This report provides an overview of the main outcomes of the discussions that took place from 2011 to 2015 under the Concerted Action (CA) EPBD, on the issue of regular inspection of heating and air‐conditioning (AC) systems and the alternatives to it that are allowed by the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD). It has been extended to include technical building systems (TBS) as well.
The subject matter comprises:
Post date: 6 Jun 2016
The proceedings and the presentations of the CLIMA 2016 -12th REHVA World Congress held in Aalborg, Denmark on May 22-25, 2016 are now available online.
The event focussed on building and Heating, Ventilating and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) system performance in practice in relation to fulfilment of the intended design, ability to fulfil the needs of the occupants, interaction with the users in daily practice and role in the smart energy system.
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Post date: 3 Jun 2016
The proceedings (full reviewed papers) of the CLIMA 2016 -12th REHVA World Congress held in Aalborg, Denmark on May 22-25, 2016.
The book contains 10 volumes as follows:
Post date: 3 Jun 2016
“Greater Than The Sum Of Its Parts: The Case for a Systems Approach to Energy Efficiency”, released by the Alliance to Save Energy, is the “Systems Efficiency Initiative (SEI) Year 1 Report”. The report characterises the potential benefits of a building systems approach and prioritises areas for further technical and policy research.
Post date: 26 May 2016
Open Source “Smart Lamp” for the Optimization of Plant Systems and Thermal Comfort of Offices
Post date: 9 Mar 2016
In this second dissemination workshop organized at the demosite in National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, the Nanocool team will give the official world-wide presentation of the Nanocool prototype, an innovative air conditioning system based on the combination of a Liquid Desiccant Cycle with a polyvalent heat pump.
Post date: 23 Feb 2016
On 11 January 2016, the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) announced a call for programmes (non-paper based presentations) for the ASHRAE 2016 Annual Conference, which will take place from 25 to 29 June 2016 in St. Louis, Missuri, U.S.A.
Programmes are sought for the following tracks:
Post date: 29 Jan 2016
Building Performance Modeling Conference - Using simulation to improve building performance from planning and design to construction, operations and retrofit
Update: Final Technical Programme now available!
Post date: 15 Dec 2015
The abstract and paper submission deadlines for the CLIMA 2016, to be held in Aalborg, Denmark on 22-25 May 2016, have been extended.
Post date: 25 Nov 2015
CLIMA 2016 is now open for the submission of abstracts. All experts are invited to present their work and exchange views and ideas. The deadline for abstract submission is November 30, 2015.
Post date: 3 Nov 2015