building design

Post date: 17 Sep 2009
Type: Case

The selected link leads specifically to the Building Design and Maintenance topics of Energy Efficiency News.
Post date: 5 Jul 2009
Type: Link

This practical manual: Explains the philosophy and underpinnings of effective integrative design, addressing systems thinking and building and community design from a whole-living system perspective Details how to implement integrative design from the discovery phase to occupancy, supported by process outlines, itemized tasks, practice examples, case studies, and real-world stories illustrating the nature of this work Explores the deeper understanding of integration that is required to transform architectural practice and our role on the planet
Post date: 5 Jul 2009
Type: Publication

Optimizing the daylighting design’s performance requires analysis using computer or physical models to accurately determine if the design criteria for daylight has been met. Working together in an interactive fashion as the design progresses, the architect and daylighting analyst can create a building which performs as well as it looks.
Post date: 5 Jul 2009
Type: Publication

Post date: 12 Jun 2009
Type: Publication

Post date: 12 Jun 2009
Type: Publication

The technologies considered by this Report are covered in detail and cover the following categories:
Post date: 10 Jun 2009
Type: Publication