Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction

Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction

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Packed with conceptual sketches and photos, real world case studies and green construction details, Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction provides a wealth of practical guidelines and essential insights that will facilitate the design of green buildings. Written in an easy to understand style, the Handbook draws on over 35 years of personal experience across the world, offering vital information and penetrating insights into two major building rating systems such as LEED and BREEAM both used extensively in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Develop a project schedule that allows for systems testing and commissioning. Create contract plans and specifications to ensure building performance A step-by-step approach for integrating technologies into the different stages of design and execution.This is used to store solar-produced electricity for evening or emergency backup power. Batteries ... If batteries are part of the system, a charge controller may be required to protect the batteries from being overcharged or drawn down too low. Depending ... The disconnect enclosure houses an electrical switch rated for use in DC circuits and, if required, may also integrate either circuit breakers or fuses.

Title:Handbook of Green Building Design and Construction
Author:Sam Kubba
Publisher:Butterworth-Heinemann - 2012-10-11


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