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UK publications.

The following list shows the publicly available outputs from the UK part of the AUDITAC project:

Papers

Knight IP & Dunn GN – “Carbon and Cooling in UK Office Environments”, Indoor Air 2005 Conference, Beijing, China. August 2005

 

Knight IP & Dunn GNThe Potential Impacts On Energy Efficiency In Air Conditioning Systems Of The Inspection Requirements In The Energy Performance In Buildings Directive Invited paper to AICARR Conference, Milano, Italy March 2006

 

Knight IP, Marsh AJ, Dunn GN & Bleil de Souza C – “The Components Of Heating And Cooling Energy Loads In UK Offices, With A Detailed Study Of The Solar Component”, International Conference on Electricity Efficiency in Commercial Buildings (IEECB 2006), Frankfurt, Germany April 2006

 

Bleil de Souza C, Knight IP, Dunn GN & Marsh AJ – “Modelling Buildings For Energy Use: A Study Of The Effects Of Using Multiple Simulation Tools And Varying Levels Of Input Detail”, International Conference on Electricity Efficiency in Commercial Buildings (IEECB 2006), Frankfurt, Germany April 2006

 

Dunn GN, Bleil de Souza C, Marsh AJ  & Knight IP – “Measured Building and Air Conditioning Energy Performance: An empirical evaluation of the energy performance of air conditioned office buildings in the UK”, International Conference on Electricity Efficiency in Commercial Buildings (IEECB 2006), Frankfurt, Germany April 2006

 

Alexandre JL, Knight IP, Andre P, Hannay C, LeBrun J – “About the audit of air conditioning systems: Customer advising with the help of case studies and benchmarks, modelling and simulation”, International Conference on Electricity Efficiency in Commercial Buildings (IEECB 2006), Frankfurt, Germany April 2006


General AUDITAC outputs

The official AUDITAC website provides the official list of publications and outputs for the project. The following list provides a not as reliable mirror of the publications to date:

 

General Outputs

Download Short Description of the Project AUDITAC (Power Point Presentation)
(October 2005, 4 pages)
Download Overview About the Project AUDITAC (Power Point Presentation)
(May 2006, 13 pages)
Download Poster: Field benchmarking and Market development for Audit methods in Air Conditioning
(Auditac project as poster)
Download Inspection and auditing of air-conditioning facilities in Europe - A new efficiency target
(July 2005, 14 pages)
Download How the European AUDITAC Project Can Benefit the Air Conditioning Sector (Power Point Presentation)
(Ian Knight, Welsh School of Architecture, February 2006, 10 pages)

 

Technical Guidelines

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Vol. 1: Are you sure you are not paying for inefficient cooling?
(October 2006)

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Vol. 2: Energy Auditing of Air Conditioning Systems and the Energy Performance in Buildings Directive: what does the new regulation say       (April 2006)

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Vol. 3: System recognition guideline for field visit
(October 2006)

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Vol. 4: An AUDITAC proposed preliminary audit methodology for air-conditioning facilities
(April 2006)

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Vol 6: How to benefit from the Eurovent- Certification database and to retrieve past equipment data in the audit process
(November 2006)

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AUDITAC – Calculation tool to calculate the AC running costs
(November 2006)

 

Press Releases

Press release Nr. 1 (long): Air conditioning systems have to become more efficient!
EC Building Directive (EPBD) asks for regular inspection, EIE project AUDITAC will support the conversion
(April 2005, 2 pages)

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Press release Nr. 1 (short): New project AUDITAC aims to improve the energy efficiency of existing air-conditioning systems
(April 2005, 1 page)

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Press release: AUDITAC for the UK from the Association of Building Engineers (ABE)
(August 2005)

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Press release Nr. 2: New documents and tools released by the AuditAC project
(May 2006)

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Presentations and Posters

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Short Description of the Project AUDITAC (Power Point Presentation)
(October 2005, 4 pages)

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Overview About the Project AUDITAC (Power Point Presentation)
(May 2006, 13 pages)

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Poster: Some AuditAC project results: the AC running costs tool and the system recognition guide
(Daniela Bory, Center for Energy and Processes, Mines de Paris, FRANCE, presented by the KLIMAFORUM in Slovenia, September 28th 2006)

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Poster: HVAC System Efficiencies for EPBD Calculations
(Roger Hitchin Technical Director, BRE Environment, Watford, UK presented by the KLIMAFORUM in Slovenia, September 28th 2006)

 

 

Papers

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Le prestazioni energetiche degli impianti di climatizzazione e la Direttiva 2002/91/CE: il progetto AUDITAC
(Marco Masoero, Chiara Silvi, present by the AICARR Conference 2005 in Padua, Italy)

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Carbon and Cooling in UK Office Environments
(G.N. Dunn and I.P. Knight, present by the 10th international Conference on Indoor Air Quality and Climate Indorr Air 2005 in Beijing, China, 4th September - 9th September 2005)

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Inspection and auditing of air-conditioning facilities in Europe – A new efficiency target
(Maxime Dupont and Jérôme Adnot, present by the ECEEE 2005 Summer Study, Mandelieu, Côte d'Azur, France, 30 May-4 June 2005)

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Issues of the implementation of the EPBD article 9: how and why to inspect all air conditioning systems all over Europe?
(Roger Hitchin, Jérôme Adnot, Maxime Dupont, present by the AICARR Conference 2006, Milano, 1st March - 2nd march 2006)

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Experimentation of the CEN standard on inspection of airconditioning systems
(Maxime Dupont, Jérôme Adnot, Patrice Drapier, Bruno Georges; IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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Selection of procedures for air conditioning audit and definition of the associated training package
(Daniela Bory, Jérôme Adnot, Maxime Dupont, Marco Masoero, Chiara Silvi, Simon Muhic, Vincenc Butala, Matjaz Prek; IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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About the audit of air conditioning systems: Customer advising with the help of case studies and benchmarks, modelling and simulation
(Alexandre José Luís, Knight Ian, Andre Philippe, Hannay Cleide, Lebrun Jean; IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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Effect of the Certification on Chillers Energy Efficiency
(Yamina Saheb, Sulejman Becirspahic, Jérôme Simon; IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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National and EU wide efforts to increase Energy Efficiency of installed Air Conditioners
(Jérôme Adnot, Maxime Dupont, Roger Hitchin; IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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Measured Buildings and Air Conditioning Energy Performance: An empirical evaluation of the energy performance of air conditioned office buildings in the UK
( Gavin Dunn, Mrs Clarice Bleil de Souza, Andrew Marsh, Ian Knight, Welsh; IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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The Seasonal Efficiency of Multi-Boiler and Multi-Chiller Installations
(Roger Hitchin, IEECB 06 in Frankfurt, April 2006)

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Some AuditAC project results: the air-conditioning running costs tool and the system recognition guide
(Daniela Bory, Jérôme Adnot, Maxime Dupont, Klimaforum 06, Godivic, Slovenia, September 2006)

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Example of audit of an air conditioning system
(Lebrun Jean, André Philippe, Hannay Cleide, Hannay Jules; Klimaforum 06, Godivic, Slovenia, September 2006)


 

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