In the framework of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region (EUSDR), biomass burning for heat production in households has emerged as a major issue where a better balance between “decarbonisation” benefits and negative impacts on air quality, the environment and human health is needed.
Post date: 9 Jan 2019
The generation of renewable energy (RE) is an increasingly relevant topic in many countries for a multitude of reasons, and the challenges related to its integration into existing energy systems are becoming more and more evident.
Post date: 29 Aug 2018
“ENERGY in BUILDINGS” is an International Conference that will take place for the seventh consecutive year. It brings together Engineers, Architects, Stakeholders, Academia and Professionals of different disciplines that contribute and advance the state of art of the built environment. The Conference will host accepted papers and posters as well as presentations and workshops of invited speakers. There is no conference registration fee. The official language of the Conference is English.
Post date: 27 Aug 2018
Forum Energii we współpracy z The Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) w ramach projektu Heat Roadmap Europe finansowanego ze środków Unii Europejskiej w ramach programu Horizon 2020 organizują Mapa drogowa ciepłownictwa w Polsce.
Post date: 8 Dec 2017
Diese Europäische Norm legt Anforderungen für die Installation und die Abnahme von Warmwasserheizungsanlagen in Gebäuden mit einer maximalen Betriebstemperatur bis 110 °C und einem maximalen Betriebsdruck von 6 bar fest. Diese Europäische Norm gilt nicht für die Installationen und die Abnahme von zugeschalteten Anlagen (z.B. Klimaanlagen, Hauswasseranlagen oder Lüftungsanlagen).
Post date: 6 Dec 2017
CELSIUS Summit 2017 - The Power of Networks will be held from 27 to 28 of November in Gothenburg, Sweden. The conference will showcase the latest research and technological developments in addition to addressing key challenges faced by cities in the planning, development and optimisation of their district energy systems.
Post date: 18 Aug 2017
This webpage from the website of Which?, UK’s largest consumer organisation, presents an overview of products for heating and energy treatment that keep the home warm and efficient without raising energy bills. The products include solar panels, boilers, dehumidifiers, smart thermostats, batteries, wood burning stoves, heat pumps, etc.
Post date: 8 Aug 2017
This book, is a guide to the relationship between building design, urban planning and climate. Aimed at architecture and urban planning professionals and students alike, it offers real-life solutions to climatological site planning and design issues, helping to settle disputes about site orientation, site organisation, and the assembly of building materials.
It is organised into the following three parts:
Post date: 28 Jun 2017
In the European Commission's proposal for a revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive, released on 30 November 2016, substantial changes are proposed as regards the inspection of heating and air conditioning systems.
Post date: 23 Jun 2017
Type: Ask the Experts
By François Durier, Michèle Mondot (CETIAT, France)
Two European Directives –the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Directives– and their accompanying regulations have introduced new minimum requirements for heating appliances, as well as a label to inform about their performances. This article presents these requirements and the foreseen label in respect to electrical heat pumps.
The Ecodesign Directive for electrical heat pumps
Post date: 7 Jun 2017