Legislation, regulations, standards

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Interest & awareness in the field of building and ductwork airtightness continues to grow. The TightVent Airtightness Associations Committee is continuously increasing its members and broadening its scope in line with their activities in the field. There is a major role and an inarguable commitment for the TightVent Europe platform to continue disseminating information on these fields.  
Post date: 29 Mag 2020
Type: News

Webinar 5 – EPB standards linked to health and wellbeing (12h00 – 13h30 – 16th June 2020) Following the successful previous webinars
Post date: 29 Mag 2020
Type: Evento

Webinar on “iBRoad and Building Renovation Passports: stakeholders’ views”   Wednesday 10 June 2020, 11:00-12:00 CET  
Post date: 26 Mag 2020
Type: Evento

Webinar 4 – EPB standards hourly vs monthly methods (12h00 – 13h30 – 26th May 2020) Following the successful previous webinars:  
Post date: 26 Mag 2020
Type: News

We are pleased to announce that the International Energy Agency will hold its 5th Annual Global Conference on Energy Efficiency on 23 June 2020. This virtual conference will draw together a high-level audience from around the world and is structured as a set of thematic webinars across the day, allowing people in different parts of the world to participate.  
Post date: 26 Mag 2020
Type: Evento

Proper technology solution-sets can enable a regenerative indoor environment for building users and for the planet, thereby ensuring occupant wellbeing and health. Several aspects are considered for high indoor environmental quality, such as hygro-thermal comfort, visual comfort, indoor soundscape, indoor air quality and a pleasant ambiance.
Post date: 26 Mag 2020
Type: Publication

On the 1st of May, Denmark's Social Democratic Prime Minister, Mette Frederiksen, made a crucial announcement that relieved many public housing companies in Denmark: a proposal to activate 30 billion DKK from the Landsbyggefonden (the National Building Fund) to renovation of social housing during 2020-2026. Of these, 18.4 billion DKK (2.4 billion €) will be used to renovate the 72,000-social housing in the fund's support queue. The remaining 11.6 billion DKK (1.5 billion €) will serve future renovations until 2026, with the focus on the green transition.
Post date: 25 Mag 2020
Type: News

What are Positive Energy Districts?
Post date: 22 Mag 2020
Type: Link

Energy poverty is broadly understood as the inability of households to afford basic energy services to guarantee a decent standard of living. Under Article 7 of the Energy Efficiency Directive (2012/27/EU), EU countries must set up an energy efficiency obligation scheme that requires energy companies to achieve yearly energy savings of 1.5% of annual sales to final consumers. As such, energy companies need to design and implement measures that help final consumers improve the energy efficiency of their dwellings.
Post date: 21 Mag 2020
Type: Evento

Due to the Covid-19 containment measures, please check the latest status of the event at the organisers’ webpage.   -> "will not be able to keep the original plan for Heritage 2020. For the first time since we started this Conference, back in 2008, we are forced to change plans.
Post date: 20 Mag 2020
Type: Evento