Passive ventilation

Passive ventilation

Relies typically on using convective air flows that result from the tendency of warm air to rise and cool air to sink and taking advantage of prevailing winds. Many passive ventilation systems rely on the building users to control windows and vents as indicated by site conditions and conditions within the building.
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The new school will feature an improved learning environment, improved security and access controls, improved capacity and a passive ventilation system to provide energy savings.
Using a Ventilation Controller to Optimise Residential Passive Ventilation for Energy and Indoor Air Quality.
Within the off-cycle credit menu, solar/thermal technologies that improve air conditioning (A/C) system performance are listed and include solar reflective glass, solar reflective paint, and both active and passive ventilation. The listed carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions credits provided for the solar/thermal technologies were determined by the U.S.
Its tri-star mast and triple conic forms extend towards the sky maximising natural light levels and reducing energy use through passive ventilation.
Based on the Institute for Lightweight Structures building in Stuttgart, the roof canopy will be supported by a 10m-high tri-star mast to maximise the natural light levels and reduce energy use through passive ventilation.
Passive ventilation is out of reach for most existing buildings without a costly remodel, so your best retrofit option is operable windows.
You also need passive ventilation - air bricks to extract moisture.
The stair core on the east side is the primary design element for passive ventilation and indirect day lighting.
A passive ventilation system for the outer skin was developed.
Ridge vents are an essential element in passive ventilation systems, allowing fresh air to enter a space and eliminating stagnant air.
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