Instruments for successful energy neutral housing developments – S. Reddy Kadarpeta

At the local level Eindhoven Municipality has set its ambition to go energy neutral in housing sector by 2020 and decided to develop new energy neutral housing areas.Lack of strict regulations and appropriate forms of support aimed at relevant stakeholders involve has attributed to the lack of acceptance for energy

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Urging residents in Eindhoven to save energy – I. Nieuwenhuijsen

This paper is about the research that has been done to investigate how residents can be urged to save energy. There are two different types of energy-saving behaviours:  investment behaviour and curtailment behaviour. There are certain intervention strategies to urge residents to change their investment and curtailment behaviour. With use

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Comprehensive modelling of energy use in households – C. Pennavaire

This research argues that everyday behavior and lifestyle of occupants, dwelling characteristics, decentralized energy production methods and the sharing of excess produced energy have a significant influence on the energy use of households. Hence they form a serious energy saving potential to transform existing districts into an energy zero urban environment. By

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The industrial contribution towards an energy neutral environment – R. Schoenmakers

This paper deals with the topic of the stay away of an energy transition. Investigations are carried out, the environmental discussion is increasing but real substantial actions seem to stay away. Trias-Energetica, an important term in the sustainability sector contains two important actions; (1) making use of renewable/sustainable energy sources

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