residential buildings / dwellings

Training courses for Energy Consultants approved by the German Energy Agency (DENA) - Germany   Energy certificates with DENA approval may only be created for residential buildings and by people who:  
Post date: 3 Oct 2012
Type: Link

Training courses for Energy Auditors (Buildings) - Polish Energy Conservation Foundation (Poszanowania Energii Fundacja)   In Poland, the Energy Conservation Foundation organises training for individuals wishing to become energy auditors of residential and public buildings. The course is designed for people with a higher education in electrical, mechanical or environmental engineering, construction and energy related fields, however it is also possible for people with a secondary technical education to take part.  
Post date: 3 Oct 2012
Type: Link

The campaign „Living warmer” is an activity to promote information on energy performance of buildings and other EPBD related issues for entrepreneurs, professionals and citizens, distributed through informative seminars, publications and the Internet.   The “Living warmer” campaign was launched on February 2010, when the Ministry of Economy, industry associations and business signed a cooperation memorandum. Within the Memorandum of Cooperation, the parties agreed on joint cooperation in the housing renovation market.    
Post date: 2 Oct 2012
Type: Link

Report number:  NREL/TP-6A20-53103This research was carried out by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO.and was sponsered by USDOE Office of Solar Energy Technologies Program
Post date: 29 Aug 2012
Type: Publication

KfW Indicator Own Home Construction increased in JuneLow interest during construction and higher income ensure brisk new home construction activity
Post date: 7 Aug 2012
Type: News

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Post date: 9 Jul 2012
Type: Link

For their accreditation potential certifiers will, according to their profile, attend training organized by approved training centres spread over the territory of the Walloon Region and, in some cases pass an oral and written exam.
Post date: 31 May 2012
Type: Link

In Brussels-Capital Region, the training for certifiers is part of the regulations governing their accreditation. New certifiers must be approved by Bruxelles Environnement (IBGE). In order to be approved, they must meet certain conditions. One of these conditions is to hold a valid training certificate which states that they have successfully completed an accredited course. The training will enable participants to master the regulatory tools and techniques necessary to perform their future function as Energy Performance of Buildings (EPB) certifiers. 
Post date: 31 May 2012
Type: Link

The energy performance of dwellings about to be sold or rented should be certified by Type A energy experts. These experts must follow training approved by the Flemish Energy Agency and pass the associated exam.   For more information about the training of Type A energy experts, please visit the Flemish Energy Agency (VEA) website. 
Post date: 31 May 2012
Type: Link