Posts Tagged ‘commercial’

July 12, 2016

Residential buildings consumes more energy than commercial buildings in the U.S.? And half of residential energy use is for space conditioning!

The residential buildings in the United States use more energy than commercial buildings. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, 40% of all energy use in the U.S. is for buildings, with 22% for residential buildings and 18% for commercial buildings. (The rest is split about evenly between transportation and industry). About half of residential […]...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

March 14, 2016

Why is residential HVAC and IAQ so different from commercial one?

The residential world and occupants are different from other types of buildings such as offices, hotels, etc. The occupant in home has more control over indoor activities and he is…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova

September 16, 2015

Enterprise Center in Norwich as the greenest commercial building including passive house and BREEAM outstanding certifications!

Article from CIBSE Journal September 2015 portraits a project of Enterprise Center in Norwich as an commercial building aiming to achieve BREEAM Outstanding and passive house certifications. The total area…...

AUTHOR: Petra Vladykova Bednarova