ISO Standard ensures everyone speaks same technical language on energy performance of buildings


A new International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Standard will help to ensure that everyone speaks the same technical language when evaluating the energy performance of buildings. ISO/technical report (TR) 16344:2012 Energy performance of buildings – Common terms, definitions and symbols for the overall energy performance rating and certification will help performance ratings bodies and certification bodies in the energy sector. It will also help builders, suppliers, regulators, legislators, and customers to communicate in terms backed by international agreement. Read more.