The EPBD requires Member States to define building energy performance requirements... but did the Member States take this opportunity to strengthen their existing legislation?
Member States are free to define their calculation methods and their requirements... Is it therefore possible to compare requirements across Europe? If yes, are the requirements from one country more severe than those of neighbouring countries?
Post date: 5 May 2010
Information Paper P191 of the European Project ASIEPI.
Post date: 29 Apr 2010
Post date: 29 Mar 2010
Until recently, the focus of many EPB-regulations and much standardisation work has more strongly been on the energy consumption for space heating. However, in recent years growing attention is being given to the aspect of summer comfort (if possible without active cooling)
or to the energy consumption caused by cooling. Nevertheless, it is clear that, generally speaking, the methods for summer comfort and cooling are not yet as advanced as the methods for space heating, where several decades of operational experience have led to proven and mature
Post date: 4 Feb 2010
Information Paper P174 of ASIEPI European project
Post date: 7 Jan 2010
Information paper P198 (initially P152) of the European Project ASIEPI.
This information paper is an updated version of P152 (2009) and P197 (April 2010) and replaces them.
Post date: 30 Aug 2009