Energy policies and regulatory framework

Passivhaus residential case: #29Soto (Navarra/Spain)

This is the first block of housing certified in Spain built in 2017 under the Passivhaus standard, and therefore has a demand for heating below 15kWh / m2a, and a heating load of 10W / m2.   This implies that a floor of 75m2 will have a heating load...

Zetland Road: Deep Retrofit of Two Victorian semi-detached houses from 1894, Manchester UK

Deep ecological retrofit of two Victorian townhouses Chorlton, Manchester Completed: Autumn/winter 2018 Standard: Enerphit Plus -£43 per year (estimated total energy costs)   This Victorian property in the centre of Chorlton had spent many years...

Shelter Pilot project - Dynacité Pilot site implementation

 Address:  Nurieux Volognat, FranceYear of construction:  1972Type of building:  Three-storey buildingNumber of dwellings:  14 dwellingsTenure:  Social RentalHVAC system:  Natural ventilation an central collective heating system, used for...

Shelter pilot projet - Black Country Housing Group Pilot site report

Construction characteristics    Short terraced blocks of between 3 and 5 houses with solid walled construction; all with three bedrooms on two floor levels and with approximately 72m2 total floor area. Roofs are sloping and of timber...

AlpHouse Project: cultural heritage and technological innovation

Pilot Areas Analysis The pairing of traditional architecture and energy efficiency is particularly interesting in the Alpine context. Therefore, the project tries to analyse and apply know-how acquired in this cultural...

CO2 payback of renovation of Torenflat social apartments in Zeist, the Netherlands

Sustainable Energy for Rural Communities

The project aims to increase the energy performance of buildings in order to introduce Nearly Zero Energy Building (NZEB) standards to European countries, according to the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) 2010/31/EU. The...

Il progetto AlpHouse: riqualificare edifici in montagna tra efficienza energetica e sviluppo locale

ANALISI DELLE AREE PILOTA: l'esperienza di ERSAF L’analisi a livello regionale dell’area pilota Comunità Montana Valtellina di Sondrio, basata sulla raccolta e rielaborazione di dati legati ai caratteri climatologici,...

Oxford County Hall

Prior to this refurbishment, increasingly frequent requests from staff to address summertime overheating issues, (with some suggestions that cooling be re-introduced across the building) were received. An extension to the existing HVac...

Affordable passive housing units in Brussels

L'Espoir: 15 Kwh/m²/an Rue Fin 3-13, BE-1080 Molenbeek-Saint-Jean 14 new sustainable duplexes that low income families acquired at lesser cost.   Gross area: 1,833 m²   Handover: End of 2009   Construction costs VAT /...