Our vision is a world where anyone lives in buildings that are smart, decarbonised and efficient.
In this article, our President, Hans Smid, puts the revised Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) into context and explains the benefits of implementing the Building Automation and Control System (BACS) requirements. With the Directive entered into force in May 2018 and the deadline for transposition expired in March 2020, we must not wait more […]
In this paper, we propose the first step in the revision of the EPBD to improve Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) across the EU. Developing an extensive and appropriate methodology for establishing optimal values for IEQ parameters across the EU would require more time than the current Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD) review allows for. […]
The informal Indoor Environmental Quality (IEQ) Gathering is releasing a joint statement calling on the EU policymakers to: Set mandatory minimum requirements from 2025 for new and existing buildings of continuous monitoring, evaluation and reporting of IEQ parameters. Set mandatory minimum requirements for indoor environmental quality in the upcoming revision of the EPBD and accelerate […]