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  1. Managing Indoor Air Quality, Fifth Edition

    By H.E. Burroughs, Shirley J. Hansen

    Finding solutions to indoor air quality problems is often a complex, multifaceted endeavor. This practical desk reference serve as a guide and information resource – both on treating existing indoor air problems effectively – and on preventing costly IAQ problems from occurring in the first place....

    Published April 25th 2011 by Fairmont Press

  2. Electrical Installation Work

    7th Edition

    By Brian Scaddan

    Brian Scaddan’s Electrical Installation Work explains in detail how and why electrical installations are designed, installed and tested.You will be guided in a logical, topic by topic progression through all the areas required to complete the City and Guilds 2357 Diploma in Electrotechnical...

    Published March 17th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Building Performance Simulation for Design and Operation

    Edited by Jan L.M. Hensen, Roberto Lamberts

    Effective building performance simulation can reduce the environmental impact of the built environment, improve indoor quality and productivity, and facilitate future innovation and technological progress in construction. It draws on many disciplines, including physics, mathematics, material...

    Published January 18th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Transient Airflow in Building Drainage Systems

    By John Swaffield

    Giving you the first comprehensive presentation of the ground breaking research undertaken at Heriot Watt University, with Research Council and industrial funding, this book brings a new perspective to the design of building drainage and vent systems. It provides the building services community...

    Published April 21st 2010 by Routledge

  5. 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 14th 2010 by IHS BRE Press

  6. 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 4th 2009 by Routledge

  7. 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 28th 2009 by Routledge

  8. 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 17th 2009 by Routledge

  9. 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 30th 2009 by Routledge

  10. 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 2nd 2008 by Routledge