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This is the sixth issue of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Energy in Buildings and Community (EBC) Programme Annex 56: “Cost-Effective Energy & CO2 Emissions Optimization in Building Renovation” newsletter. The brochure reports the stage of the works as well as general information regarding the Annex 56. More specifically, contents include:   
Post date: 1 Sep 2015
Type: Publication

This is the fifth issue of the International Energy Agency (IEA) Energy in Buildings and Community (EBC) Programme Annex 56: “Cost-Effective Energy & CO2 Emissions Optimization in Building Renovation” newsletter. The brochure reports the stage of the works as well as general information regarding the Annex 56. More specifically, contents include:   
Post date: 1 Sep 2015
Type: Publication

In 2014, the Executive Committee of the Energy in Buildings and Communities Programme of the International Energy Agency (IEA/EBC) has approved the work programme of 4 new projects that have links to various aspects of ventilation, raising the total number of running ventilation-related projects to 9, including the AIVC. It illustrates that ventilation in buildings has many different aspects. This newsletter aims to give you some information on how AIVC contributes to stimulate and foster exchanges and outputs on this topic, in particular, through the organisation of events. 
Post date: 2 Apr 2015
Type: Publication

With pleasure we announce that Spain has decided to join the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC). Moreover, the September 2015 AIVC conference will be held in Madrid. Indoor air quality and energy efficiency in buildings remain very hot topics on the agenda of many governments, while they are growing as such in others. 
Post date: 24 Sep 2014
Type: Publication

The Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC) aims to play a central role in the ventilation and infiltration community with respect to the dissemination of information, either by its conferences and workshops, or with the material available on its website. The annual conferences continue to be greatly appreciated: 96 % of a sample of 76 conference attendees rated the 34th conference as excellent or satisfactory, 91% would recommend it to others. We are working to uphold this quality for our future events as you will see in this newsletter.
Post date: 27 Feb 2014
Type: Publication

We are very pleased to welcome Finland and Poland as new AIVC member countries, raising the number of member countries to 17.It is positive to see that 170 abstracts have been submitted for presentation at the AIVC conference in Athens 25-26 October 2013 which shows the growing relevance of the annual AIVC conference.Since 2011, topical sessions at the AIVC conferences, structured workshops and webinars have all been major milestones for several national and international projects.
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

Over 160 participants attended the October 2012 AIVC conference in Copenhagen; over 100 presentations were given on topics ranging from health and indoor air quality to ventilative cooling -  including airtightness issues.It has been a major discussion place for on-going projects and initiatives (e.g. a new IEA annex 62 on ventilative cooling, the venticool platform, TightVent, HealthVent, etc.) which allowed for a collaborative atmosphere where results were presented and progress made thanks to the interactions with the audience. 
Post date: 12 Nov 2013
Type: Publication

In 2012, Denmark, New Zealand and Portugal have joined the AIVC, indicating the growing interest of many countries for ventilation and infiltration. There are several reasons behind this trend, including of course, the greater share of energy losses for air renewal in low-energy buildings, but also indoor air quality concerns motivated by new construction and ventilation designs and materials. There are great opportunities for the development of new methods and products, e.g.
Post date: 22 Feb 2013
Type: Publication

Post date: 22 Feb 2013
Type: Publication

On 31st of May the second issue of the 3ENCULT newsletter has been published. You can read it online, or download a pdf copy for offline reading.
Post date: 28 Oct 2012
Type: Note