Green And Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology Options by Nilesh Y. JadhavGreen And Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology Options by Nilesh Y. Jadhav

Green And Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology Options

byNilesh Y. Jadhav

Hardcover | October 10, 2016

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This book highlights the various technologies that are currently available or are now being developed for the green and smart buildings of the future. It examines why green building performance is important, and how it can be measured and rated using appropriate benchmarking systems. Lastly, the book provides an overview of the state-of-the-art in green building technologies and the trend towards zero energy or net positive energy buildings in the future.
Mr. Nilesh Y. Jadhav is currently the Program Director of the Sustainable Building Technology research program at the Energy Research Institute @NTU, Singapore. He acquired his Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (B.Chem.Engg.) from University of Mumbai, Institute of Chemical Technology (UICT) and Master of Technological Design degree fro...
Title:Green And Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology OptionsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:179 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.25 inPublished:October 10, 2016Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811010005

ISBN - 13:9789811010002

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Table of Contents

Introduction- case for action.- Green building trends.- Integrated Design concepts- methodology and tools.- Passive design technologies- orientation, form, envelopes, facades, shading.- Active design technologies- lighting, aircon, equipment, lift technologies.- Building Management and Information Systems.- Integration of renewable energy.- Urban greenery and food production.- Water and waste reduction technologies.- Operating green and smart buildings.- Green Building rating systems.- Conclusion and way forward.