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Ενσωμάτωση τεχνολογιών Ανανεώσιμων Πηγών Ενέργειας και Εξοικονόμηση Ενέργειας στον Οικιακό Τομέα

General guidelines for the integration of Renewable Energy Sources and suggestions for energy savings in building sector. Included systems are photovoltaic systems, small wind generators, biomass, solar thermal systems and geothermal heat...
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Confort d'été - Guide pratique ANAH

"La fiche technique « Confort d’été » est constituée de recommandations et de conseils pour lutter contre deux phénomènes qui peuvent pénaliser certaines populations fragiles l’été : la chaleur et la pollution. Elle indique les gestes...
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Κ.Υ.Α. - Ειδικό Πρόγραμμα Ανάπτυξης Φωτοβολταϊκών Συστημάτων σε κτιριακές εγκαταστάσεις και ιδίως σε δώματα και στέγες κτιρίων.

Ministerial decision which establishes special development project concerning the installation of photovoltaic systems up to 10kWp in building sector.
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Guide pratique sur le chauffage individuel - ANAH

Chauffage individuel "Le chauffage est un élément essentiel du confort. Il existe de nombreuses possibilités techniques dont le choix dépend des énérgies disponibles (gaz, fioul, électricité, bois, charbon, soleil), des dimensions des...
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Sustainability in the built environment

This report brings together current thinking on defining and measuring environmental performance and sustainability in the built environment. It sets out the key issues and provides an overview of the initiatives in the UK and...
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Confort d'été et isolation thermique

This article looks from numerical simulations at the summer thermal comfort in three buildings. It concludes that the reinforcement of thermal insulation may lead to summer overheating for some regions, according to their climate. This can...
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Guide des bonnes pratiques, à l’usage des maîtrises d’ouvrage pour une contribution au developpement durable dans le bâtiment

Ce document s’organise autour des 5 phases identifiées de la vie d’une opération : 1) Programmation, 2) Conception, 3) Réalisation, 4) Exploitation, 5) Déconstruction. Pour chaque phase, il décline les tableaux relatifs à la...
Ce guide méthodologique du management d’un bâti propose une démarche globale située en amont des différents référentiels existants. Ce document s'adresse aux maîtres d’ouvrage et donc, également, aux autres parties prenantes en amont et en...
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Les économies d'énergie dans le bâtiment - la reglementation thermique en mouvement

This slide presentation describes the French buildings energy performance regulation for existing buildings. Première partie: Contexte énergétique et environnemental en France Les politiques énergétiques Tous les dispositifs : réglementer...
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Convention sur la mise en oeuvre du programme d'amélioration de la performance énergétique de 800 000 logements sociaux

L’objectif du Grenelle de l’Environnement est de réduire les consommations d’énergie du parc des bâtiments existants d’au moins 38 % d’ici à 2020 et, à cette fin de rénover 400 000 logements chaque année à compter de 2013 pour l’ensemble...
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Εγχειρίδιο "Εξοικονόμηση ενέργειας στα κτίρια"

This manual is the first in a series of publications on the energy saving in buildings. It presents the prototype methodology P-BEDS which can with minimum adjustments for the national situation provide targeted solutions for the...
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Les maisons passives : sont-elles confortables ? écologiques ?

The German concept of passive houses is often presented as a reference for energy performance. Under climates such as in France, summer overheating is considered as an issue. The question of the environmental impact linked to the over-...
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L'évolution nécessaire des bâtiments sur les plans énergétique et environnemental

Energy consumption in buildings is 43% of the French total energy consumption and represents 1/4 of national CO2 emissions. It is necessary to go towards a less consuming building stock, by using to types of actions: big number of small...
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Study for the development of European Ecolabel criteria for buildings - Second background report

This study is part of the EU initiative to create an Ecolabel for buildings. Main purpose is to identify the validity of most relevant environmental criteria for the development of the Ecolabel, in terms of environmental efficiency and...
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Study for the development of European Ecolabel criteria for buildings - First background report

This study is part of the EU initiative to create Ecolabel for buidlings, providing background information in order to identify the main environmental aspects for the development of such Ecolable criteria.
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Περιορισμός εκπομπών διοξειδίου του άνθρακα με τον καθορισμό μέτρων και όρων για τη βελτίωση της ενεργειακής απόδοσης των κτιρίων

Background paper on the potential of architecture to contribute to energy efficiency in buildings and CO2 emissions reduction.
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ΕΘΝΙΚΗ ΕΚΘΕΣΗ ΓΙΑ ΤO ΕΠΙΠΕΔΟ ΔΙΕΙΣΔΥΣΗΣ ΤΗΣ ΑΝΑΝΕΩΣΙΜΗΣ ΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑΣ ΤΟ ΕΤΟΣ 2010

Directive 2001/77/EC on Electricity Production from Renewable Energy Sources defines in its Annex a minimum target value for coverage of electricity production through renewable energy sources. This report describes the current situation...
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Νόμος 2773/1999 «Απελευθέρωση της αγοράς ηλεκτρικής ενέργειας - Ρύθμιση θεμάτων ενεργειακής πολιτικής και λοιπές διατάξεις» (ΦΕΚ Α' 286/22.12.1999)

Law 2773/1999 on "Liberisation of the electricity market - Regulation of energy policy issues" defines the liberalisation of production, transport, distribution and supply of electricity in Greece.
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Eco-buildings Glossy Brochure

The Eco-buildings Glossy Brochure presents information on all demonstration buildings from the 4 Eco-buildings projects BRITA in PuBs, Demohouse, Eco-Culture and SARA. For each building the project goal, the energy efficiency measures, the...
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Bringing Retrofit Innovation to Application - BRITA in PuBs Glossy Brochure

Brochure on the project results of the EU 6FP Ecobuildings project BRITA in PuBs. The booklet includes a documentation of all demonstration buildings and a introduction into the reports, guidelines, tools, training material and other...
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Rationelle Energieverwendung im kommunalen Bereich

Textbook on approaches for changes in the energy policy for communities and cities with examples of towns and communities in the German federal states Bavaria and North Rhine-Westphalia.