Building envelope (walls, windows,...)

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8th International Conference on System Simulation in Buildings

The 8th International Conference on System Simulation in Buildings will be held in Liege, December 13-15, 2010. Since 1982, SSB conference is an opportunity for researchers and specialists in Building and HVAC&R systems simulation to present...
Array The conference is organised by the University of Liege , organized in very close cooperation with the International Energy Agency  (IEA) and with the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers  (ASHRAE...
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Characterization and performance evaluation of solar shading devices

In the decision process of office building design, it is important to take the effect of solar shading devices into account as they have a large influence on the indoor climate and energy consumption. This paper describes a user-friendly method,...
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Solar Shading System Based on Daylight Directing Glass Lamellas

The overheating problems in office buildings must be solved with efficient solar shadings in order to reduce the energy demand for cooling and ventilation. At the same time the solar shading should not reduce the daylight level in the building on...
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A Handbook of sustainable building design and engineering: an integrated approach to energy, health and operational performance of buildings

The combined challenges of health, comfort, climate change and energy security cross the boundaries of traditional building disciplines. This authoritative collection focusing mostly on energy and ventilation provides the current and next generation...
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Proposal for Energy Rating System of windows in EU

The European Commission has proposed to expand the labelling directive to include energy saving products like windows. This report presents a proposal for such an energy rating system of windows in EU. The energy rating system includes vertical...
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Plate-forme Maison Passive

La Plate-forme Maison Passive asbl alias PMP, soeur francophone de PHP (Passiefhuis-Platform vzw), est une organisation sans but lucratif rassemblant les acteurs et institutions qui, dans le monde de la construction, se sont engagés dans les...
Pour qui ? La PMP s’adresse à tous les acteurs impliqués dans le processus de construction. Elle assure l’information nécessaire aux bâtisseurs privés, architectes, entreprises, etc. ayant des projets concrets et à la recherche d’une...
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Centrum Duurzaam Bouwen - CeDuBo

De vzw Centrum Duurzaam Bouwen (kortweg CeDuBo) is een informatie- en coördinatiecentrum gelegen in de voormalige badzaal op de mijnsite te Heusden-Zolder. Vanuit deze unieke locatie wenst CeDuBo het duurzaam bouwen op grote schaal te promoten en in...
Centrum Duurzaam Bouwen wil duurzaam bouwen en het maatschappelijk debat hierover stimuleren. Dit kan enkel door samen te werken met alle belanghebbenden uit de bouwsector; architecten, ontwerpers, uitvoerders, fabrikanten, … en hen te...
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Premies voor het milieu in het Brussels Gewest

Welke premies? In 2008 geeft het Gewest premies voor isolatie, de aankoop van energiezuinigere elektrische huishoudapparaten of verwarmingsketels, en de plaatsing van zonne-energiesystemen