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Build Up: In brief, how can heat pump technology be explained?   Dan Stefanica: A heat pump is a device that can provide heating, cooling, and hot water for residential, commercial, and industrial applications. Any heat pump installation can provide heating and cooling in parallel, which is important as cooling demands are on a steep rise as well. Depending on which service is used predominantly, the machine is called a heat pump, an air-conditioning unit, or a cooling/refrigeration machine.
Post date: 23 Jan 2023
Type: Link

EU Climate Chief Frans Timmermans believes that the 45% renewable targets by 2030 is ambitious but possible. EU countries and the European Parliament are currently discussing about a new law to boost green energy production, including this target. The target has been proposed higher than before due to the geopolitical situation in Europe and thus to make energy more secure.  
Post date: 20 Jan 2023
Type: News

AIVC's Ventilation Information Paper #45.4 summarizes current knowledge on trends in building and ductwork airtightness in Belgium.   This is the fourth paper of a series being developed and dealing with trends in building and ductwork airtightness in various countries.   
Post date: 20 Jan 2023
Type: Publication

AIVC's Ventilation Information Paper #45.6 summarizes current knowledge on trends in building and ductwork airtightness in France.   This is the sixth paper of a series being developed and dealing with trends in building and ductwork airtightness in various countries.   
Post date: 20 Jan 2023
Type: Publication

AIVC's Ventilation Information Paper #45.5 summarizes current knowledge on trends in building and ductwork airtightness in Latvia.   This is the fifth paper of a series being developed and dealing with trends in building and ductwork airtightness in various countries.   
Post date: 20 Jan 2023
Type: Publication

The European Green Deal sets ambitious targets for GHG emission reductions for the process industry, which can only partly be reached by the transition to renewable energy. Residual, hard-to-abate CO2 emissions from industrial processes such as steel and cement production will need to be captured, and wherever possible, processed and recycled into new products.  
Post date: 19 Jan 2023
Type: Link

Given that the building industry is responsible for 40% of EU’s energy consumption and 36% of green-house gas emissions, the European Union through the European Green Deal and targeted actions such as the “Renovation Wave”, aims to double the rate of annual energy renovations in the next decade in order to reach the objective of reducing its emission to ne
Post date: 19 Jan 2023
Type: Event

Focused online sessions to examine proven products and technologies to revolutionise home energy use in the UK.  
Post date: 19 Jan 2023
Type: Event