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About:


  • We all have to use them from time to time
  • Some times we rely on manufacturers to provide U value calculators
  • Students need to get to understand their designs better, so do Architects.
  • Design and Decision Tools (D&DT) need them embedded
  • UK Government TSB has funded a dozen £1m D&DT software developments which will become commercial software
  • In Canada the goverment is paying for RetScreen to develop free to use national calculators
  • In the UK BRE have the monopoly on compliance calculators: SAP, SBEM
  • In Germany they have Passivhaus Planning Package PHPP
  • AECB’s CarbonLite interprets Passivhaus PHPP for UK climate and energy mix
  • Doing calculations long hand seems incredibly time consuming so GBE turns them into Excel calculators whereever possible and is making them available to download and use
  • GBE is also creating GBE Datasets to work with GBE Equations and GBE Calculators

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Index:


  • CarbonLite (Programme)
  • Delphi Hygrothermal moisture movement over time (graphic presentation)
  • Embodied Carbon Database Launched 10/04/2014
  • EnerPHit Refurbishment Passivhaus
  • Passivhaus New Build (PHPP)
  • WUFI Hygrothermal heat flow and moisture movement over time (chart presentation) (WUFI)
  • Loft Primary & Top-Up Insulation U values, Storage/Access system Psi values (Pending Peer Review)

© GBE NGS ASWS BrianMurphy aka BrianSpecMan
6th April 2013 – 10th September 2018

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Images:


GBEWholeBuildingEE+EC+SCCalculator 06.04.32

GBE Whole Building Embodied Energy Embodied Carbon Sequestered Carbon Calculator

Whole Building, Elements, U Values, Areas, Temperatures differences, Heat loss, Element %, Fuel choice, CO2

WasteCost® lite calculator

Loft insulation U value calculator and raised storage/access deck supports Psi values Cover page

Loft insulation U value calculator and raised storage/access deck supports Psi values


© GBE NGS ASWS BrianMurphy aka BrianSpecMan
6th April 2013 – 10th September 2018

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Abbreviations

  • AECB
  • EnerPHit
  • PHPP
  • SAP
  • SBEM
  • WUFI
Words and phrases
  • CarbonLite (Programme)
  • Delphi
  • Design & Decision Tools
  • Embodied Carbon
  • Embodied Energy
  • Embodied Water
  • EnerPHit
  • Fuel Carbon
  • Hygrothermal moisture movement
  • Passivhaus (PHPP)
  • RetScreen (Canadian Goverment)
  • Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP)
  • Standard Building Energy Model (SBEM)
  • Sequestered Carbon
  • U value
  • WasteCost®Lite

GBE Links

  • AECB
  • PHPP
  • WRAP
  • CarbonLite
  • Passivhaus
  • RetScreen

© GBE NGS ASWS BrianMurphy aka BrianSpecMan
6th April 2013 – 10th September 2018

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