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Energy Performance Certificate (2008)

Buildings are classified into 7 categories, and the calculation of energy efficiency is based on a so called E-number. The E-number is made up of a building’s annual calculated consumption of purchased energy weighted with various types of energy coefficients.

 

 

Applicable Building Type(s)

New residential, Existing residential

Policy Requirement Level

Mandatory

Policy Sequence

Governance

Development Authority: Ministry of the Environment

Implementation Authority: Ministry of the Environment, The Housing Finance and Development Centre of Finland (ARA), Motiva Oy

Verification Authority: The Housing Finance and Development Centre of Finland (ARA), local authorities

Enforcement Authority: The Housing Finance and Development Centre of Finland (ARA), local authorities

Compliance path

Energy Requirements:

End-uses considered:

Space cooling, Space heating, Water heating, Appliances, Equipment, Lighting interior, Ventilation

Resources

Description

Notes

Climate Zones