Overheating assessment of energy renovations

Theofanis Ch. Psomas, Per Kvols Heiselberg, Karsten Duer

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In many post-occupancy studies of renovated houses elevated temperatures have been documented. This article presents in which situations overheating need to be addressed and which renovation measures are causing this need. The analysis contains representative houses from central and north Europe. Both dynamic and static overheating assessment criteria are used.
Original languageEnglish
JournalREHVA Journal
Issue number1
Pages (from-to)32-35
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2016


  • Renovation
  • Overheating occurrence
  • Single family houses
  • nZEB
  • Adaptive comfort

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