Design of a monitoring framework for performance assessment during operation (D7.1) | ZERO-PLUS project
The monitoring and evaluation of the four settlements’ (Cyprus, France, Italy and the UK) performance is an essential part of the ZERO-PLUS project. To this end a monitoring and performance analysis platform is created.
Post date: 18 Nov 2016
Building America: Stump the Building Chump -- Joe Lstiburek
Post date: 24 Ott 2016
Building and HVAC system performance in practice
REHVA Workshops at CLIMA 2016Aalborg, Denmark, 22-25 May 2016
The 6th REHVA Report deals with the outcomes of the technical workshops organised during the triennial flagship event, CLIMA2016 REHVA World Congress.
Post date: 21 Set 2016
SCOPE AND OBJECTIVES OF THE CONFERENCE
Energy Retrofit is an extremely interesting challenge for engineers, architects, designers. If we focus our attention on historical buildings the challenge is formidable. On the Mediterranean basin, there are many countries whose historical and cultural heritage is rich, countries where the challenge posed by energy retrofitting is stimulating and, to some extent, necessary.
Post date: 13 Lug 2016
In the context of the review of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive-EPBD (2010/31/EU), European Aluminium invites you to have a look at the animation explaining how to assess the thermal performance of windows.
Windows are different from other construction products: their performance cannot be reduced to insulation properties, as their solar gains and ventilative cooling matter as well.
Finally, the façade orientation, climate condition and window size define which properties matter the most.
Post date: 13 Mag 2016
This meta-study, commissioned by Innovate UK as part of the Building Performance Evaluation (BPE) Programme, provides an overview of the performance and use of whole-house heat recovery ventilation (MVHR) systems in domestic projects.
It aims to:
Post date: 8 Apr 2016
EnginSoft hosts the last of three replication workshops aimed at disseminating DIRECTION’s achievements in nearly zero energy buildings.
Post date: 16 Feb 2016
SB Alliance, CSTB and Bureau Veritas are organising a second workshop around the European project of voluntary certification scheme. This workshop is open to all stakeholders and follows the one held in Paris on January 14.
Post date: 9 Feb 2016
The present article deals with the current situation of school buildings in four Mediterranean countries (France, Greece, Italy and Spain) as regards the energy performance and indoor environmental quality, in the frame of ZEMedS IEE Project. ZEMedS focuses on the renovation of schools to nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB) in the Mediterranean, an area which represents 17% of EU-27 population. EU energy policy encourages Member States to start converting building stock into nZEB and public authorities to adopt exemplary actions.
Post date: 27 Gen 2016
This book, released by the Energy Performance Measurement Institute, provides significant information on worldwide energy use and residential sector energy use, including many factors that are unique to the residential sector. Energy performance measurement methods and data are presented. Simplification of residential sector energy performance measurement is a key theme.
Post date: 11 Gen 2016