Favorite Energy Efficiency and Indoor Climate in Buildings is out! Edition of May 2020

The May 2020 issue of the “Energy Efficiency and Indoor Climate in Buildings” newsletter has just been released. This monthly online newspaper contains relevant information on the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre (AIVC), the building and ductwork airtightness platform (TightVent Europe), the international platform on ventilative cooling (venticool), the Indoor Environmental Quality – Global Alliance (IEQ-GA) & EU relevant information. The paper is available at the first week of every month at: http://news.inive.org/

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Favorite New release! AIVC Literature List 34 “Ventilative Cooling”

The Air Infiltration & Ventilation Centre has just released AIVC Literature List 34 “Ventilative Cooling”.  

The document is split into three main   chapters including:

  • papers & slides presented at AIVC & venticool annual conferences and publications produced during the operation of IEA-EBC annex 62;
  • slides presented at workshops organized with the collaboration of venticool & IEA-EBC annex 62; and
  • recordings from webinars organized with the collaboration venticool & IEA-EBC annex 62.

 Please click here to download and read the document. 

Favorite Selected papers from the AIVC – TightVent- venticool 2019 Conference published at the April 2020 edition of the REHVA Journal

The April 2020 edition of the REHVA Journal has been released, including a selection of articles presented at the 40th AIVC – 8th TightVent & 6th venticool Conference, 2019 “From energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC” held in Ghent, Belgium on 15-16 October, 2019.

Specific articles include:

  • Real-life ventilation filter performance in a city environment | Joris Van Herreweghe (BBRI, BE), Samuel Caillou (BBRI, BE), Tom Haerinck (BBRI, BE), Johan Van Dessel (BBRI, BE)
  • Particle filtration in energy efficient housing with MVHR | Gabriel Rojas (Salzburg University of Applied Sciences, Austria)
  • Cloud based large-scale performance analysis of a smart residential MEV system | Bavo De Maré (Renson Ventilation, BE), Stijn Germonpré (Renson Ventilation, BE), Jelle Laverge (Ghent University, BE), Frederik Losfeld (Renson Ventilation, BE), Ivan Pollet (Renson Ventilation, BE), Steven Vandekerckhove (Renson Ventilation & KU Leuven, BE)
  • Assessment of mid-term and long-term building airtightness durability | Bassam Moujalled (Cerema, FR), Sylvain Berthault (Cerema, FR), Andrés Litvak (Cerema, FR), Valérie Leprince (PLEIAQ, FR), Gilles Frances (Cetii, FR)
  • New findings on measurements of very airtight buildings | Stefanie Rolfsmeier (BlowerDoor GmbH, DE)
  • Influence of horizontal mounted flue gas exhaust systems on indoor air quality | Xavier Kuborn (BBRI, BE), Sébastien Pecceu (BBRI, BE)

To download and read the full journal please visit: https://www.rehva.eu//rehva-journal/detail/02-2020

Favorite Webinar on Ventilative Cooling Design and Examples – Recordings & Slides now available!

The recordings and the slides of our recent webinar: “Ventilative Cooling – Design and examples” held on March 26th, 2020 and organised with the support of IEA-EBC annex 62 on ventilative cooling and the venticool platform, and in cooperation with the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Centre, are now available online. 

The full collection of past events’ recordings and slides can be found at https://venticool.eu/venticool-events/webinars/. Check them out and subscribe to our YouTube channel to receive our latest video updates!

Favorite AIVC – TightVent – venticool 2019 Conference Proceedings now available on AIRBASE!

We are pleased to announce that the proceedings & slides of the 2019 AIVC- TightVent-venticool joint Conference “From energy crisis to sustainable indoor climate – 40 years of AIVC” held on 15-16 October 2019 in Ghent, Belgium are now available to download for FREE on AIVC’s Bibliographic Database, AIRBASE. All related documents can be found and downloaded here:

https://www.aivc.org/resources/collection-papers/volume/40th-aivc-8th-tightvent-6th-venticool-conference-ghent-belgium-15?collection=34361