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Net zero energy design : a guide for commercial architecture / Tom Hootman.

Author/Creator:
Hootman, Thomas.
Publication:
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2013.
Format/Description:
Book
xix, 441 p. : col. ill., col. maps ; 29 cm.
Subjects:
Commercial buildings -- Energy conservation.
Commercial buildings -- Environmental aspects.
Architecture and energy conservation.
Contents:
Net zero energy building overview
The case for net zero energy buildings
Defining net zero energy
Building industry trends and standards
Project conception and delivery
The objective of net zero energy
Project conception
Project planning
Project team selection
Delivery methods
Risks and rewards
Integrated process
Integrated delivery and management
The project delivery phases
Integrated design methods
Building energy modeling
Energy
Energy basics
Energy use intensity
Energy targets
Energy and thermal comfort
Design fundamentals
Energy design conditions
Climate assessment
Site assessment
Building massing and geometry
Building type and program
Passive architecture
Passive design
Design science
Building envelope
Passive strategies
Energy efficient building systems
Active systems
Basic concepts
HVAC overview
Low energy distribution
Low energy primary equipment
Domestic hot water
Lighting
District energy
Renewable energy
Renewable energy basics
Solar power
Solar thermal
Wind
Hydro
Geothermal
Biomass
Fuel cells and hydrogen
Economics
Financial considerations
Financial models
Financial analysis
Net zero energy and the real estate market
Operations and occupancy
Building operations
Plug loads
Green behavior
Net zero energy performance plan
Net zero energy
Net zero energy balance
Net zero energy measures
Carbon neutrality
Case study
DOE/NREL research support facility.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
Contributor:
Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund.
ISBN:
1118018540
9781118018545 (cloth)
Publisher no.:
99952450953
Web link:
The Ellis D. Williams, College 1865, Endowment Fund Home Page
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