TITLE

The Impact of External Shading Devices in Commercial Buildings

AUTHOR(S)
Carmody, John; Haglund, Kerry
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Apr2007 Supplement, Vol. 79, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the technical publication "External Shading Devices in Commercial Buildings: The Impact on Energy Use, Peak Demand, and Glare Control." It offers tips on optimizing the design of the façade specifically when using shading devices in different locations, orientations and climates. It also elaborates on the impact of using varying exterior shading devices on energy use, peak demand and glare control.
ACCESSION #
25122076

 

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