Many buildings are still constructed or remodelled without consideration of energy conserving strategies or other sustainability aspects. To provide substantial improvements in energy consumption and comfort levels, there is a need to treat buildings as complete optimised entities not as the sum of a number of separately optimised components.
|Title of host publication||Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Building|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 2001|
- building design
- environmental monitoring
- sustainable design
- design engineering