Methodology for the assessment and optimization of costs, energy use and carbon emissions for building renovation

The methodology outlined has to provide the necessary basics for the assessment of existing buildings undergoing energy related renovation processes.

The assessment comprises as main impact categories the cost, primary energy use and carbon emissions impacts of energy related building renovation.

The results of the assessment shall allow to appraise the energy performance of the building as well as the level of reduction of energy use, carbon emissions mitigation and related costs of building renovation strategies or measures for the sake of:

Components of energy consumption of residential buildings to be taken into account:


The report regarding the methodology is now available for public consultation, after the revision made by the EBC ExCo Support Services Units (ESSU).

The final version of document is available for download here 

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