Recent Submissions

  • Potential of Biofilters for Treatment of De-Icing Chemicals 

    Raspati, Gema Sakti; Lindseth, Hanna Kristine; Muthanna, Tone Merete; Azrague, Kamal (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Organic de-icing chemicals, such as propylene glycol and potassium formate, cause environmental degradation in receiving water if left untreated, due to the high organic load resulting in oxygen depletion. Biofilters are ...
  • Guidelines on energy system analysis and cost optimality in early design of ZEB 

    Sartori, Igor; Løtveit, Sjur V.; Skeie, Kristian (ZEB Project report;41, Research report, 2018)
    This report presents a set of guidelines to assist building designers in a methodological approach to analysis of energy systems in the early design phase of zero emission buildings. The guidelines are meant to accompany ...
  • Zero Village Bergen. Energy system analysis 

    Sartori, Igor; Skeie, Kristian; Sørnes, Kari; Andresen, Inger (ZEB Project report;, Research report, 2018)
    Based on discussions with the project partners, three possible solutions have been investigated for the energy system of Zero Village Bergen: 1. District Heating (DH) 2. Biomass fired Combined Heat and Power (Bio ...
  • Durability Evaluation of Adhesive Tapes for Building Applications 

    Fufa, Selamawit Mamo; Labonnote, Nathalie; Frank, Susanne Gabriele Martha; Rüther, Petra; Jelle, Bjørn Petter (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    In the building sector, various adhesive materials are experiencing an increased usage for sealing of overlaps and joints between most commonly used building materials, around penetrations, pipes and windows for increasing ...
  • Hollow Silica Nanospheres as Thermal Insulation Materials for Construction: Impact of their Morphologies as a Function of Synthesis Pathways and Starting Materials 

    Ng, Serina; Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Sandberg, Linn Ingunn; Gao, Tao; Alex Mofid, Sohrab (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Hollow silica nanospheres (HSNS) show a promising potential to become good thermal insulators with low thermal conductivity values for construction purposes. The thermal conductivity of HSNSs is dependent on their structural ...
  • The impact of Zero Energy Buildings on the Scandinavian energy system 

    Seljom, Pernille Merethe; Lindberg, Karen Byskov; Tomasgard, Asgeir; Doorman, Gerard L.; Sartori, Igor (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
    This paper investigates how an extensive implementation of net Zero Energy Buildings (ZEBs) affects cost-optimal investments in the Scandinavian energy system towards 2050. Analyses are done by a stochastic TIMES model ...
  • Shielding Fresh Air Ventilation Intakes 

    Jelle, Bjørn Petter; Noreng, Knut (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2012)
    Several moisture problems in buildings may be traced back to snow and rain ingress through fresh air ventilation intakes on walls and roofs. Some of these have also lead to health problems. Hence, general solution principles ...
  • Klima 2050 Annual Report 2017 

    Time, Berit; Time, Berit (Klima 2050 Report;, Research report, 2017)
  • Rehabilitering av borettslag til nesten nullenerginivå. En mulighetsstudie for Boligbyggelaget TOBB 

    Skeie, Kristian; Lien, Anne Gunnarshaug; Skaar, Christofer; Olsen, Erland; Skippervik, Runar; Iversen, Bård Ivar; Westermann, Per-Kristian (SINTEF Notat;26, Research report, 2018)
    Målet for prosjektet har vært å identifisere TOBB borettslag som har potensial for å bli oppgradert til nesten nullenergibygg (nZEB-nivå) og beregne og beskrive løsninger for å komme dit. Kartlegging av TOBB borettslag ...
  • Inkluderende nabolag? Samspill mellom ulike bo- og servicetilbud og nabolag i bydelen Havstein i Trondheim 

    Wågø, Solvår Irene; Høyland, Karin (SINTEF Fag;48, Research report, 2018)
    Inkluderende nabolag? Samspill mellom ulike bo- og servicetilbud og nabolag i bydelen Havstein i Trondheim Denne undersøkelsen er en videreføring av En bydel for alle? Botilbud for yngre personer med stort hjelpebehov (Wågø ...
  • VARSLINGSSYSTEM UNDER BYGGING AV FOLLOBANE TUNNELENS KRYSSINGUNDER EKEBERG TUNNELENE 

    Trinh, Quoc Nghia; Holmøy, Kristin Hilde; Sagen, Hanne Wiig (Others, 2017)
  • MÆLEFJELLTUNNELEN – HØYE VANNLEKKASJER, HØYT VANNTRYKK OG UTFORDRENDE INJEKSJON 

    Holmøy, Kristin Hilde; Thorbjørnsen, Morten (Conference object; Journal article, 2017)
  • Flere flyktninger bosatt raskere. Hvordan fikk kommunene det til? 

    Søholt, Susanne; Nygaard, Marit; Støa, Eli; Hauge, Åshild Lappegard (NIBR-rapport;, Research report, 2018)
    Referat. Rapporten handler om hvordan kommunene klarte å doble bosettingen av flyktninger fra 2014 til 2016 og endatil raskere. Som del av dette undersøkes om den økte bosettingen gikk på bekostning av bolig- og nabolagskvalitet ...
  • Sirkulær økonomi i morgendagens byggenæring 

    Moum, Anita; Skaar, Christofer; Midthun, Kjetil Trovik (SINTEF Byggforsk;, Research report, 2017)
  • Shopping malls features in EU-28 + Norway 

    Bointner, Raphael; Toleikyte, Agne; Woods, Ruth; Atanasiu, Bogdan; De Ferrari, Antonio; Farinea, Chiara; Noris, Federico (CommONEnergy;D2.1, Research report, 2014)
    The European wholesale and retail sector is the big marketplace of Europe, contributing with around 11% of the EU's GDP. Therefore, sustainability of the retail sector may significantly contribute to reaching the long - ...
  • Sklisikkerhet – målemetoder og kravsetting 

    Kron, Magnus; Sæther, Dag Henning; Mellegård, Sofie Elisabet (Sintef Notat;24, Research report, 2017)
    Forprosjektet har bidratt til å øke forståelsen og kompetansen innenfor prøving av sklisikkerhet. Resultater fra utprøving av flere metoder på et utvalg gulvprøver gir grunnlag for et større og langsiktig arbeid med mål ...
  • VOC emission rates in newly built and renovated buildings, and the influence of ventilation – a review and meta-analysis 

    Holøs, Sverre Bjørn; Yang, Aileen; Lind, Merethe; Thunshelle, Kari; Schild, Peter; Mysen, Mads (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
    Few field studies have evaluated ventilation strategies, such as temporarily increasing the ventilation rate, to counter the high pollutant-load from off-gassing of volatile compounds from new materials in these buildings. ...
  • Pilot Building Powerhouse Kjørbo. As Built Report 

    Sørensen, Åse Lekang; Andresen, Inger; Walnum, Harald Taxt; Alonso, Maria Justo; Fufa, Selamawit Mamo; Jenssen, Bjørn; Rådstoga, Olav; Hegli, Tine; Fjeldheim, Henning (ZEB Project report;35, Research report, 2017)
    Powerhouse Kjørbo, located in Sandvika near Oslo, consists of two office blocks from the 1980´s that have been upgraded to energy-efficient and modern offices. The Powerhouse goal is that the refurbished buildings over ...
  • ZEB pilot house Larvik. As Built Report 

    Sørensen, Åse Lekang; Andresen, Inger; Kristjansdottir, Torhildur Fjola; Amundsen, Harald; Edwards, Kristian (ZEB Project report;33, Research report, 2017)
    This report describes the ZEB pilot house Larvik, which was constructed during the autumn 2014. The ZEB pilot house is a two-storey single-family residential building situated near Larvik, Norway. The building was designed ...
  • Ettermontering av heis i boligselskaper. Veiledning med eksempler 

    Denizou, Karine; Mellegård, Sofie Elisabet (SINTEF Fag;46, Research report, 2017)

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