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  1. A Guide to the Simplified Building Energy Model (SBEM)

    What it Does and How it Works (FB 24)

    By Roger Hitchin

    Across Europe, new buildings are required to demonstrate that their energy consumption will not exceed levels set by each country's government. Both new and existing buildings, when they are sold or let, are required to have energy labels. SBEM was produced to meet these requirements. This BRE...

    Published April 13th 2010 by IHS BRE Press

  2. Intelligent Buildings and Building Automation

    By Shengwei Wang

    Giving you a combination of general principles, applied practice and information on the state-of-the-art, this book will give you the information you need to incorporate the latest systems and technologies into your building projects. It focuses on a number of important issues, such as: Network...

    Published November 3rd 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Handbook of Sustainable Refurbishment: Non-Domestic Buildings

    By Baker Nick

    The refurbishment of existing buildings is a crucial yet often neglected subject within sustainable architecture; attention is usually focused on new buildings. Many old buildings waste large amounts of energy and provide poor internal conditions for occupants through poor lighting, poor...

    Published August 27th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Energy: Management, Supply and Conservation

    2nd Edition

    By Clive Beggs

    Energy – its source, security, price, and the efficiency of its use, are increasingly important issues for a diverse range of people. Energy: Management, Supply and Conservation is a comprehensive text dealing with the theory and practice of the supply of energy, energy management and auditing,...

    Published July 16th 2009 by Routledge

  5. A Handbook of Sustainable Building Design and Engineering

    An Integrated Approach to Energy, Health and Operational Performance

    Edited by Dejan Mumovic, Mat Santamouris

    Series: BEST (Buildings Energy and Solar Technology)

    The combined challenges of health, comfort, climate change and energy security cross the boundaries of traditional building disciplines. This authoritative collection, focusing mostly on energy and ventilation, provides the current and next generation of building engineering professionals with what...

    Published January 29th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Tropical Urban Heat Islands

    Climate, Buildings and Greenery

    By Nyuk Hien Wong, Yu Chen

    Series: Spon Research

    Conventional air conditioning is not a sustainable solution to the challenge of a hot or humid climate. The climate problem is compounded in so-called Urban Heat Islands, urban areas where the air can be 3–5°C hotter than its surrounding areas and where pollution levels are consequently raised....

    Published September 1st 2008 by Routledge

  7. Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Electrical Works

    Unit Rates and Project Costs, 4th Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Estimating Costs Guides

    All the cost data you need to keep your estimating accurate, competitive and profitable.Do you work on jobs between £50 and £50,000? Then this book is for you.Specially written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Electrical Works provides...

    Published July 28th 2008 by Spon Press

  8. Spon's Estimating Costs Guide to Plumbing and Heating

    Unit Rates and Project Costs, Fourfth Edition

    By Bryan Spain

    Series: Spon's Estimating Costs Guides

    All the cost data you need to keep your estimating accurate, competitive and profitable.Do you work on jobs between £50 and £50,000? - Then this book is for you.Specially written for contractors and small businesses carrying out small works, Spon's Estimating Cost Guide to Plumbing and Heating...

    Published July 7th 2008 by Spon Press

  9. Faber & Kell's Heating & Air-conditioning of Buildings

    10th Edition

    By Doug Oughton, Stephen Hodkinson

    For 70 years, Faber & Kell's has been the definitive reference text in its field. The book provides understanding of the principles of heating and air-conditioning of buildings in a concise manner. Practical, applicable information is illustrated with simple, easy-to-use diagrams.This 10th...

    Published February 28th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Ventilation and Airflow in Buildings

    Methods for Diagnosis and Evaluation

    By Claude-Alain Roulet

    Series: BEST (Buildings Energy and Solar Technology)

    Energy efficiency in buildings requires, among other things, that ventilation be appropriately dimensioned: too much ventilation wastes energy, and insufficient ventilation leads to poor indoor air quality and low comfort. Studies have shown that ventilation systems seldom function according to...

    Published December 11th 2007 by Routledge