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Diedert Debusscher

Portfolio Manager, Energy & Electricity, Leonardo ENERGY - Copper Alliance (Non-profit)

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Application Note: Assessment of Energy Savings

The purpose of this application note is to define a generic methodology based on practical experience and existing standards to make robust, ex-ante assessments of energy conservation measures (ECM) in buildings. The focus is on the potential energy...

BACS Academy Course 1 - Introduction to BACS and TBM

This webinar kicks off a new e-learning Academy by Leonardo ENERGY, in partnership with eu.bac and REHVA.  This first webinar provides you with an overview of the different aspects of building automation, controls and technical building management...

Integrated Home Systems: Flexible electrical installations for more functionality

eBook on Integrated Home Systems: Flexible electrical installations for more functionality     This eBook provides you with a better understanding of integrated home systems. This edition has been completely revised and updated,...

The impact of energy-saving installations in European homes on the life cycle cost

The energy-saving measures most often applied in homes relate to better insulation of the outer shell (building envelope). Nevertheless, other technologies and installations can drastically drive down the energy consumption of a home. These include...

Building Automation: Can current policy frameworks unlock the large-scale energy savings? (EUSEW 2015 Policy Conference)

Proper application of building automated technology and controls (BAT/BACS) has a theoretical potential to save almost 10% of all EU energy consumption (about 22% of building energy consumption) and a realistic potential through broad-based...

Best Practices for a flexible and functional residential electrical installation

Over the years, the demand for flexible and functional electrical installations for houses and apartments has grown on a daily basis. Changing living conditions and habits, evolving housing needs, the availability of new technologies and the...

Advocating a more flexible home electricity installation

Today, most newly built or renovated private houses are still equipped with a rather simple electrical installation, providing not much more than a series of light points, switches and power outlets throughout the building. While this so-called base...

e-learning course: Energy Management in Buildings

This course trains energy managers to be the top management representative, focussing on a top management – energy manager teamwork. The course is structured into 12 e-Learning modules, including illustrative case studies for buildings. The duration...

Building automation: The scope for energy and CO2 savings in the EU

Proven building automation technologies (BAT) and building energy management systems (BEMS) have a crucial role to play in reducing the energy consumption and CO2 emissions in residential housing and service sector buildings. This study assesses the...

Impact of user behaviour and intelligent control on the energy performance of residential buildings

A POLICY CASE FOR ENERGY SAVING TECHNOLOGIES AND INTELLIGENT CONTROLS IN DWELLINGSUser behaviour has a significant impact on the overall energy consumption of residential buildings. This includes specific technology choices...