Practices

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IMPACT national energy performance certification test - Compilation of national test reports

In energy certification schemes for existing buildings, barriers have been reported regarding quality, communication aspects, certification of apartment buildings and lack of expert (auditor) capacity. In order to contribute to tackling...
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The European Energy Performance of Buildings Directive

The European Energy Performance of Buildings Directive introduces fundamental changes in the legislation relating to the energy efficiency of buildings. Nearly all air-conditioning systems and boilers are required to be inspected regularly...
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HVAC system efficiencies for EPBD calculations

This poster describes how HVAC systems can be included in energy calculations.
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Collecting data from energy certification to monitor performance indicators for new and existing buildings (DATAMINE) - Concepts for data collection and analysis

The Datamine project is concerned with the collection of data from energy performance certificates. This report proposes a harmonised structure that allows for the collection and cross-country comparison of buildings energy performance...
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EPBD Buildings Platform Interview: Oliver Loebel, Secretary General of CEETB - European Specialist Engineering Contractors Association

Oliver Loebel was asked about the challenges being faced in trying to implement the Directive and how he feels co-operation with the EPBD Platfom is helping CEETB members.
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EPBD Newsletter #006 - November 2006

Newsletter of EPBD Buildings Platform.
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EPBD Newsletter #008 - January 2007

Newsletter of EPBD Buildings Platform.
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EPBD Newsletter #007 - December 2006

Newsletter of EPBD Buildings Platform.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Bulgaria : Status December 2006

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Bulgaria, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Slovak Republic : Status January 2007

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Slovakia, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Estonia : Status January 2007

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Estonia, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Poland : Status August 2006

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Poland, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Lithuania : Status January 2006

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Lithuania, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Romania : Status August 2006

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Romania, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Hungary : Status August 2006

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Hungary, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Implementation of the EPBD in Slovenia : Status August 2006

This paper provides official information about Directive implementation process in Slovenia, for details please visit the referenced web sites or contact the responsible institutions.
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Arrêté du Gouvernement flamand modifiant l'arrêté du Gouvernement flamand du 11 mars 2005 établissant les exigences en matière de performance énergétique et de climat intérieur des bâtiments

Modification (16 June 2006) of the decree of March 11th, 2005 related to the building energy performance and indoor climate requirements - Replacement of Annex III : Maximum U values or minimum R values to reach
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Besluit van de Vlaamse Regering tot wijziging van het besluit van de Vlaamse Regering van 11 maart 2005 tot vaststelling van de eisen op het vlak van de energieprestaties en het binnenklimaat van gebouwen

Modification (16 June 206) of the decree of March 11th, 2005 related to the building energy performance and indoor climate requirements - Replacement of Annex III : maximum U values or minimum R values to reach
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Energy Efficient Buildings in Mediterranean Countries. The Role of the Building Energy Performance Regulations and Certification

The severe summer climate, the actual trends in building design (imported from northern latitudes) and the rising living standard in Mediterranean countries have promoted a massive and unnecessary use of air conditioning systems. This...
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Arrêté du 27 juillet 2006 relatif au contenu et aux conditions d'attribution du label « haute performance énergétique »

The high efficiency performance label is delivered to new buildings that comply with the requirements of the French Thermal regulation with an energy consumtion lower than the conventional reference energy consumption. Two levels are...