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A adoção de boas práticas é uma das formas de promover a poupança de energia nas nossas casas.   Uma correta interpretação da fatura de eletricidade ajuda a ter uma melhor noção dos consumos e custos da eletricidade, e verificar se a adoção de comportamentos de consumo mais eficientes, tem um impacto real em termos de poupança de energia.  
Post date: 17 Lug 2020
Type: Link

BauSIM 2020 – 8th Conference of IBPSA Germany and Austria 23-25 September 2020 Graz University of Technology   The BauSIM 2020 will be held online  
Post date: 17 Lug 2020
Type: Evento

Although local power generation by renewable sources is increasing, it has not yet had a real impact on radical decarbonisation of the energy sector, Changes need to be made by unlocking the potential of the prosumer. This project proposes a community-based Virtual Power Plant (cVPP), a novel model that can help organise & significantly boost renewable energy production & distribution at a local level.   Taking the VPP a step further  
Post date: 17 Lug 2020
Type: Link

Considering the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   Croatia 4.0 is a conference on new technologies, robotization and automatization in industry, buildings, power and energy business.  
Post date: 17 Lug 2020
Type: Evento

All EU countries must establish a long-term renovation strategy to support the renovation of their national building stock into a highly energy efficient and decarbonised building stock by 2050.    The requirement for EU countries to adopt a long-term renovation strategy is set out in the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (2010/31/EU), which was revised in 2018 (2018/844/EU). These strategies will form part of EU countries’ integrated national energy and climate plans (NECPs).
Post date: 17 Lug 2020
Type: Link

What is Facility Management?   Who manages one of your organization’s largest assets with one of the largest operating budgets? Your facility manager.   Facility management (FM) is a profession that encompasses multiple disciplines to ensure functionality, comfort, safety and efficiency of the built environment by integrating people, place, process and technology.
Post date: 17 Lug 2020
Type: Link

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has announced reoccupancy assessment and risk management planning tools as well as strategies and 3D models for specific types of buildings to guide building owners, facilities managers (FMs), design professionals, and public officials as buildings reopen from the COVID-19 lockdowns. The practical strategies for specific types of buildings cover offices and retail, senior living communities, and schools.
Post date: 16 Lug 2020
Type: News

Global sustainable building technology society ASHRAE’s Epidemic Task Force released guidance in recent weeks on mitigating potential health risks during reopening of buildings closed during the COVID-19 pandemic, focusing on heating, ventilation and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems.   ASHRAE’s recommendations for building readiness and reopening include the following:  
Post date: 16 Lug 2020
Type: News

Through energy-efficient urban planning, especially in PEB residential construction, unnecessary structural constructions can be avoided in advance. It forms the basis for sustainable, energy-optimised building planning, which is characterized by regenerative energy generation and an efficient energy supply.  
Post date: 16 Lug 2020
Type: News

Statistically, 40 percent of energy consumption and 36 percent of emissions come from buildings. For that reason energy efficiency has become one of the EU’s top priorities and led it to acknowledge that buildings are key to achieving its goal of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80-95 percent by 2050.   What is a positive energy building?  
Post date: 16 Lug 2020
Type: News