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Summer comfort and cooling in the energy performance calculation methods

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This survey makes an inventory of the way in which the overheating analysis and the energy consumption for cooling are handled in the buildings energy performance calculation methods of 13 European countries. Focus is on the input variables of the calculation methods. These determine the design options that the methods reward, and thus the market stimuli that are given.