The challenge of designing an E4 House, coming up with personalised ideas and design to enhance the 4 main concepts: Energy efficiency, Environment, Emotion &health, Economy.Energy efficiency refers to the minimization of energy consu (...)
The aim of this project is the refurbishment of a traditional Valencian orchard house, whose constructive typology is called Alquería, in order to achieve a negligible HVAC energy demand The objective of this project was defined cons (...)
This is an energy efficient house that was built by the University of Ubonratchathani in 2005 as part of a research project funded by the Ministry of Energy of Thailand. 2-storey house with 2 bedrooms on the second floor and living (...)
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-Rigorous integration of the concept of healthand well-being in parallel with the concept of passive construction,proving that"passive" and"health" are not in contradiction; -Controls, analyses and measurements upon completion of construction; -Production of teaching material (documentary film, book, specific documentaries); -Contact with the owner-occupiersisestablished and maintained in order to allow long-term observation of theconstruction and validate the choices made.
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