The Passive House standard, as promoted by the Passive House Institute (PHI) achieves highly energy efficient buildings whose demand for heating and cooling energy can be reduced by as much as 90% compared to conventional builds. This is achieved using an envelope-first approach and considers the five principles of Passive House: airtightness, high-quality windows, climate-applicable insulation, avoidance of thermal bridges and sufficient ventilation.
Post date: 30 Mär 2020
Welcome to ISH China & CIHE
Exploring diverse HVAC and energy solutions:
Clean, Comfortable, Innovative
Post date: 26 Mär 2020
Welcome to Effie
Effie Virtual Congress is a company that organises virtual trade fairs in an online 3D environment created specifically for the energy industry by Walcon Virtual and it will become a key milestone for its dynamisation.
Post date: 26 Mär 2020
Due to the current situation, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.
Post date: 24 Mär 2020
Every month, Build Up works to offer informative webinars on cutting-edge topics to bring international experts closer to the public. In line with the Topic of the month, we look for current, relevant and innovative topics for users always related to efficient energy in buildings.
Next BUILD UP webinars are:
Post date: 23 Mär 2020
The crisis of climate change is bearing down on the places and people we love. Committed to forward motion, our community works quickly to reverse this course even as a widening disaster looms on the horizon.
Yet – why do we still show up for the fight every day? What drives us? The data is bleak. The trend lines are blinding. Any sane person would have thrown in the towel. So why do we keep showing up?
Post date: 20 Mär 2020
Important information – OB-20 & Annex 79 to be held online
The IEA Secretariat have given notice that all face-to-face meetings before June are to be changed to an online format, due to the perceived risks of coronavirus. The University of Southampton plan to host the virtual events on the dates and times currently scheduled, and hope to allow these to take place no differently than if they were in-person (with plenaries, break-out sessions, etc.).
Post date: 16 Mär 2020
Europe’s #1 destination for dissemination of research, collaboration, networking and the creation of market opportunities.
Join us for the 8th edition of Sustainable Places!28 - 30 October 2020 / Aix-les-Bains, France
Post date: 13 Mär 2020
The March 2020 issue of the AIVC newsletter is dedicated to sharing information on our past and future events. Specific contents include:
Post date: 12 Mär 2020
Registration: Registrations will re-open soon on this page. Thank you for your understanding.
The residential sector remains one of the most energy intensive sectors. If national and local authorities want to achieve their ambitious energy and climate targets, they have to pro-actively support citizens in launching retrofits.
Post date: 10 Mär 2020