TITLE

What is high-performance precast concrete?

AUTHOR(S)
Detwiler, Rachel J.
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
PCI Journal;Fall2013, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on features of high-performance building in the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 passed by the U.S. Congress. It states that the natural daylight reduces the need for artificial lighting. It informs that insulated walls reduce the need for cooling and heating. It mentions that the precast concrete is resistant to fire.
ACCESSION #
91945709

 

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