Planning and Achieving High-Performance Buildings

d'Antonio, Peter C.
February 2009
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2009, Vol. 81 Issue 2, p28
The article focuses on the importance of design-team communication in achieving a successful building performance in the U.S. It cites on the definition of high performance as well as the changes in thinking and systems approach in order to acquire high-performance building. It also explores the underutilized mechanical-system technologies and other technologies having the capacity to create high-performance buildings.


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