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IEA EBC Annex 57: Guideline for Design Professionals and Consultants - Part 2: Strategies for Reducing Embodied Energy and Embodied GHG Emissions  
Post date: 22 Jun 2017
Type: Publication

This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”.  
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: Publication

IEA EBC Annex 57: Subtask 2: Evaluation of Embodied Energy & Embodied GHG Emissions for building construction: A Literature Review  
Post date: 25 May 2017
Type: Publication

This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”.
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

This report is one of the deliverables of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) Annex 57: “Evaluation of embodied energy (eE) and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions (CO2eq) for building construction”. The document was developed by Subtask 1 of the annex, aiming to clarify the connections between actors and targets related to eE and embodied greenhouse gas emissions (eCO2eq) for building construction.
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

IEA EBC Annex 57: Guideline for Design Professionals and Consultants - Part 1: Basics for the Assessment of Embodied Energy and Embodied GHG Emissions  
Post date: 24 May 2017
Type: Publication

Building airtightness: a critical review of testing, reporting and quality schemes in 10 countries    
Post date: 27 Apr 2017
Type: Publication

IEA-EBC Annex 59: High Temperature Cooling and Low Temperature Heating in Buildings   The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA- EBC Annex 59 High Temperature Cooling and Low Temperature Heating in Buildings” in 2012. The project was completed in 2016.  
Post date: 25 Apr 2017
Type: Link

IEA- EBC Annex 57: Evaluation of Embodied Energy and CO2 Equivalent Emissions for Building Construction   The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities programme (IEA EBC) approved the “IEA-EBC Annex 57: Evaluation of embodied energy and carbon dioxide equivalent emissions for building construction” in 2011. The project was completed in 2016.  
Post date: 24 Apr 2017
Type: Link

People spend up to 90% of their lives indoors, so it is perhaps not surprising that the quality of the environment created has a significant impact on their health and well-being. What is perhaps even more surprising is that the indoor air quality of some buildings, including modern low energy buildings, has been shown to be poorer than urban outdoor air quality.  
Post date: 20 Mar 2017
Type: Publication