Applicable Building Type(s)

New residential, Existing residential

Policy Requirement Level

Mandatory

Policy Sequence

Governance

Development Authority: Ministry of Environment Energy and Climatic Change (MEECC)

Implementation Authority: Private Auditors

Verification Authority: Ministry of Environment Energy and Climatic Change (MEECC)

Enforcement Authority: Ministry of Environment Energy and Climatic Change (MEECC)

Prescriptive Compliance path

Model

Gross area

Energy Requirements:

Insulation

Defined per building element in Tables of TGTC No 1

Windows

Thermal characteristics of windows (incl shading) and walls calculated for Reference Building (see TGTCG 1 & 3)

Skylights

No requirement

Air Leakage

TGTCG No 1 defines ventilation rates per building type / room use and infiltration rates are given per opening type, chimney existence etc.

Space Heating System

Min EER of 3.0, with ESEER being introduced to be enforced at later stage (see TGTCG No 1)

Water Heating System

60% produced by Solar collectors, methodology for the rest and DHW needs defined in TGTCG No 1

Lighting

No requirement for residential buildings

Renewable Energy

60% of DHW from solar energy

Compliance Softwares:

KENAK (based on EN 13790)

End-uses considered:

Space cooling, Space heating, Water heating

Performance Compliance path

Minimum requirement - Reference Building Class B (or higher)

Energy Requirements:

Resources

Notes

Climate zones