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  • How Relevant is Energy Efficiency in The Marketing of Homes? Evidence from Real Estate Agents in Spain 

    Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Spairani Berrio, Silvia; Del Moral Ávila, Consuelo; Delgado Méndez, Luis; Egusquiza Ortega, Aitziber; Chen, Ai (Institute of Physics (IOP), 2019)
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    In order to foster informed transactions, the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive has made it mandatory to get an Energy Performance Certificate in the marketing of the Communitarian Real Estate. Due to energy savings ...
  • Energy efficiency in the residential market and implications for architecture education in Spain 

    Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Del Moral Ávila, Consuelo; Delgado Méndez, Luis; Spairani Berrio, Silvia; Botton Halfon, Jocelyne; Pérez Lamas, Carlos; Chen, Ai; Gyurkovich, Mateusz (2019)
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    In this article, the authors have summarised the main findings of an empirical programme aimed at exploring the relevance of energy efficiency, as measured by the energy performance certificates (EPCs), in the Spanish ...
  • EPC Green premium in two different european climate zones: a comparative study between Barcelona and Turin 

    Dell'Anna, Federico; Bravi, Marina; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro; Bottero, Marta Carla; Chen, Ai (2019-10-02)
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    Energy performance certificates (EPCs) are important tools aimed at improving buildings’energy performance. They play a central role in the context of the Energy Performance of BuildingsDirective (EPBD) which asks member ...
  • Air temperature in Barcelona metropolitan region from MODIS satellite and GIS data 

    Serra de Larrocha, Carina; Lana Pons, Francisco Javier; Martínez Santafé, Maria Dolors; Roca Cladera, Josep; Arellano Ramos, Blanca; Biere Arenas, Rolando Mauricio; Moix, Montserrat; Burgueño Rivero, August (2020-01)
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    The metropolitan region of Barcelona (BMR) is one of the most densely populated areas in the Mediterranean countries. The estimation of air temperature at a short scale from satellite measurements would contribute to a ...
  • Identifying tourist-functional relations of urban places through Foursquare from Barcelona 

    Yang, Liya; Marmolejo Duarte, Carlos Ramiro (2019-01-01)
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    Previous research has mainly focused on spatial relations among tourist attractions in urban areas. However, few studies have examined the functional relations between tourist attractions and other urban places (i.e. the ...