This report provides information, statistics, outcomes and conclusions of the discussions that took place from 2011 to 2015 under the Concerted Action (CA) EPBD, on the issue of national approaches to compliance and control.
Post date: 6 Jun 2016
Join us during CLIMA 2016 (22-25 May, Aalborg, Denmark) in our interactive workshop 'Building automation and control systems: continuous operational energy use optimization'.
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Post date: 6 Apr 2016
eBook on Integrated Home Systems: Flexible electrical installations for more functionality
This eBook provides you with a better understanding of integrated home systems. This edition has been completely revised and updated, and extended with an additional chapter on heating controls.
Overview of Chapters
Post date: 14 Mar 2016
The Executive Committee of the International Energy Agency Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA EBC) programme approved the IEA EBC Annex 68: “Indoor Air quality Design and Control in Low Energy Residential Buildings” in November 2015. This annex has a four year working and reporting phase. The project is investigating how to ensure that future low energy buildings are able both to improve their energy performance and to provide comfortable and healthy indoor environments.
Post date: 13 Nov 2015
Post date: 21 May 2015
Building automation has a key role to play in the implementation of nearly zero-energy buildings (nZEB). Building automation is the connector of all the single requirements for nZEB, such as a well-insulated and airtight building shell, efficient HVAC system and a high share of renewable energy. That is the main conclusion of this study, prepared by Ecofys for the Leonardo ENERGY initiative.
Main functions of building automationThe study identifies the most important building automation functions in an nZEB as follows:
Post date: 19 Sep 2014
Evidence review assessing the potential energy savings from the increased application of heating controls in residential properties across the European Union
This report, prepared for eu.bac (European Building Automation and Controls Association), once more emphasises the need for more action on home heating controls.
Post date: 19 Sep 2014
Keeping pace with the global changes, the Smart Buildings will be a new accent of the 9th Eco Forum & Exhibition for South-East Europe organized by Via Expo. The event will be a platform for know-how transfer and new business contacts with the local players: experts, managers, investors and municipality representatives from South-East Europe, attending the Forum. The Conference
Post date: 26 Aug 2014
Post date: 11 Jun 2014
DECRETO PRESIDENZIALE 16 aprile 2013, n. 74. The decree defines and updates the rules for the operation, management, control, maintenance and inspection of heating systems for winter heating and summer cooling of buildings and for the preparation of hot water for sanitary use.
Post date: 26 May 2014