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The Swedish national government translated into English, for information purposes only, the Planning and Building Act (2010:900) including amendments up to SFS 2016:537, and the Planning and Building Ordinance (2011:338) including amendments up to SFS 2016:773.   The links also provide a useful glossary including the translation (from Swedish to English) of some expressions from the legislation.  
Post date: 13 Mar 2017
Type: Publication

Na nekvalitní zpracovatele průkazů energetické náročnosti budov (PENB) se od loňského roku zaměřila Státní energetická inspekce (SEI). Zkontrolovala už přes tisíc průkazů. Jak se ukazuje, chyby obsahuje cca 40 procent z nich. Nejvyšší pokuta byla zatím uložena ve výši 36 000 Kč.  
Post date: 2 Mar 2017
Type: News

Les exigences PEB sont renforcées en vue d'atteindre, en 2021, le standard Quasi Zero Energie (nZEB). Le nouvelles exigences PEB à partir de janvier 2017  
Post date: 24 Feb 2017
Type: News

A reasoned opinion   The European Commission has requested Latvia to correctly transpose all the requirements of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (Directive 2010/31/EU) into national law.  
Post date: 22 Feb 2017
Type: News

The Swedish national government translated into English, for information purposes only, the Planning and Building Act (2010:900) including amendments up to SFS 2016:537, and the Planning and Building Ordinance (2011:338) including amendments up to SFS 2016:773.   The links also provide a useful glossary including the translation (from Swedish to English) of some expressions from the legislation.  
Post date: 21 Feb 2017
Type: Link

Ni får härmed tillfälle att yttra er över föreslagna ändringar i Boverkets byggregler m.m. med tillhörande konsekvensutredningar. Boverket önskar synpunkter på förslagen med tillhörande konsekvensutredningar senast fredagen den 24 februari 2017.   Regeringen beslutade den 8 december om en ändring i plan- och byggförordningen, PBF. Ändringen medför att det övergripande ramverket för nära-nollenergibyggnader är definierat.  
Post date: 21 Feb 2017
Type: News

Od stycznia 2017 r. wartości dopuszczalnych wskaźników EP dla nowobudowanych budynków oraz niektórych współczynników U dla przegród zewnętrznych budynków uległy zmianie, zgodnie z przepisami rozporządzenia nowelizującego rozporządzenie w sprawie warunków technicznych, jakim powinny odpowiadać budynki i ich usytuowanie, które weszło w życie 1 stycznia 2014 r. (Dz. U. z 2013 r. Poz. 926).  
Post date: 9 Feb 2017
Type: News

This training will explain how to undertake inspections in complex buildings according to the Energy Performance of Buildings (Certificates and Inspections)(England and Wales) Regulations 2007 and refer to CIBSE TM44: Inspection of Air Conditioning Systems and the Occupational Standard. Those who have completed the training and are accredited by CIBSE will be able to undertake such inspections.    Those trained and subsequently accredited by CIBSE Certification will be able to carry out inspections of both complex and simple system.  
Post date: 10 Nov 2016
Type: Link

Solar shading has moved from a building component to a smart solar management concept for NZEB or renovated buildings (http://es-so.com/new/314-es-so-position-paper-2015). Although shading is a mature building technology in Europe it is not adequately recognised for its energy saving properties.
Post date: 4 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

On 29 July 2016, the European Commission published its recommendation on nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB).  
Post date: 9 Aug 2016
Type: Note