The Heat Pump KEYMARK is a voluntary, independent, European certification mark for all heat pumps, combination heat pumps and heat pump water heaters (as covered by Ecodesign, EU Regulation 813/2013 and 814/2013).
Post date: 17 Lug 2017
Il 17 Maggio 2017, un giorno dopo la media cerimonia di apertura, il bulgaro BKH (Centro di Eccellenza per l'Efficienza Energetica e fonti rinnovabili negli Edifici, nel contesto del Treno-NZEB progetto) ospiterà un train-the-trainer del corso a Sofia, in Bulgaria, guidato dall'Arch. Susanne Winkel, Passive House Institute - Darmstadt, In Germania.
Post date: 11 Mag 2017
The Association pour la CERtification des Matériaux Isolants "ACERMI" provides neutral, independent support for insulation product innovation. It tests and validates the specifications and performance of thermal insulation products in the production plant and in the laboratory.
Post date: 7 Dic 2016
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), the organisation that has developed the leading international certification system for green buildings, has announced that the Stavros Niarchos Foundation Cultural Center (SNFCC) has received a Platinum level LEED certification, the highest possible rating for environmentally conscious and sustainable buildings.
Post date: 21 Nov 2016
On 10 November 2016, the goal to ensure that every single building produces zero carbon emissions by 2050 took a major step forward as Green Building Councils in 10 countries (Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Germany, India, the Netherlands, South Africa, Sweden, and the US) made progress on their plans to introduce net zero certification or designation schemes within their own countries, at COP22.
Post date: 14 Nov 2016
Το Ελληνικό Ινστιτούτο Παθητικού Κτιρίου (ΕΙΠΑΚ) οργανώνει στην Αθήνα το 11ο Σεμινάριο καθώς και ένα Διαγωνισμό Πιστοποίησης Σχεδιαστών Παθητικών Κτιρίων, από 23 Σεπτεμβρίου έως 2 Οκτωβρίου 2016. Δικαίωμα συμμετοχής στο σεμινάριο και την εξέταση έχουν συγκεκριμένες ειδικότητες.
Post date: 13 Set 2016
The Austrian Energy Agency received the ISO 29990:2010 certificate for their training activities in the sectors energy efficiency, renewable energies and new technologies. The certificate was received for the introduced quality management in the area of education and further education. The certificate is the basis for federal support programmes for which participants in training courses can now apply for.
Further information on the certificate and the offered training courses (in German) is available at:
Post date: 5 Ago 2016
Demand for commissioning (Cx) is steadily increasing and a Navigant report
showed that nearly 70 per cent of respondents identified green building certifications as a driver of Cx demand.
Fundamental Cx is mandatory fo LEED certification while enhanced commissioning brings in two additional credits resulting in a better rating.
Post date: 21 Lug 2016
In order to unleash the energy efficiency (EE) potential and achieve the energy savings goals in buildings there is a necessity to adopt new ESCO business models. And this is what MOEEBIUS project Consortium is currently working on within the project.
Post date: 14 Lug 2016
Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies (EDGE) is a green building certification system for emerging markets. EDGE, an innovation of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) -a member of the World Bank Group- makes it faster, easier and more affordable than ever before to build and brand green in 125 emerging markets.
Post date: 4 Lug 2016