Ventilative cooling

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School of Design and Environment - Singapore

This extension to a School of Design & Environment building at the National University of Singapore is an outstanding example of a net zero-energy building (NZEB) in the tropics. The five-storey building is home to labs, design studios...
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Using big data to improve buildings

Data is fundamental to understand how much a building consumes, how much it is efficient and whether thermal comfort is adequate. However, how should this data be evaluated? Is it still possible to increase energy efficiency of buildings?...
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IEA Annex 79 Expert Meeting & International Symposium on Occupant Behaviour

Occupant Behaviour 2020 (OB-20) is the 5th International Symposium focusing on designing and operating buildings with an occupant focus, and the underlying comfort, behavior, and energy considerations. OB-20 (Apr 21st...

Important information – OB-20 & Annex 79 to be held online   The IEA Secretariat have given notice that all face-to-face meetings before June are to be changed to an online format, due to the perceived risks of...
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AIVC March 2020 Newsletter

The March 2020 issue of the AIVC newsletter is dedicated to sharing information on our past and future events. Specific contents include:   Foreword 14 ‐16 September 2020 – 41st AIVC ‐ ASHRAE IAQ joint conference in Athens, Greece AIVC...
Publication

Multi-apartment Renovation Programme – Lithuania

Policy fact sheet. Thematic objective 1

Compared to its Nordic neighbours, Lithuania is a relatively high energy consumer (225 kWh/m2) with a residential building sector that has considerable energy saving potential.   66% of the Lithuanian population resides in multi-apartment...
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Urban Home Ventilation

Setting sustainable urban development goals and developing energy efficient solutions for buildings are crucial elements of climate action. Urban living is introducing new challenges both for architectural design and technical solutions....
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IEA EBC Annex 80 - 2nd Preparative Web Expert Meeting

April 14, 2020, 7:00 - 8:00 AM CEST USA   The Annex 80 - 2nd Preparative Web Meeting will be held using the web based software GoToMeeting.   If you are intending to take part please send an e-mail toresilient....
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Webinar – “Ventilative Cooling – design and examples”

Thursday 26th March 2020, 15:00-16:30 (CET)

 

The current development in building energy efficiency towards nZEB buildings represents a number of new challenges to design and construction. One of these major challenges is the increased need for cooling in these highly insulated and...