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Green Ventilation Cools College Using Air Buoyancy
A California community college has enhanced its green building credentials by adopting a buoyancy-driven ventilation system which dispenses...
Seeking Solutions For Low-Emission HVAC&R
AIRAH has opened the debate on possible solutions to reduce carbon emissions of the heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and...
Looking to the Past for the Future of Ventilation
With energy consumption and health issues on people's minds, natural ventilation could overtake mechanical heating and cooling in...
Are Faulty Gas Heaters Killing Victorian Children?
An inquest into the death of two boys will examine gas heating systems, insulation and exhaust fans.
Interior Success Rests On Indoor Environmental Quality
Green building now includes attention to indoor air quality, which can have an overwhelmingly positive effect on its...
Japanese ‘Light House’ | Optimising Natural Light Without the Heat
Natural lighting in green buildings is incredibly important, and the balancing act of natural light allowance versus...
Ventilation in Passive Housing – Why Doesn’t Airtight Housing Choke?
The passive house design means that through high levels of insulation and window energy efficiency no air can...
HEATing Up Architecture Australia
Queensland architects and industry members have been consolidating and promoting an architectural process that is proving to be...
Are Our Interiors Making Us Sick?
There is a great industry focus now on healthy spaces, or interior designed environments that encourage healing and...
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