Eco efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction

Written By Fernando Pacheco-Torgal
Eco efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction
  • Publsiher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release : 16 October 2020
  • ISBN : 0128209437
  • Pages : 484 pages
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Download or read book entitled Eco efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction by author: Fernando Pacheco-Torgal which was release on 16 October 2020 and published by Woodhead Publishing with total page 484 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Eco-efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction: Design, Properties and Applications provides a comprehensive review on building envelope materials and technologies for reducing cooling needs in buildings. The book offers in-depth analysis of the performance of new innovative materials and technologies used in pavements, facade and roofing materials, PCMs and chromogenic smart materials. Includes practical case study examples of their applications in building and construction. The book is an essential reference resource for researchers, architects and civil engineers, city planners, product developers, manufacturers, and other professionals working in eco-efficient cooling materials and sustainable and zero-energy building design. Offers a comprehensive review of building envelope materials and technologies for reducing cooling needs Features practical case studies, which are fundamental for building design and applications Provides in-depth analysis of performance for different materials and technologies Features brand new chapters on pavements, facade and roofing materials, PCMs and chromogenic smart materials

Eco efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction

Eco efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,Lech Czarnecki,Anna Laura Pisello,Luisa F. Cabeza,Claes Goran-Granqvist
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-10-16
  • Total pages : 484
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Eco-efficient Materials for Reducing Cooling Needs in Buildings and Construction: Design, Properties and Applications provides a comprehensive review on building envelope materials and technologies for reducing cooling needs in buildings. The book offers in-depth analysis of the performance of new innovative materials and technologies used in pavements, facade and roofing ...

Eco efficient Materials for Mitigating Building Cooling Needs

Eco efficient Materials for Mitigating Building Cooling Needs
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,Joao Labrincha,Luisa Cabeza,Claes Goeran Granqvist
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2015-02-27
  • Total pages : 550
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Climate change is one of the most important environmental problems faced by Planet Earth. The majority of CO2 emissions come from burning fossil fuels for energy production and improvements in energy efficiency shows the greatest potential for any single strategy to abate global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the energy ...

Materials for Energy Efficiency and Thermal Comfort in Buildings

Materials for Energy Efficiency and Thermal Comfort in Buildings
  • Author : Matthew R Hall
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2010-04-21
  • Total pages : 760
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Almost half of the total energy produced in the developed world is inefficiently used to heat, cool, ventilate and control humidity in buildings, to meet the increasingly high thermal comfort levels demanded by occupants. The utilisation of advanced materials and passive technologies in buildings would substantially reduce the energy demand ...

Bio Based Materials and Biotechnologies for Eco Efficient Construction

Bio Based Materials and Biotechnologies for Eco Efficient Construction
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,Volodymyr Ivanov,Daniel C. W. Tsang
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing Limited
  • Release Date : 2020-03-02
  • Total pages : 630
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Bio-based Materials and Biotechnologies for Eco-efficient Construction fills a gap in the published literature, discussing bio-based materials and biotechnologies that are crucial for a more sustainable construction industry. With comprehensive coverage and contributions from leading experts in the field, the book includes sections on Bio-based materials and biotechnologies for infrastructure ...

Eco efficient Pavement Construction Materials

Eco efficient Pavement Construction Materials
  • Author : Fernando Pacheco-Torgal,Serji Amirkhanian,Hao Wang,Erik Schlangen
  • Publisher : Woodhead Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-01-18
  • Total pages : 422
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Eco-efficient Pavement Construction Materials acquaints engineers with research findings on new eco-efficient pavement materials and how they can be incorporated into future pavements. Divided into three distinctive parts, the book emphasizes current research topics such as pavements with recycled waste, pavements for climate change mitigation, self-healing pavements, and pavements with ...

Nano and Biotech Based Materials for Energy Building Efficiency

Nano and Biotech Based Materials for Energy Building Efficiency
  • Author : F. Pacheco Torgal,Cinzia Buratti,S. Kalaiselvam,Claes-Göran Granqvist,Volodymyr Ivanov
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-02-04
  • Total pages : 484
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : This book presents the current state of knowledge on nanomaterials and their use in buildings, ranging from glazing and vacuum insulation to PCM composites. It also discusses recent applications in organic photovoltaics, photo-bioreactors, bioplastics and foams, making it an exciting read while also providing copious references to current research and ...

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New Jersey Outdoors
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 212
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Sustainable Development of Urban Environment and Building Material

Sustainable Development of Urban Environment and Building Material
  • Author : Hui Li,Yan Feng Liu,Ming Guo,Rui Zhang,Jing Du
  • Publisher : Trans Tech Publications Ltd
  • Release Date : 2011-10-24
  • Total pages : 2840
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Volume is indexed by Thomson Reuters CPCI-S (WoS). These peer-reviewed papers record the invaluable researches of the authors in the fields of innovation in structural system and disaster prevention in engineering structures, architectural innovation, sustainable development of buildings and the environment and innovations in, and applications of, building materials. Hot ...

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Chain Store Age
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 212
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Plunkett s Real Estate Construction Industry Almanac

Plunkett s Real Estate   Construction Industry Almanac
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
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Architecture and the Environment

Architecture and the Environment
  • Author : David Lloyd Jones,Jennifer Hudson
  • Publisher : Bilimsel Eserler
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : 'Green' architecture has commonly been seen as separate from mainstream architecture and has been accorded the status of worthy but dull design. David Lloyd Jones seeks to correct this judgement, as he showcases 44 contemporary projects....

Down to Earth

Down to Earth
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 212
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The Solar House

The Solar House
  • Author : Daniel D. Chiras
  • Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing
  • Release Date : 2002-10-01
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0128209437
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Summary : Passive solar heating and passive cooling—approaches known as natural conditioning—provide comfort throughout the year by reducing, or eliminating, the need for fossil fuel. Yet while heat from sunlight and ventilation from breezes is free for the taking, few modern architects or builders really understand the principles involved. Now ...

Planning Commissioners Journal

Planning Commissioners Journal
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 212
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