Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

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The use of EPB standards in EPBD implementation in Romania

General information   Code of the energy performance calculation methodology - Mc001 Mc001 will probably enter into force by the end of 2019/beginning of 2020 CEN EPB standards are used, except for the group of standards for BACS monthly...

Building energy epidemiology as a tool to support European building energy performance improvement

From SETIS Magazine, October 2019.

Ian Hamilton is an Associate Professor at the UCL Energy Institute, University College London, UK. Ian’s research is focused on the nexus between...

What does the transition towards lowcarbon building stock mean for Europe?   European building stock is responsible for around a third of CO2 emissions, and the EU has set a target of 20 % reduction by 2020 and 60 % by...

The use of EPB standards in EPBD implementation in Croatia

Croatian methodology for calculation of energy performance of buildings is largely based on the first set of CEN EPB standards (ed.2008). As these standards were proved not to be unambiguous enough for direct use, the national calculation...

The use of EPB standards in EPBD implementation in Netherlands

By the end of 2017 NEN decided to update the existing national Energy Performance standards in The Netherlands. The planning was to finalise this work within roughly one year. This short time frame was based on the requirement in the EPBD...

The use of EPB standards in EPBD implementation in Italy

Energy performance calculation has been required well before requirements by the EPB directive, like in several other European countries. Regulation 10/91 of 1991 and its application decree DPR 412/93 of 1993 first asked for an energy...

The use of EPB standards in EPBD implementation in France

French experts involved in the French building regulation and national EPBD implementation contribute also to the EPB standards development at European level. Therefore, the French building regulation and transposition of the EPBD and the...

Recording of CLIMA 2019 workshop: BACS supported performance, technical monitoring and certified commissioning of HVAC systems

This joint workshop organised by REHVA and the European Building Automation and Controls Association will present the wide spectrum of tools and technologies supported by BACS to improve and optimize HVAC systems’ performance and make it...

Smart Readiness Indicator for Buildings - Stakeholder meeting

Second stakeholder meeting


The second stakeholder meeting will take place on 9 October 2019.
Tour MADOU (Place Madou 1) in Brussels.

The objectives of the meeting are to: Present the defined calculation methodology and consolidated results on the evaluation of quantitative impacts as presented in the interim report Discuss ongoing work regarding the format of the SRI...