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Study on high-performance office buildings
KTH, School of Architecture and the Built Environment (ABE). (Division of Building Service and Energy Systems)
Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, China.
2012 (English)In: Applied Mechanics and Materials, ISSN 1662-7482, Vol. 193, 1025-1028 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

Since environmental impacts, economic efficiency and human healthy are crucial issues in the global context now, an increasing professional concern and interest in building performance have emerged in sustainable building field. This article aims to introduce high performance concept into office building industry. Based on demonstrating high-performance building (HPB) and distinguishing office building (OB) features, this article proposes its own high-performance office building (HPOB) definition. Furthermore, the article also identifies the benefits and discusses design principles of HPOB in order to promote HPOB application positively.

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Trans Tech Publications Inc., 2012. Vol. 193, 1025-1028 p.
Keyword [en]
Benefits, Design principles, High-performance building, High-performance office building, Office building features
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Engineering and Technology
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-104978DOI: 10.4028/ 2-s2.0-84867424409ISBN: 978-303785466-2OAI: diva2:567888

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Available from: 2012-11-14 Created: 2012-11-14 Last updated: 2016-04-25Bibliographically approved

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