OA-02 Sustainable Buildings

Dr. Doris Österreicher

Institute for Structural Engineering, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences

file0001553650992Subject area: Energy-efficient construction
What it is: The presentation will provide of a comprehensive general overview of sustainable energy trends, policies, concepts and technologies in the filed of buildings. The most innovative concepts for energy efficient buildings: low-energy buildings, passive house, zero-energy and energy-plus buildings including definitions, criteria, priorities are going to be explained. The Presentation will also addresses various approaches to reduce the energy consumption in buildings, increase the efficiency, save balancing power and obtain high quality indoor conditions. The presentation will also include to the most representative buildings in the last two decade.