicator: driving the uptake of smart solutions in buildings

This report summarizes the highlights from the European Copper Institute's (ECI) inputs to the Interim Report and the Second Progress Report by the consortium on the Smart Readiness Indicator (SRI) for buildings. ECI welcomes the...

Quality Installation / Quality Maintenance Sensitivity Studies- Executive Summary

IEA Technology Collaboration Programme on Heat Pumping Technologies - Annex 36 - Quality installation / quality maintenance sensitivity studies - Executive Summary   It is recognised that residential and commercial heat...

Impact of Installation Faults on Heat Pump Performance

Numerous studies and surveys indicate that typically-installed HVAC equipment operate inefficiently and waste considerable energy due to varied installation errors (faults) such as improper refrigerant charge, incorrect airflow, oversized...

Sensitivity Analysis of Installation Faults on Heat Pump Performance

NIST Technical Note 1848: Sensitivity Analysis of Installation Faults on Heat Pump Performance   In this technical note, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) analyses the impact of different faults...

Effect of heat pump commissioning faults on annual energy use

This slide presentation describes the main results of a study operated by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in the USA, to understand the impact of commissioning common faults on the energy consumption of an air-to-...

Heat Pumps in near Zero Emission Buildings (nZEB) - in the new issue of the HPT Magazine

Heat Pumps in near Zero Emission Buildings (nZEB) - in the new issue of the HPT Magazine!   Heat pumps is an excellent choice for low energy buildings! This is evidenced by the three projects (...

Ireland’s Energy Projections 2017

Ireland’s Energy Projections 2017 - Progress to targets, challenges and impacts   This report by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI), presents projections of Ireland’s energy supply and use to 2035, based...

Energy Performance of Commercial Buildings with Radiant Heating and Cooling

This report is part of Task 5 within the California Energy Commission (CEC) EPIC project (EPIC-14- 009) Optimizing Radiant Systems for Energy Efficiency and Comfort managed through the Centre for the Built Environment at UC...