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Aden, Nathaniel, Yining Qin and David Fridley. 2010

Lifecycle Assessment of Beijing-Area Building Energy Use and Emissions:  Summary Findings and Policy Applications

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. LBNL-3939E

Report in English

Abstract (1.1)


Berner M. and R. Ulseth. 2008

The Primary Energy Concept. The 11th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling, August 31 to September 2, 2008, Reykjavik, ICELAND

The 11th International Symposium on District Heating and Cooling,

August 31 to September 2, 2008, Reykjavik, ICELAND

Paper in English

Abstract (1.2)


Boermans, Thomas et al. 2011

Principles for nearly Zero-energy Buildings. Paving the way for effective implementation of policy requirements. Final draft

Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE). ISBN: 9789491143021

Report in English

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Buvik, Karin; Marit Thyholt og Matthias Haase. 2009

CO2-effekt av energitiltak i bygninger (CO2 effect of energy measures in buildings)


Arkitektur N, The Norwe­gian Review of Architec­ture. Nr. 6/2009. 6 pages. ISSN: 1504-7628

Article in Norwegian

Abstract (1.4)


Larsson, Nils. 2011

Building Sector Strategies for the 21st Century.

Keynote Lecture.

Proceedings from the Sustainable Building

Conference 2011, Helsinki, Finland

Paper in English

Abstract (1.5)


Meggers, Forrest; H. Leibund­gut, S. Kennedy, M. Qin, M. Schlaich, W. Sobek, M. Shukuya. 2011

Reduce CO2 from buildings with technology to

zero emissions

Sustainable Cities and Society In Press, Uncorrected Proof at

November 2011

Paper in English

Abstract (1.6)


Ordóñez, Javier; Vijay Modi. 2011

Optimizing CO2 emissions from heating and cooling and from the materials used in residential buildings, depending on their geometric characteristics

Building and Environment Volume 46, Issue 11, November 2011,

Pages 2161-2169 

Article in English

Abstract (1.7)


Pons, Oriol; Gerardo Wadel. 2011

Environmental impacts of prefabricated

school buildings in Catalonia

Habitat International. Volume 35, Issue 4, October 2011, Pages 553-


Article in English

Abstract (1.8)


Rolfsman, Björn. 2002

CO2 emission consequences of energy measures in


Building and Environment. Volume 37, Issue 12, December 2002,

Pages 1421-1430

Article in English

Abstract (1.9)


Sartori, Igor and Anne Grete Hestnes. 2006

Energy use in the life cycle of conventional and low-energy buildings. A review article.

Science Direct. Energy and Buildings.

Volume 39, Issue 3, March 2007, Pages 249-257

Article in English

Abstract (1.10)


Statsbygg. 2011 3 – en modell for livsløpsberegning av klimagassutslipp fra bygg (Greenhouse gas calculations – a model for life cycle analysis of CO2 emissions from buildings/ Report on version 3).

Statsbygg, Norway.

Report in Norwegian

Abstract (1.11)


Theodosiou, George; Christopher Koroneos, Nikolas Moussiopoulos. 2007.

Alternative scenarios analysis concerning different types of fuels used for the coverage of the energy requirements of a typical apartment building in Thessaloniki, Greece. Part I: Fuel consumption and emissions.

Building and Environment 42 (2007) 1522–1530

Article in English

Abstract (1.12)


Voss, Karsten and Eike Musall. 2011

Net Zero Energy Buildings – International projects of carbon neutrality in buildings.

IEA ECBCS, Annex 52.

ISBN: 978-3-0346-0780-3

Report in English

Abstract (1.13)