ventilation systems

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  Ventilative cooling reduces overheating, improves summer comfort and decreases cooling loads. It is therefore one of the most efficient ways to improve summer comfort. Conditions on site, thermal inertia, solar control and other constraints have an impact on the choice of the system and its design. The overall performance is linked to good sizing, design, correct usage of thermal storage, and last but not least a correct control, commissioning and maintenance.
Post date: 21 Set 2018
Type: Publication

  Transitional spaces are meant as “a space in between indoor and outdoor climate, or between two indoor environments, which thermal characteristics can be or not modified by mechanical control system and where occupant may experience the dynamic effect of this change”. Nowadays, transitional spaces are pivotal in non-residential architecture and the proportion of such areas may vary between 10% up to 40% of the total volume depending on the typology. Mixed-mode buildings are desings with by both active and passive systems.
Post date: 21 Set 2018
Type: Link

Exhibition home of refrigeration, ac & ventilation and heat pumps
Post date: 27 Ago 2018
Type: Evento

CLIMA 2019 deadline is approaching: one more week to go! The deadline to submit you abstract  for CLIMA 2019 Congress is 1 September 2018. Check out for more information on abstract and paper submissions and deadlines: http://www.clima2019.org/paper-submission/.
Post date: 24 Ago 2018
Type: News

FENIX, in collaboration with Technology centre CAS, organizes a workshop named “E2VENT project – Horizon 2020 in practice”. The workshop takes place on May 30, 2018 in Prague at the facility of Technological centre.
Post date: 9 Mag 2018
Type: Evento

FENIX, in collaboration with Technology centre CAS, organizes a workshop named “E2VENT project – Horizon 2020 in practice”. The workshop takes place on May 30, 2018 in Prague at the facility of Technological centre.
Post date: 9 Mag 2018
Type: Evento

On Tuesday 19 December 2017, the Estonian presidency reached a provisional agreement with the European Parliament on a revised directive on the energy performance of buildings. The outcome of the trilogue will be presented to EU ambassadors on December 20, with the final analysis and approval of the agreement expected to take place at the beginning of 2018.  
Post date: 20 Dic 2017
Type: News

The abstracts submission for the RoomVent and Ventilation 2018 Conferences “Excellent indoor climate and high performing ventilation” is now open. Abstracts are due November 30 2017.   Details of the requirements and the submission process are available on the conference website.   
Post date: 19 Ott 2017
Type: News

In 2007, the Effinergie association launched its first label “BBC-Effinergie” for new buildings, requiring a primary energy use of 50kWh/m² per year. The label was very successful and became mandatory for all new buildings under the 2012 Energy Performance regulation (RT2012).    When the RT2012 came into force, Effinergie launched its new label "effinergie +"   The “effinergie +” label requires (among others):  
Post date: 22 Set 2017
Type: Link

By François Durier, Laure Mouradian (CETIAT, France)   Two European Directives - the Ecodesign and Energy Labelling Directives – and their accompanying regulations have introduced new minimum requirements for ventilation units, as well as a label to inform about their performances. This article presents these requirements and the foreseen label in respect to ventilation units.   The Ecodesign Directive for ventilation units  
Post date: 7 Giu 2017
Type: News