Overheating risk barriers to energy renovations of single family houses: Multicriteria analysis and assessment

Publikation: Forskning - peer reviewTidsskriftartikel

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Highlights
•Energy renovations of houses in moderate climates increase overheating risk.
•Critical measures are the floor insulation and the improvement of the airtightness.
•Decrease of the g value of windows diminishes the intensity and the period of it.
•Static method of assessment shows higher risk compare to the dynamic method.
•Ranking capabilities of overheating indices and average temperatures are analogous.
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Detaljer

Highlights
•Energy renovations of houses in moderate climates increase overheating risk.
•Critical measures are the floor insulation and the improvement of the airtightness.
•Decrease of the g value of windows diminishes the intensity and the period of it.
•Static method of assessment shows higher risk compare to the dynamic method.
•Ranking capabilities of overheating indices and average temperatures are analogous.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TidsskriftEnergy and Buildings
Vol/bind117
TidsskriftsnummerApril
Sider (fra-til)138–148
Antal sider11
ISSN0378-7788
DOI
StatusUdgivet - 2016

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  • Energy efficiency, Insulation, Retrofit, Renovation, Adaptive thermal comfort, Overheating index, Comfort assessment, Residential building, Single family house
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