Thermal Waste Treatment Plant Spittelau – New Construction to the Existing Plant –
© TK Verlag - Fachverlag für Kreislaufwirtschaft (12/2015)
The thermal waste treatment plant Spittelau is steeped in history and tradition. It is one out of four municipal solid waste incinerations plants in Vienna. The plant was built from 1969 until 1971 for the purpose of thermal utilization of municipal waste and household-type commercial waste as well as energy supply of the new General Hospital Vienna two kilometres away via district heating. The plant was equipped with two hot-water boilers to ensure heat supply at all times. Although it is located in the town-centre of Vienna its architectural structure did not differ significantly from the traditional plant structure.

Energy Directive 2009/28/EC of 23 April 2009
© AIRE (Adapting and installing an international vocational training for renewable energy) (1/2012)
Directive on promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources and ... on the qualified labour needed in order to implement this directive.

3. Other Forms of Energy, EQF 3 Premium
© AIRE (Adapting and installing an international vocational training for renewable energy) (1/2012)
Which knowledge, skills and competences does an AIRE specialist need as far as usual forms of energy are concerned?

Warming Up to Climate Action
© Lexxion Verlagsgesellschaft mbH (6/2010)
A Survey of GHG Mitigation through Building Energy Efficiency in City Climate Action Plans

New technologies opposing urban sustainability
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
In the last two decades or so, a series of new technological developments has strongly affected everyday life of individuals in developed regions of the global: First, new developments in ICT’s, multimedia and telecommunications provide excessive information to individuals generating a growing flow of events in time, or a kind of ‘acceleration of history’, and giving rise to information societies.

Environmental assessment tool for building’s materials and components: Applications to insulation
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
An assessment tool developed by (Laboratory of Heat Transfer and Environmental Engineering (LHTEE) is presented in this paper, aiming at becoming an attractive tool for the implementation of the strategy towards increasing energy efficiency and accomplishing a comprehensive evaluation of existing residential buildings.

Environmental tools in building construction industry – A state of the art review for LCA applications in building sector
© Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (6/2009)
The research work to be presented in this paper aims at the comparison of different environmental tools for improving environmental, social and economic indicators towards sustainability in the building construction sector. Moreover, this work reviews in detail the LCA concept and the tools applied in the building environment, as an effort to bring together research on life cycle assessment and practical application.



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