Inspection

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Arrêté du 16/04/2010 - Critères de certification des compétences des personnes physiques réalisant l'inspection périodique des systèmes de climatisation et des pompes à chaleur réversibles de puissance frigorifique > 12 kW et critères d'accréditation ...

This French regulation defines the rules for the certification of the skills of the experts involved in the regular inspection of air conditioning systems and reversible heat pumps. It also gives the rules for the accreditation of the experts...
Full title: Arrêté du 16 avril 2010 définissant les critères de certification des compétences des personnes physiques réalisant l'inspection périodique des systèmes de climatisation et des pompes à chaleur réversibles dont la puissance...
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European Parliament adopts EPBD recast

On 18 May 2010 a recast of The Directive on energy performance of buildings (2002/91/EC) was adopted in order to strengthen the energy performance requirements and to clarify and streamline some of its provisions (the Directive is expected to be...
Buildings are responsible for 40% of energy consumption and 36% of EU CO2 emissions. Energy performance of buildings is key to achieve the EU Climate & Energy objectives, namely the reduction of a 20% of the Greenhouse gases emissions...
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Energieeffizienz von Heizungsanlagen nach Artikel 8 der europäischen Gebäuderichtlinie

This article gives information on the implementation in Germany of article 8 of the EPBD, requiring regular inspection of boilers. The inspection procedure relies on DIN EN 15378 standard. The article describes how to operate the measurements and...
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International workshop on 'Large scale national implementation plans for building airtightness assessment: A must for 2020!'

This international workshop aims to give a good overview of all the issues involved in building airtightness, with specific attention to planning aspects, execution and evaluation. Attention will also be given to the point of view of key...
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Inspection and audit procedures applied in buildings in the region of Athens

This slide presentation from the European Project Harmonac provides information about 17 case studies of air conditioning systems inspections, that are intended to produce an initial, interim and final set of inspection and audit procedures to be...
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AC inspections in practice - HARMONAC

This slide presentation shows the aims and some results of the European Project HARMONAC. The aims of the project are to test the effectiveness of air conditioning systems inspection methodologies in identifying energy saving opportunities in...
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EPBD recast: an overview

This slide presentation from the European project HARMONAC provides an overview of the content of the future recast of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive.
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USE Efficiency - Universities and Students for energy Efficiency

The IEE USE Efficiency project intends to create a common stream for energy efficiency systems in university buildings. Universities and students are proposed as shining examples both for energy efficiency solutions and for energy...