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Post date: 27 Dic 2009
Type: Evento

Post date: 22 Dic 2009
Type: Link

This method is described in a small practical guidebook (40 pages). It includes three levels of inspections or diagnosis: - DIAGVENT 1: no measurements, only visual checking, for commissioning new installations. The main objective is to verify that the installed system is in accordance with the expected one.
Post date: 19 Dic 2009
Type: Publication

Web suite of building energy simulators that model energy, comfort, and daylighting performance, and give estimates of the long-term cost of utilities. The simulations restrict flexibility in order to offer users greater ease-of-use and speed. The tool can be quickly mastered by non-technical designers, and runs fast enough to allow them the scope to experiment with many different versions of a design during a single sitting.
Post date: 11 Dic 2009
Type: Tool

Post date: 7 Dic 2009
Type: News

A total of one million lighting points have been used to create a unique lighting scene along the 2.4 km from the Arc de Triomphe to Concorde. More than 415 trees, including for the first time the two rows of trees lining the avenue, will light up to create a 'sparkling forest' effect. The display also includes 300 trees adorned with crystals, which throw off streaks of light. Additionally, a second line of 120 trees in the inner row have be decorated with 30,000 dynamic flashbulbs to represent the 'light fallen from the stars.'
Post date: 26 Nov 2009
Type: News

Having the classical geometry of a French suburban house with its two slopes roof, the 161 floor area square meters single family house is fully closed from north and opened to south to benefit from solar gain. Apart from the foundation slab of concrete, the entire building is made of solid wood prefabricated panels. Isolated by 24 cm of cellulose wadding and panels of wood fibers, the house is equipped with triple-glazed windows, a balanced ventilation system with heat recovery, solar thermal collectors and photovoltaic cells.
Post date: 25 Nov 2009
Type: Caso

Post date: 17 Nov 2009
Type: Tool