Course detail

Energy Rating of Buildings

FAST-BT54Acad. year: 2020/2021

Methodology of energy evaluation of buildings, legislative, regulations and standards. Energy evaluation for design and for energy audits. Method of energy audit. Auditing of heating systems, ventilation systems, hot water systems, lighting systems, fans and pumps, technology equipment and other devices. Design of energy conservation measures. Economy profit calculation for energy conservation measures. Software for energy and economy calculation. Energy management. Control systems for operation and maintenance of building services systems.

Department

Institute of Building Services (TZB)

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Student get qualifications for evaluation of buildings by energy requirements and consumption.

Prerequisites

Building thermal technique, basics of building services.

Co-requisites

Not applicable.

Recommended optional programme components

Not applicable.

Recommended or required reading

Thuman. A: Handbook of Energy Audit. Fairmont Press, Lilburn, 1995. (EN)
T. Dahlsveen, D. Petráš, J. Hirš: Energetický audit budov. JAGA, Bratislava, 2002. (CS)
Vaverka J., Hirš J., Skotnicová I. a kol.: Stavební tepelná technika a energetika budov. VUTIUM, 2006. (CS)
ASHRAE Hadbook. ASHRAE 1791 Tullie Circle, N.E., Atlanta, GA 30329, 2001.

Planned learning activities and teaching methods

Not applicable.

Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes

Not applicable.

Language of instruction

Czech

Work placements

Not applicable.

Course curriculum

Methodology of energy evaluation of buildings, law, regulations and standards.
Energy evaluation for design and for energy audits.
Method of energy audit,certificate of building energy demand
Auditing of heating systems.
Auditing of ventilation systems.
Auditing of hot service water systems.
Auditing of lighting systems, fans and pumps.
Auditing of cooling and technology.
Design of energy saving measures.
Economy profit calculation for energy conservation measures.
Software applications for energy and economy calculation.
Energy management. Measurement of consumption energy.
Presentation and defence of results,bussines tactics.

Aims

Evaluation of buildings by energy requirements and consumption. Energy certification of buildings.

Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences

Extent and forms are specified by guarantor’s regulation updated for every academic year.

Type of course unit

 

Lecture

26 hours, optionally

Teacher / Lecturer

Exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer