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Turning off office equipment over the Christmas period could save UK business £70 million in costs and slash over 450 thousand tonnes of carbon. Figures released by the Carbon Trust today show switching off non-essential kit over the festive period could make a big impact on businesses’ bottom lines: saving around nine million pounds and stopping over 50 thousand tonnes of carbon being pumped into the atmosphere every day.
Post date: 22 gru 2009
Type: Aktualności

The Code for Sustainable Homes was introduced in April 2007 as a standard to improve the overall sustainability of new homes. 'The Code' scores against a star rating system, using one to six stars depending on how the property performs against categories such as energy use, waste, materials and water.
Post date: 22 gru 2009
Type: Aktualności

Post date: 21 gru 2009
Type: Odnośnik

The largest Passive House project in Europe (project Lodenareal) has been opened in October 2009 in Innsbruck, the capital city of Tirol  (Austria). About 35.000 m² (brutto) for 354 flats (26.000 m²) have been build by the building owner Neue Heimat Tirol (www.neueheimattirol.at), a social housing company providing affordable flats for the citizens. The heat energy demand is to be 15 kWh/m².year, as calculated by the PHPP software.
Post date: 21 gru 2009
Type: Sprawa

Italian version of Information Paper P084 of EPBD Buildings Platform
Post date: 21 gru 2009
Type: Publication

The courseware can be used in a variety of ways including distance learning, supporting lecture material, dissemination purposes or reference material in project work.
Post date: 19 gru 2009
Type: Publication

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 gru 2009
Type: Publication

Post date: 18 gru 2009
Type: Tool