Inspection

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Executive summary report of the interim conclusions of the EPBD Concerted Action now available

To support EU countries in the implementation of the EPBD, the Concerted Action (CA) EPBD was launched by the European Commission to promote dialogue and exchange of best practice between them. An intensely active forum of national authorities from...
The CA EPBD (2007 – 2010) is organized around 5 Core Themes (CTs): Certification of Buildings, Inspections of Boilers and AC systems, Training of Experts, Procedures for Characterization of Energy Performance, and Information Campaigns....
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Inspection of air-conditioning systems in the context of allowed electrical energy usage and potential savings

On the basis of Slovenian regulation, ten selected buildings and air-conditioning systems in Slovenia have been analyzed. Annual energy for heating and cooling has been determined, as well as energy conservation opportunities.
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Entretien annuel des chaudières fioul de 4 à 400 kW

This brochure explains and shows to maintenance experts in France how to operate an annual inspection and maintenance of oil boilers up to 400 kW in the framework of the transposition of article 8 of the EPBD in the French legislation.
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Entretien annuel des chaudières de puissance nominale comprise entre 4 et 400 kW - Fiches techniques

This guide about annual boilers maintenance as required by the French transposition of Article 8 of the EPBD explains to professionals the content of the French regulation and gives practical guidelines for this annual maintenance.
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Rozporządzenie Ministra Finansów [...] w sprawie obowiązkowego ubezpieczenia odpowiedzialności cywilnej osoby sporządzającej świadectwa charakterystyki energetycznej budynku [...] stanowiącej samodzielną całość techniczno-użytkową

The ordinance of the Polish Minister of Finance of December 28, 2009 (published in Journal of Laws no. 224, item 1802) introduces obligatory civil liability insurance for experts issuing energy performance certificates for buildings. The ordinance...
The new requirement protects both the experts issuing certificates and their clients, building owners and developers. Insured experts protect their solvency in case their mistake causes a damage. The clients can feel safer, because they...
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Obligatory civil liability insurance for experts issuing EP certificates in Poland

The ordinance of the Polish Minister of Finance of December 28, 2009 (published in Journal of Laws no. 224, item 1802) introduces obligatory civil liability insurance for experts issuing energy performance certificates for buildings. The ordinance...
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FGK Status-Report Nr. 6 - Energetische Inspektion von Kälteanlagen zur Klimatisierung

This report from Fachinstitut Gebäude-Klima eV proposes a procedure for the implementation in Germany of the regular inspection of air conditioning systems as required by Article 9 of the EPBD.
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Einmalinspektion von Heizungsanlagen älter als 15 Jahre

This slide presentation explains how the one-off inspection of heating installations using a boiler of more than 15 years age has been implemented in the Austrian Region of Tirol.