TITLE

Achieving Net Zero Requires Innovative Thinking

AUTHOR(S)
LENTZ, MARK S.
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Sep2011, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on how to achieve net zero performance in engineering building designs. He discusses the characteristics of high-performance HVAC systems and achieving it through the use of technologies such as air-to-air heat-exchanger technologies and thermal and electrical storage. He notes that net-zero performance can be efficient by eliminating designed-in waste and integrating building systems to retain previously expended assets for future use.
ACCESSION #
66893138

 

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