Energy performance certification

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The increasingly global nature of the green building movement – and its unrivaled potential to effect real economic and environmental progress worldwide – is at the heart of the Greenbuild 2010 International Forum, being held in Chicago Nov. 16 in conjunction with the annual Greenbuild International Conference & Expo. The International Forum is also your first chance to learn more about the LEED International Program from representatives of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), the nonprofit organization that develops the LEED rating systems and hosts Greenbuild.
Post date: 14 Nov 2010
Type: News

Post date: 2 Nov 2010
Type: Publication

This presentation was given at a half day seminar hosted by BSRIA (United Kingdom) on 28 September 2010 on behalf of Communities and Local Government (CLG) to summarise the changes to the new Building Regulations.
Post date: 25 Ott 2010
Type: Publication

Post date: 25 Ott 2010
Type: Link

"Für alle, die auf der Suche nach einem neuen Zuhause sind, ist der Blick in den Bedarfsenergieausweis bei der Wohnungs- oder Hausbesichtigung ein Muss", sagt Stephan Kohler, Vorsitzender der dena-Geschäftsführung. "Liegt das Gebäude im grünen Bereich, verbraucht es wenig Energie für die Wärmeerzeugung und ist damit eine gute Wahl."
Post date: 22 Ott 2010
Type: News

First of all, I'm a geek. I'm an organic food-eating, carbon footprint-minimizing, robotic surgery geek, and I really want to build green, but I'm very suspicious of all of these well-meaning articles, people long on moral authority and short on data telling me how to do these kinds of things. And so I have to figure this out for myself. For example: Is this evil? I have dropped a blob of organic yogurt from happy self-actualized local cows on my counter top, and I grab a paper towel, and I want to wipe it up. But can I use a paper towel? (Laughter)
Post date: 20 Ott 2010
Type: Link

Issues of relevance to the construction industry: Energy efficiency Fire Safety Structural codes Structural safetyA selection of energy efficient building case studies categorised as follows: Office buildings Residential buildings Other typesThe website also contains a large selection of relevant publications
Post date: 19 Ott 2010
Type: Link

In order to meet the national requirements of the Hellenic EPBD regulation – KENAK (Ministerial Decision D6/B/5825 “Regulation on the Energy Assessment of Buildings” published in April 2010 for EPBD transposition in accordance to the national law N.3661/2008), NOA developed an official national software (referred to as TEE-KENAK) based on an upgrade of the EPA-NR tool to meet the national requirements including the following:
Post date: 15 Ott 2010
Type: News

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Post date: 12 Ott 2010
Type: Evento