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Model building procedure for new residential buildings Type: Research Project

With the model building procedure, the GEG provides for a simplified verification procedure for certain residential buildings. The expert opinion defines the requirements under material law as well as the necessary characteristic values for the issuing of energy …

With the model building procedure, the GEG provides for a simplified verification procedure for certain residential buildings. The expert opinion defines the requirements under material law as well as the necessary characteristic values for the issuing of energy performance certificates.

International departmental research alliance between the BBSR and the NIUA Type: Specialist article Date: 16 April 2021

The BBSR and the National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) in New Delhi, India, have been cooperating in the field of applied urban and spatial research since 2018. Together they want to better understand the challenges in both countries and develop solutions for …

The BBSR and the National Institute of Urban Affairs (NIUA) in New Delhi, India, have been cooperating in the field of applied urban and spatial research since 2018. Together they want to better understand the challenges in both countries and develop solutions for cities and city regions.

Potential for gaining knowledge about the energy quality of the building stock from energy performance certificates Type: News Date: 12 May 2022

Project completed: As there is still very little data on the building fabric and energy quality of the building stock in Germany, the research project investigated what useful information could be obtained from EPCs.

Potential for gaining knowledge about the energy quality of the building stock from energy performance certificates Type: Research Project

A solid understanding of the building fabric and the energy quality of the building stock in Germany is required for the conception, design, and monitoring of climate policy instruments for the building sector. Given the scarcity of data on the residential and …

A solid understanding of the building fabric and the energy quality of the building stock in Germany is required for the conception, design, and monitoring of climate policy instruments for the building sector. Given the scarcity of data on the residential and non-residential building stock, the research project has investigated what useful information on this may be gleaned from energy …

Where new things are created Type: News Date: 27 April 2022

Publication (in German): The lignite mining regions in Germany are in an early phase of their transformation towards a sustainable energy supply. One and a half year after the Strucutral Strengthening Act came into force, the first government measures in the lignite phase-out regions will be reflected.

Field study on the evaluation of energy certificates for residential properties Type: News Date: 26 April 2022

Project completed: Energy certificates for residential property are an important regulatory tool to achieve climate protection goals and a sustainable housing stock. The study examined the usage practice and potential improvements of this instrument.

Field study on the evaluation of energy certificates for residential properties Type: Research Project

The introduction of the energy certificate is part of the implementation of the European Directive 2010/31/EU (formerly 2002/91/EC) on the overall efficiency of buildings. The energy certificate is also intended to make an important contribution to achieving climate …

The introduction of the energy certificate is part of the implementation of the European Directive 2010/31/EU (formerly 2002/91/EC) on the overall efficiency of buildings. The energy certificate is also intended to make an important contribution to achieving climate protection goals, as its use will enable the savings potential in the building sector to be exploited more effectively. Its permanent …

Integration of immigrants – challenges for urban development Type: News Date: 22 April 2022

Project completed: In 2017 and 2018 the project collected communal strategies for dealing with current immigration development. The objective was to gain knowledge about conditions and approaches for promoting integration and to identify the effects on urban development.

Feasibility study to analyze the public construction volume Type: News Date: 06 April 2022

Project completed: In this study, approaches were developed for differentiating the volume of public construction by the various territorial authorities in Germany, i.e. federal government, states, and municipalities. Additionally, a more detailed presentation at the regional level was examined.

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