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GSA Trends 2019 #5 Technological solutions: a second wind

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Low tech and low carbon do not mean the end of technology.

 

On the contrary, these Green Solutions Awards seem to show that "technosalvation" is not the only alternative on well-designed projects.

 

A look back at the 2019 trends in this fifth opus. 5.1. Technology inside the building Construction in a temperate environment is a sure value for the technology.

 

Nevertheless, if we except computers used to heat the Florestine Residence, the technological prize is to be awarded to warmer climates.

 

Thus, research into high-performance ventilation systems is a constant, while the automation of solar protection for sashes is beginning to appear on some projects in these regions.

 

Too original to be called a trend, the Moroccan project for an autonomous B house is nevertheless an interesting illustration (...)

 

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