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Energy planning and forecasting approaches for supporting physical improvement strategies in the building sector: A review

Moulay Larbi Chalal, Medjdoub Benachir, Michael White, Raid Shrahily
2016 Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews  
This article gives an overview of the stateof-art of energy planning and forecasting approaches for aiding physical improvement strategies in the building sector.  ...  Premised on this fact, urban planners are required to implement proactive energy planning strategies not only to meet these targets but also ensure that future cities development is performed in a way  ...  and semantically.  CityGML approaches have shown lot potentials for the estimation of heating energy consumption.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rser.2016.06.040 fatcat:l4hnzbynvrcsndhmc75r2bjov4

ADAPTATION TO FLOODING EVENTS THROUGH VULNERABILITY MAPPING IN HISTORIC URBAN AREAS

A. Gandini, I. Prieto, L. Garmendia, J.-T. San-José, A. Egusquiza
2018 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
This paper describes the methodology proposed for vulnerability mapping in historic urban areas, by using a categorization method supported by an information strategy and a multi-scale urban model.  ...  This information can be used to determine the vulnerability of historic areas by assessing it at the building level, through the creation of typologies representing the building stock, often characterized  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS Authors would like to acknowledge the funding provided by the Basque Government through the ADVICE project and the research group IT781-13 at the UPV/EHU.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-3-w4-221-2018 fatcat:xb4knj6navbk7ot2hw4c4rdaia

PROJECT CI-NERGY: TOWARDS AN INTEGRATED ENERGY URBAN PLANNING SYSTEM FROM A DATA MODELLING AND SYSTEM ARCHITECTURE PERSPECTIVE

G. Agugiaro, J.-L. Robineau, P. Rodrigues
2017 ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
One crucial point is to reconcile urban planning with environmental targets, which include decreasing energy demand and CO<sub>2</sub> emissions, and increasing the share of renewable energy.  ...  Within this context, the project CI-NERGY aims to develop urban energy modelling, simulation and optimisation methods and tools to support decision making in urban planning.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The authors gratefully acknowledges the European Commission for providing financial support during the conduct of research under the FP7-PEOPLE-2013 Marie Curie Initial Training Network  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-annals-iv-4-w3-5-2017 fatcat:32wsta7lhbab7amlksnw2r3ud4

The Energy-Oriented Management of Public Historic Buildings: An Integrated Approach and Methodology Applications

Cristina Cecchini, Anna Magrini, Marco Morandotti
2020 Sustainability  
, ranging from urban to building level.  ...  In the European framework, there is a strong drive to develop integrated approaches aimed at understanding and improving the energy behavior of public historic buildings within urban contexts.  ...  At this stage, the CityGML model is complete, including the urban context at broader levels of detail (LOD 1 and 2) and the building stock with higher accuracy (LOD 3 and 4).  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12114576 fatcat:zv4lwwtd4vco7irxyuof4rdjce

Development of city buildings dataset for urban building energy modeling

Yixing Chen, Tianzhen Hong, Xuan Luo, Barry Hooper
2019 Energy and Buildings  
Keywords City building dataset, CityGML, Urban building energy modeling, data standards, data mapping 2  ...  Urban building energy modeling (UBEM) is becoming a proven tool to support energy efficiency programs for buildings in cities.  ...  CityGML was used to represent the semantic 3D city for predicting the photovoltaic potential and heating energy demand of urban districts [38] and analyzing strategies for improving building standards  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.enbuild.2018.11.008 fatcat:ks2pfihvp5gehoabwj6wuwttee

HOW TO PINPOINT ENERGY-INEFFICIENT BUILDINGS? AN APPROACH BASED ON THE 3D CITY MODEL OF VIENNA

B. Skarbal, J. Peters-Anders, A. Faizan Malik, G. Agugiaro
2017 ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
<br><br> The work aims, among the rest, at developing urban decision making and operational optimisation software tools to minimise non-renewable energy use in cities.  ...  This paper describes a methodology to assess the energy performance of residential buildings starting from the semantic 3D city model of Vienna.  ...  Transport, Innovation and Technology within the framework of the ENERGIE DER ZUKUNFT/JPI Urban, with support from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-annals-iv-4-w3-71-2017 fatcat:3kchwe2gvrblzl7ke5uki3co54

GIS-3D Platform to Help Decision Making for Energy Rehabilitation in Urban Environments

J L Izkara, A Egusquiza, A Villanueva
2019 IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environment  
The flexibility of the architecture allows the application of the same approach to different urban challenges as the application of energy conservation measures to protected historic urban areas.  ...  One of the vectors for this challenge is to improve the energy efficiency of the buildings and to promote the generation of renewable energies in the urban environment.  ...  Acknowledgments The work of this paper has been done as part of the projects RE3D "Energy Rehabilitation in 3D" and RE2H "Energy Retrofitting of Historic Districts", both partially funded by Basque Government  ... 
doi:10.1088/1755-1315/290/1/012122 fatcat:vmz4e72urjbpjawsgnqilmpm5a

Concept and Evaluation of Heating Demand Prediction Based on 3D City Models and the CityGML Energy ADE—Case Study Helsinki

Maxim Rossknecht, Enni Airaksinen
2020 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
Therefore, the Helsinki Energy and Climate Atlas, that provides detailed information for individual buildings conducting the heating demand, is integrated using the CityGML Energy Application Domain Extension  ...  (Energy ADE) to provide energy-relevant information together with the 3D city model based on a standardized data model stored in a CityGML database, called 3DCityDB.  ...  Special thanks are also expressed to Volker Coors from the Stuttgart University of Applied Sciences Stuttgart for the supervision of the work.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi9100602 fatcat:un4j3nbxgrhohbqabwonpuzmdm

Multi-domain Urban-Scale Energy Modelling tools: a Review

Alaia Sola, Cristina Corchero, Jaume Salom, Manel Sanmarti
2019 Sustainable cities and society  
A B S T R A C T The development of Urban-Scale Energy Modelling (USEM) at district or city level is today the goal of many research groups due to the increased interest in applications such as new strategies  ...  for city energy supply/ demand, urban development planning, or distribution networks stability.  ...  with each other at various levels.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.scs.2019.101872 fatcat:4ee6iyv3rvevzo36o3376l7qtm

INTEGRATION OF SEMANTIC 3D CITY MODELS AND 3D MESH MODELS FOR ACCURACY IMPROVEMENTS OF SOLAR POTENTIAL ANALYSES

B. Willenborg, M. Pültz, T. H. Kolbe
2018 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
Semantic 3D city model contain rich thematic information and are well suited for analytics due to their deeply structured semantic data model.  ...  The resulting semantic segmentation of mesh triangles is stored in a CityGML data set, to enrich the semantic model with an additional detailed geometric representation of its surfaces and a broad range  ...  The current strategy for integrating the 3D mesh in CityGML is a workaround, as the standard currently does not offer an explicit representation for 3D meshes.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-4-w10-223-2018 fatcat:cj2ysv6usbgfbel5laytyjt7va

URBAN MICROCLIMATE IMPROVEMENT USING ENVI-MET CLIMATE MODEL

E. Chatzinikolaou, C. Chalkias, E. Dimopoulou
2018 The International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences  
On the other hand, the proposed roadside vegetation scenario has proved to be the most suitable way to improve the thermal comfort conditions of urban environment, as it can eliminate the Urban Heat Island  ...  </strong> The aim of this paper is the modelling of urban microclimate, based on the limits imposed by the complexity of the three-dimensional space of cities.  ...  Energy conservation benefits vary with tree location as well as size.  ... 
doi:10.5194/isprs-archives-xlii-4-69-2018 fatcat:ucheudodkjh7rp7m4hq6xikuzu

A 3d platform for energy data visualization of building assets

C Cecchini, A Magrini, L Gobbi
2019 IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environment  
For this reason, it is extremely important to provide tools for monitoring and analysing the energy behaviour of the public building stocks to those actors that are involved in their management.  ...  With an exemplary role, the improvement of energy efficiency in public buildings is in the forefront of the European policies for smart and sustainable growth.  ...  In this way, while detailed energy analyses on energy data are possible only for the buildings owned by the University, the opportunity of carrying out more general simulations at territorial and urban  ... 
doi:10.1088/1755-1315/296/1/012035 fatcat:q6foktkrancnlpndjgkdb26epm

Smart City Ontologies and Their Applications: A Systematic Literature Review

Antonio De Nicola, Maria Luisa Villani
2021 Sustainability  
The increasing interconnections of city services, the explosion of available urban data, and the need for multidisciplinary analysis and decision making for city sustainability require new technological  ...  We highlight those for which semantic technologies have been mostly demonstrated to be effective to enhance the smart city concept and, finally, discuss in more details about some open problems.  ...  , 173] , and enact specific mitigation strategies, such as urban heat island mitigation strategies [174] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/su13105578 fatcat:pvesa2mc7nc7pd4jejzrcebueq

Decision Making in the 4th Dimension—Exploring Use Cases and Technical Options for the Integration of 4D BIM and GIS during Construction

Alyssa Huaqiu Liu, Claire Ellul, Monika Swiderska
2021 ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information  
To date, GeoBIM integration has mainly been explored for buildings, in a 3D context and for small projects.  ...  This paper demonstrates the results of the next level of integration, exploring the addition of the fourth dimension by linking project schedule information to create 4D GeoBIM, examining interoperability  ...  Similarly [32] outline the challenges faced by urban practitioners when dealing with heterogeneous data at different scales noting that IFC is a relevant standard for asset scale, and CityGML is a useful  ... 
doi:10.3390/ijgi10040203 fatcat:n5nbgqxmozb53ixvrrqss2vzry

Assessing a fit-for-purpose Urban Building Energy Modelling framework with reference to Ahmedabad

Anmol Mathur, Pamela Fennell, Rajan Rawal, Ivan Korolija
2021 Science and Technology for the Built Environment  
Urban building energy models (UBEM) are driving sustainable design and operations of cities by combining urban datasets with energy simulations.  ...  This research introduces a Fit-for-Purpose modeling strategy and extends the concept of Levels of Detail (LoD) used for 3 D models, to UBEM characteristics including occupancy, geometry, context, modeling  ...  Acknowledgments This research is part of the ongoing iNUMBER Integrated Urban Model for Built Environment Energy Research project .  ... 
doi:10.1080/23744731.2021.1941248 fatcat:qj4dptcaqbam7ngbd42dizddiy
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