Building energy performance assessment methods

Saleh Seyedzadeh, Farzad Pour Rahimian

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Buildings are responsible for a vast amount of GHG emission. Therefore, most countries have set regulations to decrease the gas emission and energy consumption of buildings. These regulations are diverse targeting different areas, new and existing buildings and usage types. This paper reviews the methods employed for building energy performance assessment and summarise the schemes introduced by governments. The challenges with current participates are discussed and solutions will be recommended.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationData-Driven Modelling of Non-Domestic Buildings Energy Performance
Subtitle of host publicationSupporting Building Retrofit Planning
Place of PublicationCham. Switzerland
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)978-3-030-64750-6
Publication statusPublished - 16 Jan 2021

Publication series

NameGreen Energy and Technology
ISSN (Print)1865-3529
ISSN (Electronic)1865-3537


  • energy performance assessment
  • GHG emissions
  • GHG emission reduction


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