Building Ventilation the Principle of Diversity

Burton, Jack L.
December 2010
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2010, Vol. 82 Issue 12, p32
The article offers information on the benefits of applying diversity principles, to the mechanical systems of a building. It states that the main elements of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system affected diversity are internal space load and air load. It notes significant cost and energy savings can be recognized, if the principles of diversity are applied to total building-ventilation requirements.


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