Building envelope (walls, windows,...)

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Key points concerning the design
Post date: 29 Sep 2009
Type: Case

Key points concerning the designCombined natural ventilation and mechanical ventilation with air-conditioning and some heat recovery. Use of perforated shading panels to reduce direct solar gain while allowing natural day-lighting. Use of external insulation to reduce heat loss in winter and to provide internal thermal mass, in conjunction with night-time free cooling to reduce peak summer temperatures. Extensive use of natural lighting to reduce energy consumption by artificial lighting.
Post date: 29 Sep 2009
Type: Case

Post date: 27 Sep 2009
Type: Case

Post date: 27 Sep 2009
Type: Case

The website provides information on: the Association and the company the products range the application and installation the energy saving, the safety and the cost efficiency benefits
Post date: 15 Sep 2009
Type: Link

The website provides information on: •             the Association and the company •             the products range •             the application and installation •             the energy saving, the safety and the cost efficiency benefits
Post date: 15 Sep 2009
Type: Link

Post date: 14 Sep 2009
Type: Publication

Translation of the title: Guidelines for energy renovation of domestic buildings
Post date: 12 Sep 2009
Type: Publication