TITLE

Variable-Refrigerant-Flow Zoning System Earns Energy & Atmosphere LEED Credits

PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Sep2011, Vol. 83 Issue 9, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the essence of variable-refrigerant-flow (VRF) zoning system for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification in the U.S. It discusses the existing-building renovation project at Mercy Corp. with Thomas Hacker Architects Inc. and Glumac Engineering Inc. using the rules of Energy Standards for Buildings. It mentions the benefits of using a VRF zoning system including flexible design, heat pump efficiency and adaptable fresh-air ventilation system.
ACCESSION #
66893145

 

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