The Minister for Housing and Urban Development, Damien English, TD, has signed into law amendments to Part F of the Building Regulations, which relate to ventilation. The NZEB standard is achieved, in part, through improved air tightness in a building. New-builds will require more effective ventilation systems to achieve the improved air tightness. The application date of 1 November 2019 is fast approaching.
See full explanatory by Emmanuel Bourdin, MEng, MIEI, Advisor in the Built Environment Advisory Unit of the Department of Housing, Planning and LocalGovernment. Click on Latest Issue on the Home Page (pages 16 through to 18).