1st Edition

Energy Modelling in Architecture: A Practice Guide
A practice guide

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ISBN 9781859469101
Published August 19, 2020 by RIBA Publishing
144 Pages

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Book Description

This book offers a practical guide to embedding energy modelling in architectural practice. With expert contributions from leading architects and practices, this book illustrates architects’ approaches to learning, sharing and integrating energy modelling across a range of design projects, in both small and large firms in the UK and internationally. Discussing the practical and business implications of embedding energy modelling in practice, this is an essential manual for the energy-literate architect.

Table of Contents

1. Organizational responses to energy analysis /modelling in architecture    *Energy analysis in architecture – whose role is it anyway?   *Energy analysis and literacy- components   *Focus on techniques, software and expertise-insights from research  2. Small firms: Energy modelling- The story, data and detail  *bere:architects - learning from POE: the data and the detail    *Prewett Bizley – testing and trialling PHPP    *Tonkin Liu – resource efficiencies and gains  3. Medium firms: The process, parts and possibilities   *Architype – developing a culture   *Henning Larsen – discovery and experimentation   *Kieran Timberlake – relationships across and between  4. Large firms: The teams, people and rules   *AHMM- snowballing from big to small   *Feilden Clegg Bradley – the individual and the team   *HOK - Leaders and leadership

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Sonja Oliveira is Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader in Architecture and Environmental Engineering at the University of the West of England (UWE).

Bill Gething is a sustainability and architectural consultant, a visiting professor at the University of Bath, a member of BRE Global’s Governing Body and a CABE Built Environment Expert.

Elena Marco is an academic leader, educator, practitioner, and researcher, and was recently selected by the A J as one of the 20 most influential Women in Sustainable Architecture in the UK.