Controls, energy management systems

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It seems that every week brings the release of a new smart device or system for buildings. Often, the benefit of the new technology is related to energy in order to reduce consumption, trim demand, or cut carbon emissions. Since HVAC and lighting systems are the biggest energy users in buildings, it’s no surprise that there is a wealth of smart technology promising gains in energy performance. 
Post date: 28 Jul 2020
Type: News

Abstract: In the building industry, the quality control practices during the design stage, implementation, introduction and use varies. Also, the owner´s project requirements may vary. The instrumentation, measurements and the control options are different. The final product of the building process is the indoor environment. When evaluating the need of renovation of existing buildings and to control the performance of a new building, certain procedures are needed.  
Post date: 27 Jul 2020
Type: Publication

The EU-funded RES4BUILD project is developing integrated renewable energy-based solutions that are tailored to the needs and requirements of users and installers. The project aims to increase the uptake of renewable energy solutions for heating and cooling; decarbonising the energy consumption in buildings and contributing to EU energy and climate goals.
Post date: 22 Jul 2020
Type: News

EuropeOn, originally formed as “AIE” in 1954, is the European voice of the electrical contracting industry. With 1.8 million professionals in over 300.000 businesses and with a turnover of over EUR 200 billion, electrical contractors provide electrical installations for buildings and infrastructure. Addressing energy, mobility, climate and skills policies, EuropeOn is engaged at EU level to foster synergies between the electrical contracting sector and European policy-makers.   
Post date: 21 Jul 2020
Type: Link

29 SEPT - 1 OCT – BARCELONA, CCIB   Considering the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   Health & Safety Measures   REBUILD: Building a new era  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: Event

Considering the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   Living Future Europe  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: Event

HybridGEOTABS project has developed an innovative and clean technology for energy efficient and healthy buildings which combines thermally activated building system (TABS), a ground heat exchanger and heat pump in between both systems (GEOTABS).  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: News

Remote area Energy supply with Multiple Options for integrated hydrogen-based TEchnologies REMOTE has the objective to demonstrate the technical and economic feasibility of two fuel cells-based H2 energy storage solutions (one integrated P2P system, one nonintegrated P2G+G2P system). 4 DEMOs supplied by renewable electricity will installed in either isolated micro-grids or off-grid remote areas.  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: Link

Considering the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   Croatia 4.0 is a conference on new technologies, robotization and automatization in industry, buildings, power and energy business.  
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: Event

What is Facility Management?   Who manages one of your organization’s largest assets with one of the largest operating budgets? Your facility manager.   Facility management (FM) is a profession that encompasses multiple disciplines to ensure functionality, comfort, safety and efficiency of the built environment by integrating people, place, process and technology.
Post date: 17 Jul 2020
Type: Link