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The Resource A handbook on low-energy buildings and district-energy systems : fundamentals, techniques and examples, L.D. Danny Harvey

A handbook on low-energy buildings and district-energy systems : fundamentals, techniques and examples, L.D. Danny Harvey

Label
A handbook on low-energy buildings and district-energy systems : fundamentals, techniques and examples
Title
A handbook on low-energy buildings and district-energy systems
Title remainder
fundamentals, techniques and examples
Statement of responsibility
L.D. Danny Harvey
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Winner of Choice Magazine - Outstanding Academic Titles for 2007. 'I predict that it will become the "bible" of the field ... In my career, it's been difficult to spot a future classic even before it was published, but this is such a classic'. Mark D. Levine, Director, Energy Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, USA. 'Explains in an easily understandable but not trivial way the factors that affect energy consumption, from building design to HVAC systems and systems serving communities'. Michael Holmes, Consultant to Ove Arup, UK. 'Technology compendia such as this book will becom
Action
digitized
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harvey, Leslie Daryl Danny
Dewey number
696
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buildings
  • Heating from central stations
  • Air conditioning from central stations
  • Constructions
  • Chauffage à distance
  • Climatisation à distance
Label
A handbook on low-energy buildings and district-energy systems : fundamentals, techniques and examples, L.D. Danny Harvey
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 644-690) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Environmental and energy-security imperatives -- Energy basics, climate and meteorological data, organizational strategy -- Thermal envelope and building shape, form, and orientation -- Heating systems -- Heat pumps -- Cooling loads and cooling devices -- Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems -- Domestic hot water -- Lighting -- Appliances, consumer electronics, and office equipment -- Active collection and transformation of solar and wind energy -- Comparison of embodied energy, operating energy, and associated greenhouse gas emissions -- Demonstrated energy savings in advanced new buildings and the role of the design process -- Energy savings through retrofits of existing buildings -- Community-integrated energy system -- Summary and conclusions
Control code
ocm74808552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 701 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849770293
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
99963975947
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)74808552
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A handbook on low-energy buildings and district-energy systems : fundamentals, techniques and examples, L.D. Danny Harvey
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 644-690) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Environmental and energy-security imperatives -- Energy basics, climate and meteorological data, organizational strategy -- Thermal envelope and building shape, form, and orientation -- Heating systems -- Heat pumps -- Cooling loads and cooling devices -- Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems -- Domestic hot water -- Lighting -- Appliances, consumer electronics, and office equipment -- Active collection and transformation of solar and wind energy -- Comparison of embodied energy, operating energy, and associated greenhouse gas emissions -- Demonstrated energy savings in advanced new buildings and the role of the design process -- Energy savings through retrofits of existing buildings -- Community-integrated energy system -- Summary and conclusions
Control code
ocm74808552
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 701 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849770293
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
99963975947
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)74808552
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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