WEBINAR #16 | Overview of main QUALICHeCK results and insights

Tuesday 28 February 2017 This webinar presents an overview of the main results and insights contributed by the QUALICHeCK project, and ways that these can be used further to improve the quality and compliance of buildings, towards better energy performance. … Continue reading

WEBINAR #15 | A guide for policy makers for developing better frameworks for quality of the works

Thursday 23 February 2017 Quality of the works is essential in order to achieve actual energy savings and CO2 reductions in the building sector. The three contributions to the webinar present elements of the final version of the QUALICHeCK Source … Continue reading

QUALICHeCK Booklet #2: Compliance and quality of works for improved energy performance of buildings

QUALICHeCK project final publishable report The Energy Performance of Buildings Directive of 2002 and its recast in 2010 have been key elements urging member states to drastically reduce the energy use in buildings and pave the route towards Nearly-Zero Energy … Continue reading

Source Book for improved compliance of Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) of buildings — Final

Practical  experience shows that it is challenging to implement a robust compliance and enforcement framework for Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) for buildings. The source book on EPC compliance aims to provide guidelines and suggestions for achieving such a framework. This … Continue reading

WEBINAR #14 | Renewable energy systems for buildings and EPC compliance

Wednesday 25 January 2017 In view of the challenge to achieve Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings, building services systems increasingly rely on renewable energy sources: solar thermal, heat pumps, geothermal, biomass, photovoltaics. This webinar deals with handling renewable energy systems in the … Continue reading

WEBINAR #13 | Interesting and innovative approaches for improved building envelope performance

Tuesday 24 January 2017 The energy challenges for the building stock require ambitious but feasible approaches to secure their performance, including the performance of the building envelope. This webinar aims to give insights into 3 interesting approaches: An approach with … Continue reading

QUALICHeCK International Workshop | Renewable heating and cooling systems for buildings, 17 January 2017, Lyon, France

International workshop on securing the compliance of product data and the quality of installed systems, to reach high levels of energy performance Objective The objective of this workshop was to discuss and identify ways to better secure the compliance of … Continue reading