A special issue of the international journal Energy and Buildings has recently been published, presenting a collection of 11 papers based on representative work performed during the EPISCOPE project.
Post date: 1 Dec 2016
This Topic includes all content relevant to the Theme "calculation, simulation"
Post date: 21 Nov 2016
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.
The IEA-EBC news Issue 64, November 2016 contains the following articles:
Post date: 2 Nov 2016
The application of Building Information Modelling (BIM) is widely recognised as a solution to the efficient management of a project’s information over its entire life cycle.
Post date: 10 Oct 2016
Building performance analysis, testing, modelling, is a hot issue. The Dynastee network (DYNamic Analysis, Simulation and Testing applied to the Energy and Environmental performance of buildings) disseminates information and offers training on dynamic evaluation methods, bringing people together in their search for sharing experience and knowledge.
Post date: 7 Oct 2016
The third Building Simulation Applications Conference – BSA 2017, organised by the International Building Performance Simulation Association (IBPSA)-Italy and the Free University of Bozen-Bolzano with the endorsement of the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers.(ASHRAE), will be held from 8 to 10 February 2017 in Bozen Bolzano, Italy.
The conference aims to give an overview of the most up-to-date applications of Building Simulation in the following fields:
Post date: 15 Sep 2016
CESBP - Central European Symposium on Building Physics / BauSIM 2016
The CESBP 2016 and BauSIM 2016 are hosted under a common organisational roof in order to promote the networking of national and international research groups from very different fields. Through their complementary contents and thematic orientation both conferences offer participants many opportunities to open up new fields of knowledge and to develop personal networks further.
Post date: 1 Sep 2016
This report, released by the ZERO-PLUS project, is on the combined energy and environmental performance of the proposed energy production and management technologies. More specifically, the document covers the final results from building modelling and simulation on the expected energy and environmental performance for eight types of residential buildings (ranging from villas to apartment buildings for social housing) across four case studies (Cyprus, France, Italy, United Kingdom).
Post date: 31 Aug 2016
Eight teams in the second annual ASHRAE Lowdown Showdown worked to find the right dose of designing and modelling to get a health care facility to net zero or below.
Post date: 26 Aug 2016
The 2017 ASHRAE Building Performance Analysis Conference will take place from 27 to 29 September 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. The conference, formerly known as the ASHRAE Energy Modeling Conference, has a broadened scope that encompasses all uses and aspects of modelLing, as well as the professionals responsible for that work throughout a building’s lifecycle.
The conference programme will consist of keynote speakers, invited speakers, a call for presenters and the ASHRAE LowDown Showdown.
Post date: 28 Jul 2016