Inspection

Webinar on ExcEED project Database: from data to information to knowledge

The H2020 ExcEED project takes the pulse of the actual energy consumed by last generation of buildings.   The project answers the need for transparency and comparability of energy performance calculations. The scope of ExcEED is to create a European...

Registration now open - EPBD19a Feasibility Study stakeholder meeting, Brussels, 24 June 2019

The first stakeholder meeting of the EPBD Article 19a feasibility study will take place in Brussels on 24 June 2019.   The feasibility study is a one-year contract awarded by the European Commission, following Article 19a of EPBD...

Σε λειτουργία η νέα έκδοση του buildingcert

Ξεκίνησε στις 11/01 η παραγωγική λειτουργία της νέας έκδοσης της διαδικτυακής εφαρμογής του www.buildingcert.gr, η οποία περιλαμβάνει και τις επιθεωρήσεις συστημάτων θέρμανσης και κλιματισμού. Πριν την χρήση του Αρχείου Ενεργειακών...

Proposed ASHRAE/ACCA standard for energy audits open for public comment

A proposed standard from the American Society of Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) and the Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) ASHRAE/ACCA Standard 211P, Standard for Commercial Building Energy...

Investor Confidence Project (ICP) Europe releases first Building Renovation Investment Protocols

Take part in the ongoing call for contributions to unlock the potential of energy efficiency in buildings as a global asset. Open until 2 October 2015. Note that the most recent ICP Europe Technical Forum web...

OVERVIEW | Data tools supporting improved energy performance of buildings: Evolution and perspectives. Part 2 – Integrated Hardware and Software

The evolution of data tools that support improved energy performance of buildings follows the broader development of data management and processing, a field which has expanded rapidly in recent years. This article reviews the various...

New innovative low pressure airtightness device for construction sites under development. BUILT2SPEC project

Within the framework of the BUILT2SPEC project, a new airtightness device suitable for construction sites, is being developed for integration with the Built2Spec Self-Inspection Platform. The output will be available directly on the device...

OVERVIEW | Data tools supporting improved energy performance of buildings: Evolution and perspectives. Part 1 – Software

The evolution of data tools that are used to improve the energy performance of buildings follows the broader development of data management and processing, a field which has expanded rapidly in recent years. This article reviews the...

OVERVIEW | Quality and compliance issues in relation to the energy performance of buildings

Effective implementation of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive in practice implies, among other things, high quality construction works such that a completed building’s energy performance is as planned. It also requires...

FYR of Macedonia improves legal framework on energy audits

FYR of Macedonia is doing a lot to improve its legislation on energy efficiency in order to meet the energy savings targets and commitments to the European Energy Community. The country's policy and legal framework on energy efficiency...