OH7 Climate Skin

In response to the issue of ‘sustainability’ in architecture – an issue which is often exploited by the sale of gimmicks and tricks to ‘lower the carbon footprint of the building’ – I wanted to see what aspect of the building has the most influence in the saving of energy consumption. According to Paul Carew and Michelle Ludwig of  PJC Consulting, the temperature control of the building has a huge role to play and, in turn, the design of the façade becomes vital. How one designs the façade of the building in terms of heat gain, solar control and daylight penetration can save major costs not to mention renewable energy. So we spent the day walking through the city and looking at building facades while Paul and Michelle pointed out the various features which make the facades energy efficient or not. Photo credits: Ches Besada



2 comments:

  1. true religion outlet, http://www.truereligionoutletstore.us.com/
    toms shoes, http://www.toms.us.com/
    michael kors factory outlet, http://www.michaelkorsfactoryoutlets.in.net/
    hermes birkin, http://www.hermesbirkin.org/
    lululemon outlet, http://www.lululemonoutletstore.in.net/
    nike free uk, http://www.nikefreerunning.org.uk/
    tiffany and co jewelry, http://www.tiffanyandco.in.net/
    ed hardy clothing, http://www.edhardy.us.com/
    cheap ugg boots, http://www.cheapuggboots.net.co/
    michael kors outlet, http://www.michaelkorsoutlet.org.uk/
    ray ban sunglasses, http://www.raybansunglassesonline.in.net/
    air jordan 11, http://www.airjordan11.net/
    rolex watches uk, http://www.rolexwatches-uk.co.uk/
    tory burch outlet, http://www.toryburch.in.net/
    nfl jerseys wholesale, http://www.nfljerseys-wholesale.us.com/
    oakley sunglasses wholesale, http://www.oakleysunglasses-wholesale.us.com/
    christian louboutin online, http://www.christianlouboutinonline.us.com/
    wedding dresses, http://www.weddingdressesoutlet.co.uk/
    beats by dr dre, http://www.beatsbydrdre-headphones.us.com/
    oakley sunglasses, http://www.wholesaleoakleysunglasses.us.com/
    air jordan 4, http://www.airjordan4.org/
    calvin klein underwear, http://www.calvinklein.in.net/
    nike huarache, http://www.nike-airhuarache.co.uk/
    mbt shoes, http://www.mbtshoesoutlet.us.com/
    coach handbags, http://www.coachhandbagsoutletonline.us.com/
    2015924caihuali

    ReplyDelete