Simulation of building renovation’s return in Energy plus

Emese Bánóczy, Péter Tamás Szemes, Péter Korondi

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The Electrical Engineering and Mechatronics Department has developed a Building Mechatronics Research Center, where professors and researchers engage in several projects regarding the energy consumption of buildings, which are focused on the importance of the economic return of building modernizations via simulations. In this article, the prevalent energetic modernization of buildings and their payback period in Hungary are introduced.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2743-2748
Number of pages6
JournalEnvironmental Engineering and Management Journal
Issue number11
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2014



  • Economic return
  • Energetic modernization of buildings
  • Energy Plus
  • Net Present Value
  • Payback period

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Pollution
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law

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