Building envelope (walls, windows,...)

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Frame Simulator

Frame Simulator makes calculation of the thermal transmittance in windows and building components an extremely easy process. It can be used to: analyze how heat flows through building components and fenestrations estimate surface...
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European Association of Energy Services Companies - eu.ESCO

eu-ESCO is the European Association of Energy Services Companies. It was founded by eu.bac – the European Building Automation and Controls Association. eu-ESCO objective is to accelerate the adoption of Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) in the...
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Bewertung von Wärmebrücken nach EnEV 2009 - Einfacher, aber nicht besser

In der neuen EnEV 2009 wird die Bewertung der Gleichwertigkeit von Wärmebrücken nach DIN 4108 Beiblatt 2 neu geregelt. Diese soll vor allem zu einer Arbeitserleichterung bei der Beurteilung von Wärmebrücken führen, birgt aber die Gefahr,...
In the new German regulation about energy performance of buildings EnEV 2009, the method to assess the equivalence of thermal bridges according to DIN 4108 Addendum 2 is rearranged. This should lead to a simplification of the ...
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Registration to European Sustainable Energy Week 2010 is now open

After the unprecedented success of 2009, the EUSEW Secretariat is pleased to inform you that the fourth edition of the EU Sustainable Energy Week will take place from the 22 to the 26 of March 2010. Registration to EUSEW 2010 is now open! If you...
Organised by European Commission's Directorate General for Energy, the European Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation, the European Institutions, major energy actors and private companies, the EUSEW is the key annual event of the...
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14th International Passive House Conference 2010

Over 1000 participants from all over the world are expected to attend the 14th International Passive House Conference in Dresden, Germany. They will be introduced to the latest developments in energy efficient architecture. Further information and...
Array 14. International Passive House Conference 2010 28 -29 May 2010, Dresden (Germany) This year’s conference focuses on themes such as Passive House activities in Central and Eastern Europe, energy...
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Nordic Symposium on Building Physics- 9th NSB 2011

The Department of Civil Engineering at Tampere University of Technology invites research scientists, students, practitioners, lecturers and other interested parties to the 9th Nordic Symposium on Building Physics. The Symposium will be held in...
Array Symposium Topics The symposium topics consist of research results on • Hygrothermal performance of buildings and constructions • Building material properties • Building envelope systems • Air-tightness and air movement •...
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AIR - Air Information Review (December 2009)

This is the quarterly newsletter from the AIR Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC). It can be downloaded free of charge from the AIVC website.
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Boiler info

This internet tool aims at setting up an information system around domestic boilers to be used by consumers, installers and energy consultants and other branches that are involved in the choice of the boilers. It is of utmost importance to give...