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Energy efficient office refurbishment

Energy efficient office refurbishment

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Published by James & James in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture and energy conservation.,
  • Office decoration.,
  • Offices -- Energy conservation.,
  • Offices -- Environmental aspects.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 185).

    Statementedited by Simon Burton.
    ContributionsBurton, Simon.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA2542.3 .E473 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination185 p. :
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22464369M
    ISBN 101902916018

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    Energy Efficient Refurbishment for Existing Office In order to determine the feasibility of energy efficient refurbishments in the region, a case study approach was adopted in which a representative set of office buildings (Dubai Statistical Year Book, ) Energy-Efficient Product Procurement – By Type of Product. Product Category. Office Equipment. Computers. July 25% - 50%. 0 years (typically no retail cost premium) Copiers. April 65%. State and Local Climate and Energy Program Rules of Thumb.

    He was a Director of ECD Energy and Environment and subsequently a Regional Director with AECOM in London. He has been responsible for several UK Government research projects and edited Energy efficient Office Refurbishment (Earthscan, ). Chapter 2 presented the physical and psychological satisfaction parameters for user-focused evaluation. In most renovation projects, the façade is a major consideration next to the HVAC system to optimise the performance of the building. Many studies reveal that façade renovation has a large impact on the energy efficiency. The aim of this chapter is to identify the .


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