commercial buildings

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As COVID-19 cases rose and lockdown measures came into effect around the world, commercial building occupancy dropped dramatically, from 100% to almost zero in the space of a week in many places. Many might expect near-zero occupancy to mean near-zero energy consumption, but new data reveals that this is not the case. In fact, many offices, shopping malls, and entertainment complexes are consuming 80% or more of their usual full-occupancy energy levels, highlighting huge cost implications for businesses, building owners, and the environment.  
Post date: 9 sep 2020
Type: Actualité

Energy efficiency is now a fundamental part of doing business in real estate and property management. If companies miss out, they risk falling behind in terms of market competitiveness. This City Energy Project resource provides a multidimensional, in-depth look at the business case for energy efficiency in buildings. It provides an overview of the basic financial arithmetic of energy savings, avoided operating costs, net income, and value, as well as a summary of case study data on what this arithmetic has meant to real projects and companies.
Post date: 21 aoû 2020
Type: Publication

Au cours de ce webinaire, découvrez comment :   Collectez vos données de consommations énergétiques Récupérez et analysez votre courbe de charge électrique Optimisez vos consommations à distance Réduisez votre facture énergétique et financière   Une démarche vertueuse d'économies d'énergie  
Post date: 7 avr 2020
Type: Évènement

The commercial (i.e. non-residential) buildings, public buildings and urban areas are the fastest growing energy consuming sectors and a key area where the CO2 reduction could be achieved in a cost-effective manner. This is mainly due to the growth of the service sector and urbanisation and their associated demand for heating, cooling ventilation (HVAC), ICT services, lighting, mobility, etc..
Post date: 13 déc 2019
Type: Actualité

[NEW DATES] The IEECB&SC’20 conference will take place on 1-2 October 2020 in Frankfurt (Germany) during Light+Building.  
Post date: 10 déc 2019
Type: Évènement

Couvrant une surface de 1’348 m² au sol, le bâtiment détermine un volume simple, sur un seul niveau, marqué par la marquise d’entrée affirmant l’accueil des clients.   Le bâtiment est constitué d’une ossature en bois reposant sur une base en béton. Les lames en pin du nord poncées et traitées avec un saturateur couleur noyer amènent de la chaleur à cette façade en bois moderne.  
Post date: 27 juin 2019
Type: Cas

Usine Green-Blue-Energy: Promotion et développement d'initiatives, d'organisations et d'investissements qui améliorent l'utilisation des énergies renouvelables dans les bâtiments industriels et commerciaux
Post date: 14 nov 2017
Type: Lien

This report is part of Task 5 within the California Energy Commission (CEC) EPIC project (EPIC-14- 009) Optimizing Radiant Systems for Energy Efficiency and Comfort managed through the Centre for the Built Environment at UC Berkeley. The main goal of this research was to determine the building characteristics of projects with radiant heating and cooling and assess their real world energy use compared to standard benchmarks for building energy performance.
Post date: 5 oct 2017
Type: Publication

19 September 2017, 10:00 am Brussels Time (CET)   Do you want to know how to improve the energy efficiency of retail buildings? To know more on the available technologies to achieve this? Are you interested in the role of a European project in the development of these technologies, tailor-made for shopping centres? Then, you should watch this webinar!  
Post date: 3 oct 2017
Type: Actualité

The “how-to” guide on renovating shopping centres launched by CommONEnergy during a high-level event in Brussels   The CommONEnergy project, funded by the FP7 programme, developed new strategies and solutions to retrofit existing shopping centres to reduce consumption, increase energy efficiency and comfort. The project, coming to an end soon, presented its landmark publication, Guidelines on how to approach the energy-efficient renovation of shopping centres and awarded innovative shopping centres during a full day event in Brussels.
Post date: 14 sep 2017
Type: Actualité