Case Study: Vancouver National Works Yard

February 2007
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Feb2007, Vol. 79 Issue 2, p30
Case Study
The article provides information on a building envelope that supplements the heating, ventilation and air conditioning and lighting system of the City of Vancouver National Works Yard in British Columbia. Its energy use is below 60 percent of the Canadian Model National Energy Code for Building requirements. Its ventilation system could be turned off amid spring and fall conditions due to the use of operable windows along with motorized louvers at high levels.


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