HVAC systems (heating, cooling, domestic hot water, ventilation)

OptEEmAL Platform for design of energy efficient retrofitting projects at building and district level

The OptEEmAL Platform is a great tool to design any energy efficient retrofitting project at building and district level. It provides the user with a holistic tool that reduces time and costs in the design phase, and improves the whole process in...

EuroACE and eceee applaud European Parliament’s committee vote on buildings efficiency

European NGOs and efficiency stakeholders applaud the 11 October 2017 vote of the Industry, Transport and Research (ITRE) Committee of the European Parliament in favour of stronger European building regulations. The final report adopted...

OptEEmAL Platform for design of energy efficient retrofitting projects at building and district level

The OptEEmAL Platform is a great tool to design any energy efficient retrofitting project at building and district level. It provides the user with a holistic tool that reduces time and costs in the design phase, and improves the whole...

EuroACE and eceee applaud European Parliament’s committee vote on buildings efficiency

European NGOs and efficiency stakeholders applaud the 11 October 2017 vote of the Industry, Transport and Research (ITRE) Committee of the European Parliament in favour of stronger European building regulations. The final report...

Indoor Air Pollution: Natural Ways To Improve Air Quality Indoors

When people think about pollution, what often comes to mind is the poor air quality in urban areas. While breathing in polluted air outdoors can have adverse effects on our health, the air that we breathe indoors can also impact our health...

What's on heating & Cooling? #H2020Buildings campaign

We are now in the third week of the #h2020Buildings campaign on Twitter, highlighting some European funded projects related to heating and cooling; namely   Cheap GSHPs  Cool Heating  CREATE Project  Hotmaps PlanHeat  progRESsHEAT...

Rekonstrukcija Europa: Energetska siromaštvo – nitko ne bi trebao birati između grijanjem i hranom

16. ožujka 2017, ažurirati Europu objavio bilten posvećen energetskoj siromaštva u Europskoj Uniji: njezini uzroci, posljedice i moguća rješenja. %Brifing 00The izdvaja sljedeće:     Energetske siromaštva je kao sveprisutan,...

Introduction to GEOTABS: combining thermally activated building systems (TABS) with ground coupled heat pumps (GCHP) and passive heat exchangers

GEOTABS is an acronym for the combination of geothermal heat pumps with thermally activated building systems (TABS).  It is an innovative clean technology for energy efficient and healthy buildings which has several advantages; the radiant...

An opportunity to drive improvement in building stock: EVIA views

EVIA, representing the European Ventilation Industry, welcomes the Clean Energy for All Europeans package, which recognises the crucial importance of indoor environment quality aspects in buildings. However, it could have gone even further...

Good intentions, but more needed, regrets EURIMA

The proposed 30% binding energy efficiency target marks the recognition of energy efficiency as catalyst for securing sustainable growth, jobs and competitiveness in the EU.   Eurima shares the intentions of the Commission to accelerate...