• A Database Tool for Systematic Analysis of Embodied Emissions in Buildings and Neighborhoods 

      Resch, Eirik; Andresen, Inger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      There is a growing body of research on the embodied emissions of individual buildings, but the results and methods remain mostly inaccessible and incomparable due to insufficient reported information, and differences in ...
    • An analytical method for evaluating and visualizing embodied carbon emissions of buildings 

      Resch, Eirik; Lausselet, Carine; Brattebø, Helge; Andresen, Inger (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      Greenhouse gas emissions associated with buildings constitute a large part of global emissions, where building materials and associated processes make up a significant fraction. These emissions are complicated to evaluate ...
    • Assessment of GHG emissions from materials during building design - Methods for improved reliability and quality 

      Resch, Eirik (Doctoral theses at NTNU;2021:15, Doctoral thesis, 2021)
      Construction materials in buildings contribute significantly to climate change. Globally, nations have committed to drastic reductions of greenhouse gases (GHG), among them Norway which has committed to 50-55% reduction ...
    • Current Challenges of Urban Energy Planning in a Norwegian Municipality 

      Resch, Eirik; Andresen, Inger (Chapter, 2017)
      Transitioning urban areas into sustainable communities is an important part of combating the current energy and emission challenges facing the world. The Norwegian municipality of Oslo has set ambitious energy and emission ...
    • Embodied emission profiles of building types: Guidance for emission reduction in the early phases of construction projects 

      Resch, Eirik; Brattebø, Helge; Andresen, Inger (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      The embodied emissions of the construction materials in buildings are a significant contributor to climate change but have only rarely been systematically studied by statistical methods. In the early phases of a building ...
    • Estimating dynamic climate change effects of material use in buildings — Timing, uncertainty, and emission sources 

      Resch, Eirik; Andresen, Inger; Cherubini, Francesco; Brattebø, Helge (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2021)
      Material use in buildings affects the climate over centuries, however, temporal aspects are often ignored in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). Results too often promise uncontested precision of impacts occurring far into the ...
    • FutureBuilt ZERO metodebeskrivelse 

      Resch, Eirik; Andresen, Inger; Selvig, Eivind; Wiik, Marianne Rose Kjendseth; Tellnes, Lars G. F.; Stoknes, Stein (Research report, 2020)
      FutureBuilt ZERO introduserer kriterier for netto klimagassutslipp over hele byggets levetid. Kriteriene strammes gradvis inn over tid for_a bidra til at Norge n_ar sine klimam_al. FutureBuilt _nsker _a best mulig insentivere ...
    • GHG emission requirements and benchmark values in Norwegian building codes 

      Wiik, Marianne Rose Kjendseth; Selvig, Eivind; Fuglseth, Mie Sparby; Resch, Eirik; Lausselet, Carine; Andresen, Inger; Brattebø, Helge; Hahn, Ulla (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2020)
      As a response to the Paris agreement, Norway is committed to reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 50 percent by 2030. Highly energy-efficient buildings have a greater proportion of embodied GHG emissions from material ...
    • A holistic model for analyzing energy benefits of urban density by relating energy use, building height, and overall city structure 

      Resch, Eirik (Master thesis, 2016)
      More than half of the world population live in cities, and the urban population is further expected to almost double within 2050. This opens a rare window of time for realizing energy savings through overall city planning. ...
    • Impact of urban density and building height on energy use in cities 

      Resch, Eirik; Bohne, Rolf André; Kvamsdal, Trond; Lohne, Jardar (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2016)
      Compact cities have been attributed to lower per capita energy use. However, the complexity of relationships between the elements that constitute energy consumption in the urban system is poorly understood. Little or no ...
    • Innovasjonsrapport 2020. Forskningssenteret for nullutslippsområder i smarte byer (FME ZEN) 

      Bergsdal, Håvard; Sørensen, Åse Lekang; Cervenka, Zdena; Holm, Øystein; Thomsen, Judith; Sartori, Igor; Lindberg, Karen Byskov; Stokke, Raymond Andreas; De Boer, Luitzen; Hamdan, Hasan; Holmen, Elsebeth; Wiik, Marianne Rose Kjendseth; Backe, Stian; Kauko, Hanne; Georges, Laurent; Walnum, Harald Taxt; Lien, Synne Krekling; Skaar, Christofer; Wolfgang, Ove; Brattebø, Helge; Lausselet, Carine; Resch, Eirik; Sandberg, Nina Holck; Pinel, Dimitri; Thorvaldsen, Kasper Emil; Alonso, Maria Justo; Askeland, Magnus; Petersen, Sobah Abbas; Favero, Matteo; Carlucci, Salvatore; Liu, Peng (ZEN Report;, Research report, 2020)
      Forord. Forskning og innovasjon er grunnpilaren i vår visjon om å utvikle bærekraftige områder med null klimagassutslipp. Innovasjonskomiteen skal bistå senterledelsen i dette arbeidet gjennom å etablere gode innovasjonsprosesser ...
    • The Role of Utility Companies In Municipal Planning of Smart Energy Communities 

      Nielsen, Brita Fladvad; Resch, Eirik; Andresen, Inger (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Bergen and Oslo municipalities focus on integrating energy concerns into city planning and regard this as an opportunity to further lower greenhouse gas emissions. Due to a lack of tools and clear definitions of what Smart ...
    • Visualisation of KPIs in zero emission neighbourhoods for improved stakeholder participation using Virtual Reality 

      Houlihan Wiberg, Aoife Anne Marie; Løvhaug, Solveig; Mathisen, M; Tschoerner, B; Resch, Eirik; Erdt, Mojisola Helen; Prasolova-Førland, Ekaterina (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This paper addresses the role of virtual reality in addressing the specific challenge of the increasing complexity and decreasing usability when dealing with the level of detail required to model a zero emission neighbourhood ...
    • Visualizing Key Performance Indicators in Sustainable Neighbourhoods 

      Løvhaug, Sondre; Mathisen, Mikael (Master thesis, 2019)
      Denne oppgaven følger Design Science Research metoden og utforsker hvordan virtuell virkelighet-teknologier (VR) kan bli benyttet for å visualisere utslipps-data i nullutslippsområder. For å oppnå dette ble en virtuell ...