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More space and saving energy with Vacuum Insulation Panels

VIPA International is organizing a conference entitled ‘More space and saving energy with Vacuum Insulation Panels’. This event (free of charge) will take place on Thursday morning, 27 September 2018, in Vienna, Austria.   We invited a...
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OVERVIEW | Super Insulating Materials: From mature products to market ready system solutions

By Daniel Quenard (CSTB)   Following years of research and development by EU-funded, national and international projects, Super-Insulated Materials (SIM) have achieved maturity. The industry is now rolling out market-ready...
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OVERVIEW | Nanomaterials in the built environment

by Dimitra Papadaki (NKUA)   The growing field of nanotechnology can be found in healthcare, electronics, cosmetics, information technology, and environmental protection, but also in the building sector. It...
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Vacuum tube window technology for highly insulating building fabric

Vacuum tube window technology for highly insulating building fabric: An experimental and numerical investigation   A novel vacuum tube window technology is introduced, and its thermal performance efficiency is both...
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Moisture and Breathability: healthy buildings seminar in Bristol

Moisture and breathability – the key to building performance and healthy buildings A joint event with The Alliance for Sustainable Building Products and supported by STBA, SPAB and ISIBIO.   Buildings should be...
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Significance of thermal insulation - Arguments aimed at overcoming misunderstandings

The preamble of this interisting publication describes perfectly the relevance of its content:   "The energy renovation of existing buildings represents a key component of the “Energiewende” (energy revolution). The building envelope...
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Dämmmaßnahmen an Gebäudefassaden - Eine Zusammenfassung derzeit aktueller Diskussionspunkte

Dämmstoffe sind aus dem Baualltag nicht mehr wegzudenken. Ihre Einsatzgebiete reichen von der Fassadendämmung bis zu Spezialanwendungen in der Versorgungstechnik. Nichts desto trotz wird gegenüber Dämmmaßnahmen vermehrt öffentliche Kritik...
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Energetische Gebäudesanierung - Fragen und Antworten zur Wirtschaftlichkeit

"Die energetische Gebäudesanierung gehört zu den zentralen Stellschrauben der Energiewende. Der Gebäudebereich allein ist in Deutschland verantwortlich für rund 35 Prozent des Energieverbrauchs und für 30 Prozent der energiebedingten CO2-...