Very low energy buildings

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2030 Palette - A resource for the design of zero-carbon, adaptable and resilient built environments

2030 Palette is a database of sustainable design principles, strategies and resources easily accessible for supporting new projects and renovations.   Why the 2030 Palette?   Over the next 15 years, an area equal to the entire...

CRAVEzero Life Cycle Tracker

The H2020 project CRAVEzero aims to increase the viability of nearly Zero-Energy Buildings (nZEB) through solutions and tools for supporting the cost reduction during the whole life cycle of the buildings. In particular, one of the backbones of the...

Passivhaus Datenbank: International Passive House Database

The international Passivhaus Database brings together different Passivhaus databases and offers a wide reaching overview of the international development of the Passivhaus standard with the following functions: Fundamental information...

CONCERTO Premium Technical Monitoring Database – EU-wide database makes results from CONCERTO projects accessible

"If you can’t measure it .... you can't manage it" – this might be an old management saying, but it's one that Volker Stelzer would agree with. As a scientist at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology's Institute for...

DIAL+ Suite Software : a new suite of tools to optimize the global energy performance of room design

Estia SA in collaboration with the Laboratory of Urban Architecture and Energy Reflexion (LAURE/EPFL) has developed a suite of software tools which aims to simultaneously assess:Daylighting: Dial+Lighting,Natural window ventilation: DIAL+...

ENSI EAB Software for Energy Auditing of Buildings

ENSI EAB Software is used for calculating the energy performance of buildings in energy audits and for preparing building energy certificates. It can be applied to new and existing residential and non-residential buildings.The tool is in...

ID Process Guidelines - MaTrID Project

The IEE project MaTrID - Market Transformation Towards Nearly Zero Energy Buildings Through Widespread Use of Integrated Energy Design – aims at supporting the implementation of Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings by 2020. In this context the...

Built-Environment-Analysis-Model BEAM²

Building structure: structural wooden node

Video about techniques and materials for the realization of a structural wooden node and related benefits for low energy retrofitting interventions and improvement of the energy performance of existing buildings. The video has been used...

Interior building structure: consolidation of existing floor

Video about techniques and materials for the consolidation of existing floor and related benefits for low energy retrofitting interventions and improvement of the energy performance of existing buildings.The video has been used during the...