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Reports and Information Papers

THE TWO MAIN FINAL REPORTS

MAIN FINAL REPORT TO  GIVE GUIDANCE ON THE CEN-EPBD STANDARDS:

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"Background, status and future of the CEN standards to support the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD)", Dick van Dijk (ed.), April, 2009.

In:       Danish       Dutch       Finnish       French       German       Italian       Polish       Spanish

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Annexes to "Background, status and future of the CEN standards to support the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD)", Dick van Dijk, April, 2009 

MAIN FINAL REPORT WITH CONCLUSION AND RECOMMENDATION:

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"Towards a second generation of CEN standards related to the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD)", Dick van Dijk (ed.), May, 2010.

In:       Danish       Dutch       Finnish       French       German       Italian       Polish       Spanish      


Information Papers plus PowerPoint presentations to provide guidance on the existing (1st generation) CEN-EPBD standards

Booklets with compiled sets of Information Papers: 

To facilitate the interested reader the information papers have been compiled into 5 booklets introducing the CEN standards:

Booklet 1: Overall Energy Performance
Booklet 2: Building Energy Performance
Booklet 3: Heating and DHW Systems
Booklet 4: Ventilation and Cooling
Booklet 5: System Inspections

All individual Information Papers plus PowerPoint presentations:

Please note:

- On many of these documents also presentations are available which may be downloaded and used for presentation and/or education.
- The presenter is expected to be familiar with the content of the associated Information Paper.
- A general introduction to the CENSE project and the CEN standards is available as stand alone presentation.

Content:

 

General topics and overall energy performance:

On the CENSE project and/or the CEN standards in general

On key CEN standards to support the EPBD

 

Building energy performance:

On CEN standards related to calculation of energy use for heating and cooling

On CEN standards related to calculation of building component properties

 

Energy use for heating, cooling, ventilation, hot water and lighting systems:

On CEN standards related to Energy use for lighting

On CEN standards related to Energy use for heating and hot water systems

On CEN standards related to Energy use for ventilation and cooling systems

On system inspection

  

General topics and overall energy performance:

On the CENSE project and/or the CEN standards in general 

P86      Information paper on "The CENSE project"  (presentation

On key CEN standards to support the EPBD

P87      Information paper on "How to integrate the CEN-EPBD standards in national building regulations?” (presentation)

P88      Information paper on "Energy performance of buildings - Overall energy use and definition of energy ratings - Calculated energy rating”  (presentation

P89      Information paper on "Measured or operational energy performan of buildings”  (presentation

P154      Information paper on "The common definitions and common symbols for EPBD related CEN standards" (presentation)  

P155      Information paper on "Energy performance certificates"  (presentation

P156      Information paper on "Energy performance certification for new and existing buildings"  (presentation

P160      Information paper on "Energy performance of buildings - Economic evaluation procedure for energy systems in buildings - EN 15459"  (presentation)   

Building energy performance:

On CEN standards related to calculation of energy use for heating and cooling

P92      Information paper for the EN ISO standard on energy use for heating and cooling (EN ISO 13790) (presentation

P93        Information paper on The effects of passive heating and cooling on the energy performance of buildings - CEN calculation procedures  (presentation)

P95      Information paper on "The different CEN approaches for calculating the energy use for heating and cooling"  (presentation

On CEN standards related to calculation of building component properties

P94      Information paper for the series of EN ISO standards on thermal transmission properties of building components and building envelope  (presentation

Energy use for heating, cooling, ventilation, hot water and lighting systems:

On CEN standards related to Energy use for lighting

P91      Information paper on “A vehicle to energy-efficient lighting EN 15193: Energy performance of buildings – Energy lighting requirements”  (presentation)

On CEN standards related to Energy use for heating and hot water systems

P96        Information paper on EN 15316-1. Heating systems in buildings - Method for calculation of system energy requirements and system efficiencies - Part 1: General  (presentation)

P97        Information paper on EN 15316-2-1. Space heating emission systems  (presentation)

P98      Information paper on EN 15316-2-3. Heating systems in buildings - Space heating distribution systems  (presentation

P99      Information paper on EN 15316-3-1. Domestic Hot Water systems - Characterisation of Needs  (presentation)

P100      Information paper on EN 15316-3-2. Domestic Hot Water systems - Distribution  (presentation)

P101    Information paper on EN 15316-3-3. Domestic Hot Water systems - Generation  (presentation)

P102    Information paper on EN 15316-4-1. Space heating generation systems - Combustion systems (boilers)  (presentation)

P103    Information paper on EN 15316-4-2. Space heating generation systems - Heat pump systems  (presentation

P104      Information paper on EN 15316-4-3. Energy requirements and efficiencies of thermal solar systems  (presentation

P105      Information paper on EN 15316-4-4. Heat generation systems in buildings, building integrated cogeneration systems  (presentation

P106    Information paper on EN 15316-4-5. The performance and quality of district heating and large volume systems  (presentation

P107    Information paper on EN 15316-4-6. Generation systems – Photovoltaic systems  (presentation

P108    Information paper on EN 15316-4-7. Space heating generation systems - Biomass Combustion systems  (presentation

P162     Information paper on "Heating system operating conditions and mutiple heat generators"  (presentation

On CEN standards related to Energy use for ventilation and cooling systems

P110    Information paper on EN 15242 - Ventilation for buildings - Calculation methods for the determination of air flow rates in buildings including infiltration  (presentation)

P111    Information paper on EN 15241. Calculation methods for energy losses due to ventilation and infiltration  (presentation)

P112    Information paper on EN 13779. Ventilation-performance requirements for ventilation and room-conditioning systems  (presentation)

P113      Information paper on EN 15243. Calculation of room temperatures and of load and energy for buildings with room condtioning systems (presentation

P114      Information paper on EN 15251. Indoor Environmental Criteria for Design and Calculation of Energy Performance of Buildings (presentation

On system inspection

P109    Information paper on EN 15378. Heating systems in buildings - Inspection of boilers and heating systems  (presentation)

P115    Inspection of air conditioning systems - EN 15240 for the application of EPBD Article 9  (presentation)

P116    Inspection of ventilation systems - EN 15239 for the application of EPBD  (presentation)


Reports with recommendations for improvement of the CEN standards (2nd generation CEN-EPBD standards)

Reports and special Information Papers on results of questionnaires, case studies and workshops, aiming to a set of recommendations to CEN for the second generation of CEN standards to support the EPBD.

Content:

 

General topics and overall energy performance:

On the CENSE project and/or the CEN standards in general

On key CEN standards to support the EPBD

 

Building energy performance:

On CEN standards related to calculation of energy use for heating and cooling

On CEN standards related to calculation of building component properties

 

Energy use for heating, cooling, ventilation, hot water and lighting systems:

On CEN standards related to Energy use for lighting

On CEN standards related to Energy use for heating and hot water systems

On CEN standards related to Energy use for ventilation and cooling systems

On system inspection  (not available)

General topics and overall energy performance:


On the CENSE project and/or the CEN standards in general 

Download"Overview on the practical use of the CEN standards (EPBD) - Summary of the results of questionnaire", Kees Arkesteijn and Dick van Dijk, September 2008. 

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"EPBD Concerted Action-2 and CENSE workshop December 1, 2008 in Prague - Experiences from implementation of CEN standards by Member States ", Dick van Dijk and Johann Zirngibl, May, 2009 

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Annexes to "EPBD Concerted Action-2 and CENSE workshop December 1, 2008 in Prague - Experiences from implementation of CEN standards by Member States ", May, 2009 

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"Workshop CENSE-ASIEPI, February 18, 2009 in Stuttgart - Common workshop of CENSE and ASIEPI", Bjarne Olesen and Dirk van Orshoven, May, 2009 

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Annexes to "Workshop CENSE-ASIEPI, February 18, 2009 in Stuttgart - Common workshop of CENSE and ASIEPI", May, 2009 

P161    Information paper on "Towards Pan-European Software for Building Energy Performance"  

On key CEN standards to support the EPBD

P90      Information paper on "The use of the CEN standards to support the EPBD in the EU Member States” (presentation

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"Report on the application of two key standards for the EPBD: EN 15603 (Overall energy use and definition of ratings) and EN 15217 (Methods for expressing energy performance and for energy certification of buildings)" 

Building energy performance:

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"Summary of Results and Recommendations derived in Workpackage 3 “Building Energy Performance” of the CENSE-project" 

On CEN standards related to calculation of energy use for heating and cooling 

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"Report on the Application of CEN-standard EN ISO 13790: Energy performance of - Calculation of energy use for space heating and cooling" 

On CEN standards related to calculation of building component properties 

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"Report on the application of the series of EN ISO standards on thermal transmission properties of building components and building envelope – EN ISO 6946, 10077, 10211, 10456, 13370, 13786, 13789, 14683; EN 13947"

Energy use for heating, cooling, ventilation, hot water and lighting systems:

On CEN standards related to Energy use for lighting 

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"Report on the Application of CEN Standard EN 15193" 

On CEN standards related to Energy use for heating and hot water systems 

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"Enquiry Analysis of the CEN-standards on Heating System and Domestic Hot Water. Recommendations" 

On CEN standards related to Energy use for ventilation and cooling systems 

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"Enquiry Analysis of the CEN-standards on Ventilation and Air Conditioning. Recommendations"