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Maria Kapsalaki

Consultant, INIVE EEIG (Non-profit)

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CIBSE Commissioning Code M: Commissioning Management

This Commissioning Code (CC) released by the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers (CIBSE), provides an overview of the management arrangements required to ensure that building services systems are commissioned to meet the objectives...

Smart thermostats: The Swiss Army knife of future utility programmes

This white paper from the global consulting company ICF, describes the potential of smart thermostats. According to the authors, smart thermostats can save at least 8 - 10% in heating and cooling energy. Moreover, they provide a versatile out-of-the...

ENERGY STAR: Connected Thermostats

This page of the ENERGY STAR website provides all the documents describing the requirements and manufacturer commitments for the certification of connected thermostats. Smart thermostats were added to the ENERGY STAR certification programme in...

Indoor Air Quality Monitoring 2.0 – Seeing the invisible

This article from the REHVA Journal (June 2017) describes the Chinese market for indoor air quality sensors. It also provides information about the certification programme RESET a healthy building standard for indoor air quality created in 2011 in...

Major opportunities to reach higher electricity savings by 2030

New Horizons for Energy Efficiency: Major Opportunities to Reach Higher Electricity Savings by 2030   This report was published in 2015 by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE). It examines the next large...

dena Studie: Erfolgsfaktoren der energetischen Schulsanierung

Im Modellvorhaben „Niedrigenergiehaus im Bestand für Schulen“ der Deutschen Energie-Agentur (dena) wurden seit 2007 über 35 Schulen mit über 50 Gebäuden energetisch saniert. 20 Schulen wurden einer detaillierteren Analyse unterzogen: Was sind die...

Deutschland: Öffnung der Programme für qualifizierte Gebäudeenergieberater aus allen Branchen

Die Energieberatung des Bundes für Wohneigentümer („Energieberatung für Wohngebäude“) und für mittelständische Unternehmen („Energieberatung Mittelstand“) wird ausgeweitet. Für Verbraucher steht künftig ein größerer Kreis an qualifizierten...

Green light from Brussels for landlord-to-tenant electricity supply

Germany’s funding programme for landlord-to-tenant electricity supply obtained approval under state aid rules from the European Commission. This means that funding can be granted under this programme which has already been approved by the Bundestag...

OVERVIEW | Successful renovations through innovative financing

by Marina Laskari (NKUA)   The big majority of the EU building stock needs to be upgraded. It is well recognised that in order to achieve a decarbonised building stock by 2050...

Social Innovation to Tackle Fuel Poverty (2017-2018 Edition)

The Social Innovation to Tackle Fuel Poverty programme is an initiative co-created by Ashoka and the Schneider Electric Foundation. It aimed to identify and engage 15-20 innovative organisations working in the field of fuel poverty and energy...