Building orientation

Building orientation

Proper building orientation can have an impact on heating, lighting, and cooling costs. By maximizing southern exposure, for example, you can take optimal advantage of the sun for daylight and passive solar heating. Cooling costs can be lowered by minimizing western exposures, where it is most difficult to provide shade from the sun.
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The focus will be a cloud of points from which classical elements of building orientation are evaluated.
Therefore, based on the previous research, this article chooses layer thickness, printing speed, raster angle, and building orientation as the research parameters, pure ABS as raw material for 3D printing.
THE UNIVERSITY of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital scored big with jurors for a variety of reasons: a curvilinear plan that supports onstage/offstage circulation, parent-only respite rooms, building orientation to maximize outdoor views, and pursuit of LEED Silver certification.
* Building Orientation. The original building orientation (north) is varied for the two buildings in CZ 4A and CZ 7.
It's important to look at factors such as building orientation, wind and sun impact, and it's then critical to plan open spaces that are usable in terms of size, temperature and cultural implications.
The one that was selected takes into consideration the choice of the building orientation that allows to maximise the view for the units by creating proper bay width that allows for a wide spectacular view.
The site, building orientation, occupant wellbeing and the type of glass used are all critical components of daylighting design that should be weighted together."
* Building orientation (the acute angle between the longitudinal axis of a fabricated part and the vertical axis)
Generally, in this method, the main factors constituting the architectural environment of a space such as U-value of windows and walls, building orientation, ventilation, and daylight performance are considered.
With a blank site to work with, the design team sought to maximize the passive strategy energy impacts related to building orientation, shape and glazing holistically to find the best overall balance that minimized envelope loads while maximizing daylighting and natural ventilation.
The Power & Financial Model estimator takes into consideration building geographic location, solar radiation for flat-plate collectors (SolarWindow irradiance is derated to account for 360 degree building orientation and vertical installation), climate zone energy use and generalized skyscraper building characteristics when estimating PV power and energy production, and carbon dioxide equivalents.

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