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

Paperback | April 30, 2018

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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.
Title:Green And Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology OptionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:179 pagesPublished:April 30, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811093067

ISBN - 13:9789811093067


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.