Guide to resource efficient building elements

  • 83 Pages
  • 4.69 MB
  • English
The Center for Resourceful Building Technology , Missoula, Mont
Building materials -- United States -- Directories, Construction industry -- United States -- Direct
Statementcompiled & written by Steve Loken, Walter Spurling, Carol Price
ContributionsSpurling, Walter, Price, Carol, Center for Resourceful Building Technology (Missoula, Mont.)
The Physical Object
Pagination83 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14670138M

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[Tracy Mumma; Center for Resourceful Building Technology.] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book. The Guide to Resource Efficient Building Elements (GREBE), compiled by the Center for Resourceful Building Technology in Missoula, Montana, is packed with fascinating and very useful information.

GREBE goes element-by-element through a house, from foundation to roof to interior, listing products that best meet CRBT’s resource-efficiency criteria.

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Each project highlights the energy efficiency meas-ures, e.g. passive solar interventions, energy-efficient. – Operating from an energy efficient building sends an important message to stakeholders of UN’s commitment to cutting carbon, to encourage business, recruitment and investment.

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Bucky Works:. Energy is one of the most important catalysts in wealth generation, economic growth, and social development in all countries. Buildings have a significant share in total energy consumed globally; therefore, they have a profound impact upon the environment.

Energy is used in every stage of building. Energy efficiency is at the forefront of current debates about building technology. The increasing global population, decreasing fossil-based energy resources, rising emissions of harmful gases.

Just like a custom home project, it took many people to make this book happen. We consulted experts in every area to make sure we included cur-rent, accurate information.

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Theories of effectively promoting resource efficiency 18 Defining an audience 18 The demonstration theory 19 The 90/10 builder theory 20 The extremist theory and the credibility issue 21 The cutting edge theory 21 A combined approach 22 The rationale and role of the Guide to Resource Efficient Building Elements.

2) Estimate a building efficiency for the layout (The higher the efficiency, the less room for additional circulation) 3) Estimate efficiency at 75% (for example) 4) Divide the NOSF by the % efficiency 5) Take 10% of SF with efficiency.

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