04/2016

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EDITORIAL

05 Non-compliant EPCs and building works should not jeopardise EPBD goals
     Peter Wouters

ARTICLES

07 Maximizing building energy efficiency: Ensuring quality of works
     Hans Erhorn, Heike Erhorn-Kluttig, Susanne Geissler & Peter Wouters

11 Improving compliance of building energy performance certificates
     François Durier, Susanne Geissler & Peter Wouters

15 ES-SDA: validated shading data for new build and renovation
     Ann Van Eycken & Dave Bush

19 Cool Roofs in the European context
     Kostas Gobakis, Afroditi Synnefa, Heinz Meier, Russel Evans, Denia Kolokotsa & Mattheos Santamouris

25 QUALICHeCK Overview of EPC compliance and quality issues on the ground 
     Jarek Kurnitski, Kalle Kuusk & Raimo Simson

29 QUALICHeCK International Workshop on summer comfort technologies in buildings: content and major outcomes
     François Rémi Carrié, Theoni Karlessi & Mat Santamouris

31 Announcement QUALICHeCK Brussels and Lyon workshops

33 A summary of QUALICHeCK Factsheets

35 CEN and ISO standards on energy performance of buildings
     Jaap Hogeling

40 Performance Risk Assessment– Application Example for Large Atria
     P.J.H. Wackers, M.G.L.C. Loomans, T.A.J. van Goch & J.L.M. Hensen

45 Improved characterization of water-to-water heat pumps part load performance
     Elena Fuentes, David Waddicor & Jaume Salom

50 “Inert” evaporative cooling using a minimum of water
     P.G.H. Uges

49 The Ecodesign Preparatory Study on Smart Appliances
      Koen Vanthournout & Sarah Bogaert

54 Very high efficiency evaporatively cooled mini-split AC condenser
     D. Parker

57 Discover a top European Third-party certification body dedicated to guaranteeing worldwide consumers comfort and satisfaction via product performance certification
     Erick Melquiond

72 Completion of the “Technology and Innovation Center”
     Aiming for New Value Creation as a Core Base for Technology Development (PDF)