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Methodologies for Comprehensive and Installation-Level Heating Efficiency Assessments

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Methodologies for Comprehensive and Installation-Level Heating Efficiency Assessments

This presentation outlines methodologies under development that will support EU member states in completing comprehensive assessments that address the efficiency of heating in buildings.

Cogeneration and District Heating and Cooling

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Cogeneration and District Heating and Cooling

Future Trends, Overcoming the Barriers

This presentation describes the benefits of CHP and discusses how the European Union’s Energy Efficiency Directive will address the efficiency of heating in buildings by means of a comprehensive assessment.

GSEP Releases Guidance to Assist M&V Practitioners in Calculating and Reporting on Energy Savings

Wednesday, September 10, 2014
GSEP Releases Guidance to Assist M&V Practitioners in Calculating and Reporting on Energy Savings

A new guide published by the Global Superior Energy Performance (GSEP) Energy Management Working Group will help organizations around the world assess the impacts of energy efficiency projects. The guide offers practical, step-by-step instructions on performing measurement and verification (M&V) for a project and helps quantify energy savings.

ISO 50001 Auditor Certification Scheme Fact Sheet

Tuesday, August 5, 2014
ISO 50001 Auditor Certification Scheme Fact Sheet

Establishment of a consensus-based, internationally relevant certification scheme for ISO 50001 Auditors will result in greater consistency and higher value in the implementation of ISO 50001. This fact sheet describes a new activity by the Energy Management Working Group (EMWG) of the Global Superior Energy Performance Partnership (GSEP) that focuses on the need for knowledge and skills to effectively conduct audits of organizations seeking certification to ISO 50001.

GSEP Supports Cool Roof Pilot Project on Low-Income Housing in Jasdan, India

Thursday, May 22, 2014
GSEP Supports Cool Roof Pilot Project on Low-Income Housing in Jasdan, India

Pilot will help inform larger scale projects and cool surface policies in India

A new pilot project will use cool surfaces and other energy-efficient technologies in low-income housing in Jasdan, India, to help cool the homes and lower residents’ energy bills. The Global Superior Energy Performance Partnership (GSEP) Cool Roofs and Pavements Working Group is supporting the pilot project in collaboration with the local nonprofit Sustainable Urban Climate Change & Energy Efficiency Development (SUCCEED).

GSEP Helps Mexico Identify Significant Energy and Emissions Savings from Cool Roofs

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
GSEP Helps Mexico Identify Significant Energy and Emissions Savings from Cool Roofs

A national study of the potential impacts of cool roofs and surfaces in Mexico finds that switching to cool roofs could help commercial and residential buildings realize typical energy savings of around 7% and 18%, respectively. The study was conducted as part of a comprehensive “Cool Roofs Action Plan” developed through support from the Clean Energy Ministerial’s Global Superior Energy Performance Partnership (GSEP) and adopted by Mexico’s National Commission on Energy Efficiency (CONUEE) in 2012. 

Assessing Energy Savings from "Cool Roofs" on Residential and Non-­residential Buildings in Mexico

Monday, May 12, 2014
Assessing Energy Savings from "Cool Roofs" on Residential and Non-­residential Buildings in Mexico

This study assesses the potential impacts of cool roof adoption in 7 major cities covering each of Mexico’s 6 climate zones. Each demonstrated significant potential for cool roofs to save energy, the associated energy costs, and greenhouse gas emissions.

Evaluación del impacto del uso de Cool Roof en el ahorro de energia en edificaciones no-residenciales y residenciales en Mexico

Monday, May 12, 2014
Evaluación del impacto del uso de Cool Roof en el ahorro de energia en edificaciones no-residenciales y residenciales en Mexico

Mexico Cool Roofs Impact Study - Spanish-Language version

This is the Spanish-language version of a study assessing the potential impacts of cool roof adoption in 7 major cities covering each of Mexico’s 6 climate zones. Each demonstrated significant potential for cool roofs to save energy, the associated energy costs, and greenhouse gas emissions.

South Africa Passes Regulation Designed with Help from Solutions Center

Monday, March 31, 2014
South Africa Passes Regulation Designed with Help from Solutions Center

Regulation aims to promote energy efficiency in commercial buildings

In November 2013, the South African Government passed a regulation designed to promote energy efficiency in commercial buildings. And, thanks to advice from the Clean Energy Solutions Center Ask an Expert service, this regulation has a good chance of succeeding.

South African Cool Surfaces Association (SACSA) Launched

Friday, February 28, 2014
South African Cool Surfaces Association (SACSA) Launched

GSEP teams with SANEDI, Energy Department to support cool surfaces in South Africa

The South African Cool Surfaces Association (SACSA) will advance the use of cool roofs to improve the thermal comfort, energy efficiency, and sustainability of buildings.
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