To support EU countries in the implementation of the EPBD, a
Concerted Action (CA) was launched by the EC to promote dialogue and
exchange of best practice. National authorities from 29 countries are
involved in this forum. The CA EPBD...
At the IEE-CENSE website you will now find a summary of the main recommendations on a 2nd generation of CEN standards to support the EPBD.
The IEE CENSE project (2007-...
Blog généraliste permettant, aux architectes notamment, de s'informer sur leur métier et sur l'impact du développement durable sur leur profession.
For more detailed information on specific articles of the EPBD check out also the following dedicated communities:
Energy Performance Calculation Procedures (art.3 EPBD)
Minimum Energy Performance Requirements (art. 4, 5, 6 EPBD)...
I am doing a project on computer applications for the
energy certification of
buildings in European countries, is there a
list compiling all?
NBDM plug-in for Google SketchUp is an optional module for the free version of Google’s SketchUp design tool, allowing to create NBDM files from a 3D Google SketchUp drawing. This plug-in is based on the existing plug-in for EnergyPlus....
Cet outil didactique permet de visualiser l’impact énergétique et environnemental de diverses solutions d’approvisionnement en énergie renouvelables dans les bâtiments neufs. En aucun cas il ne vaut application de l’arrêté du 18 décembre...
There’s a rapidly growing appetite for rating methodologies that can be used to demonstrate the environmental performance of our activities, ranging from personal carbon footprinting tools to complex sustainability assessments and...
Wouldn't it be great to have some insight in the different layouts and also in the information contained in the energy performance certificates of the EU Member States?
I will start with presenting the display energy performance...
For more information on the program please click here.Download from here last IntegraCAD program versions.
Professional set of tools for designers of HVAC installations
The solar shading industry has developed software tools to illustrate how the use of appropriate solar shading reduces the use of energy (and therefore cuts CO2 emissions) and also saves money.
March 2010: A wealth of information, guidance and tools for energy efficient social housing is opened up:
Here is a passive house solar scheme available under CC licence.
You can also download a full view here
Why not see what the POWER HOUSE EUROPE National Platforms can do for you?
What are the online Specialized Media which are often referred to in
POLAND, BULGARIA, ROMANIA, and SLOVENIA, when building professionals
look for relevant news, innovations or services regarding energy
efficiency in buildings / the...
The NEES Partnership is led by the Cork Centre for Architectural Education and has a Partnership including the Cork Clean Technology Centre , The North Karelia University of Applied Science, the Karelia Housing Company and the School of...
Many topics are covered in this blog: Energy Efficiency in buildings is a major one and also lots of technical issues such as, power quality, solar systems, motors, safety, lighting, softwares and other electrical distribution subjects are...
Are you an energy agency, a local authority or an actor developing projects at local level ?
Do you have a completed Energy Action that:
Has demonstrated a positive contribution to energy efficiency and use of renewable energies...
The NKN calculation tool is based on the national calculation method and is created upon a simple spreadsheet in order to combine a compact and simple structure with easy access to testing the calculation methodology.
The methodology of...
De Energiebesparingsverkenner laat u in enkele stappen de energiebesparingsmogelijkheden van een woning zien, en berekent meteen uw financiële voordeel. Dat kan voor individuele woningeigenaren interessant zijn, maar bijvoorbeeld ook voor...