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Workshop on Positive Energy Buildings—Definition †

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VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd., Tekniikantie 21, 02150 Espoo, Finland
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EURAC Research, Institute for Renewable Energy, Via A.-Volta 13/A, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
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Catalonia Institute for Energy Research—IREC, Jardins de les Dones de Negre 1, 2ª pl., 08930 Sant Adrià de Besòs, Spain
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RMIT University, Cornerstone Complex Building A, Floor 1, Eurecat c/Bilbao, 72, 08005 Barcelona, Spain
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Joanneum Research, Leonhardstrasse 59, 8010 Graz, Austria
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NTNU – Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Høgskoleringen 1, 7491 Trondheim, Norway
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Presented at the Sustainable Places 2021, Rome, Italy, 29 September–1 October 2021.
Academic Editor: Zia Lennard
Environ. Sci. Proc. 2021, 11(1), 26; https://doi.org/10.3390/environsciproc2021011026
Published: 2 December 2021
(This article belongs to the Proceedings of The 9th Annual Edition of Sustainable Places (SP 2021))
The building sector plays an important role in the transition to a climate-neutral society. The international interest in low, zero energy, or zero-emission buildings has grown as a potential means for this transition. A more ambitious step from zero energy buildings is the concept of Positive Energy Buildings (PEB), which are also contributing to the decarbonization of the surrounding built environment, not just minimizing their own carbon footprint. A shared PEB definition is needed in order to enable the design, assessment, and documentation of positive energy buildings. This article describes the ongoing discussions, concentrating on the most essential points. View Full-Text
Keywords: positive energy buildings; definition; user comfort; boundaries; grid interaction; dynamic matching; positive energy user positive energy buildings; definition; user comfort; boundaries; grid interaction; dynamic matching; positive energy user
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Ala-Juusela, M.; Pozza, C.; Salom, J.; Luque Segura, I.; Tuerk, A.; Lollini, R.; Gaitani, N.; Belleri, A. Workshop on Positive Energy Buildings—Definition. Environ. Sci. Proc. 2021, 11, 26. https://doi.org/10.3390/environsciproc2021011026

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Ala-Juusela M, Pozza C, Salom J, Luque Segura I, Tuerk A, Lollini R, Gaitani N, Belleri A. Workshop on Positive Energy Buildings—Definition. Environmental Sciences Proceedings. 2021; 11(1):26. https://doi.org/10.3390/environsciproc2021011026

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Ala-Juusela, Mia, Cristian Pozza, Jaume Salom, Iván Luque Segura, Andreas Tuerk, Roberto Lollini, Niki Gaitani, and Annamaria Belleri. 2021. "Workshop on Positive Energy Buildings—Definition" Environmental Sciences Proceedings 11, no. 1: 26. https://doi.org/10.3390/environsciproc2021011026

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