The Indian Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), was founded in 1981 at New Delhi by a group of eminent HVAC&R professionals. Today, ISHRAE has more than 12,000 HVAC&R professionals as members and additionally there are 7,500 Student-members.
ISHRAE operates from 41 Chapters and sub Chapters spread all over India, with headquarters in Delhi. It is led by a team of elected officers, who are members of the Society, working on a voluntary basis, and collectively called the Board of Governors.
Post date: 7 Dec 2017
by François Durier (CETIAT)
What do we mean by flexibility?
In the context of the energy performance of buildings, the flexibility of a system refers to its ability to adapt to changes, and the ease with which it responds to such changes whilst maintaining or increasing its performance and levels of service.
Post date: 20 Nov 2017
The International Energy Agency's Energy in Buildings and Communities (IEA-EBC) Programme newsletter carries regular reports of energy policy development and research activities taking place in various countries. It contains updates on ongoing and planned research projects, features new publications and website information, as well as topical articles of a general nature. It is intended for those active in fields relating to operational energy saving for buildings and communities.
Post date: 7 Nov 2017
The "EUREKA 2017: Heating, Cooling & Ventilation: Sustainable technologies for a better life" will take place on 11-12 December in Berlin, Germany.
For the second year in a row, the European Partnership for Energy and the Environment (EPEE) and the European Ventilation Industry Association (EVIA) will host a high-level conference bringing together NGOs, academia, decision-makers, and industry professionals across the HVAC-R value chain to brainstorm, build bridges, and positively impact our daily environment.
Post date: 25 Oct 2017
By François Durier (CETIAT, France)
Certified characteristics of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) appliances are useful for product selection and users’ information needs. They also contribute to a fair competition between manufacturers. Certification of the energy performance parameters makes available trustworthy input data for the energy performance calculation of buildings.
What is certification?
Post date: 23 Aug 2017
Smart building retrofitting complemented by solar assisted heat pumps integrated within a self-correcting intelligent building energy management system.
Post date: 11 Aug 2017
Updated 5.12.2017: Presentations now available online.
REHVA Headquarter, rue Washington 40
The Hotel, Boulevard de Waterloo, 38, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
The REHVA Brussels Summit will launch a new sequence of REHVA meetings offering an intense 2-days event with a new concept and a revamped visual design.
Post date: 26 Jul 2017
QUALICHeCK FACT SHEET #50: European certification of HVAC products can provide EPC input data
Post date: 17 Jul 2017
The 19th edition of ACREX will be held from 22-24 February 2018 at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre, Bengaluru.
ACREX India 2018 will once again present the Build Fair Alliance – the successful integration with the Building Industry, having a focus on HVAC&R, Electrical &Plumbing Services and Fire Safety & Security Solutions.
Post date: 27 Jun 2017
Heating consumption in the residential sector in Europe is around 2300 TWh/y, Domestic Hot Water (DHW) consumption reaches 500 TWh/y, while cooling consumption is less than 100 TWh/y.
The EU funded BuildHEAT Project (Standardised approaches and products for the systemic retrofit of residential Buildings, focusing on HEATing and cooling consumptions attenuation) aims to drive change in the construction sector, bring information and coherence onto the market, facilitating the decision making and planning processes through:
Post date: 20 Jun 2017