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Lefkonos 2-12, 1011 Nicosia

The Cyprus Energy Agency invites all members of the Engineering disciplines to participate in the free educational seminar "Energy Efficient Buildings & Renewable Energy Sources", organized by Wednesday, December 20, from 14:00 to 17:00, at its premises in 2-12 Lefkonos Street, P.O. 1011, in Nicosia.

The seminar is organized within the framework of Final Event of the project UPGREAT (Upskilling Professionals for deep energy efficiency REnovations: A Tool for better schools – Enhancing the skills of professionals in the construction sector in radical energy renovations: A tool for better schools), in which the Cyprus Energy Agency participates as a national partner.

The aim of the seminar is to inform the participants regarding the requirements of the Energy Performance of Buildings in Cyprus and the methods of Energy Upgrade and Integration of Renewable Energy Sources in Buildings. The content of his seminar is based on the Learning Toolkit developed by the UPGREAT project as part of its action.

Here is the detailed layout:

Part A:

14:00 - 14:15Attendance & Registration
14:15 - 14:30Presentation "The UPGREAT project | Milestones & Main Results of the Action”
Andreas Pastides, Communication Officer, Cyprus Energy Agency
14:30 - 14:45Presentation "Energy Performance of Buildings - Legislative Framework in Cyprus"
Soulla Karra, Civil Engineer, Cyprus Energy Agency
14:45 - 14:55Presentation "Good Practices for Energy Upgrades in School Buildings in Cyprus"
Christina Palochi, Architect Engineer, Cyprus Energy Agency
14:55 - 15:25Break time

Part B:

15:25 - 15:45Presentation "Basic Principles of Building Physics, Thermal Comfort & Thermal Insulation"
Christina Palochi, Architect Engineer, Cyprus Energy Agency
15:45 - 16:00Presentation "Renewable Energy Sources in Buildings"
Stelios Kyprou, Mechanical Engineer, Cyprus Energy Agency
16:00 - 16:30Demonstration "Technical Equipment at the Stage of Energy Controls"
Stelios Kyprou, Mechanical Engineer, Cyprus Energy Agency
16:30 - 17:00Open discussion & Close

To register, fill in the form you will find here or contact one of the following telephone numbers:

  • 22 667726 (Mr. Andreas Pastides)
  • 22 667839 (Mrs. Christina Palochi)

*The play UPGREAT is part of it European Climate Initiative (EUKI), of the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Climate Action of the Federal Government of Germany.