Software for Building Energy Performance

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Contrasting the capabilities of building energy performance simulation programs

This report presents a comparison (in 2005) between the features and capabilities of twenty building energy simulation programs. The comparison is made on information provided on: general modeling features, zone loads, building envelope, daylighting...
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An effective handling of thermal bridges in the EPBD context - Summary report

This report summarises the results of the work on thermal bridges within the ASIEPI project and presents recommendations for different groups of audience. Additionally it lists the relevant project deliverables and informs on participants and...
The conclusions and recommendations on a given topic are then presented in full in part A of the summary report. These constitute the most important result of the project. Part B gives an overview of all other project material related to...
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Product specifications in accordance with VDI 3805 accessible online

Bonn. All product specifications in building services, written according to the standard VDI 3805, will be progressively retrievable also online from the website www.shk-branchenportal.de. This is a result of cooperation between the German...
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Thermal Bridges in the EPBD context

This paper was presented at the AIVC conference 2009 in Berlin and is based on the work in the European project ASIEPI (Assessment and Improvement of the EPBD Impact for new buildings and building renovation). It presents three different issues in...
Thermal bridges increase the building energy demand for heating and cooling. For well insulated envelopes and buildings with increased energy efficiency, the influence of thermal bridging on the energy consumption is of major importance....
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Energy labelling of buildings in Lombardy

Web site of Energy Certification of buildings in Lombardy, managed by Cestec SpA on behalf of Lombardy Region
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Towards pan-European software for building energy performance - Report from a workshop organized by CENSE on June 29, 2009 in Brussels

A workshop on software for building energy performance was organized by the IEE - CENSE project in Brussels in June 2009. The main objective was to identify the interest of a unified European framework for building energy performance software and to...
Information Paper 161 of CENSE European project
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Cense workshop with croatian building authorities in Zagreb

The 8th and 9th of December a workshop has been organized in Zagreb by the IEE - CENSE project in cooperation with Croatian Ministry of Environmental Protection, Physical Planning and Construction, Directorate for Construction, who is...
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Building performance simulation course

This page gives an access to several internet courses prepared by Jan Hensen (Eindoven University of Technology, The Netherlands), either for students of Eindhoven University of Technology and of Czech Technical University in Prague, or for self-...