Sustainability and Performance Assessment and Benchmarking of Buildings

 

Presentations from the Final SuPerBuildings Workshop,

 held 18.12.2012 in Brussels

 

10.30 11.00 INTRODUCTION

 

 

 

 

  SuPerBuildings has 

  • developed and selected sustainability indicators for buildings. The focus was on the development of data validity and reliability of the selected key indicators.
  • developed understanding about performance levels in Europe and criteria for benchmarking.
  • made recommendations for the effective use of benchmarking systems in different stages of building projects
     
  • developed solutions for the integration of sustainability assessment with building information models.
  • made recommendations for the powerful use of assessment and benchmarking systems as instruments of steering considering both regulative approaches and economic incentives.
  • efficiently disseminated the results
 

Project coordinator Dr. Tarja Häkkinen, tarja.hakkinen@vtt.fi