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Is Green Building Design A Costly Affair?

Is Green Building Design A Costly Affair? | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it
Now days everyone talking about green buildings and energy efficiency are the buzzwords. So let's discussed about green building design a costly affair.
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Why energy modeling and green building design is yet to be accepted and widely used across every home and every building across the globe is that, people still think that it costs too much to go green – especially to design and develop energy efficient buildings.

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Most Important Reasons for Attending 2013 World Architecture Day

Most Important Reasons for Attending 2013 World Architecture Day | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

World Architecture Day, celebrated on the first Monday of every October, was set up to “remind the world of its collective responsibility for the future of the human habitat”. On the same day, America also celebrates World Habitat Day to focus on the state of human settlements.

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How to Achieve Efficient Energy Conservation in the Home?

How to Achieve Efficient Energy Conservation in the Home? | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Energy conservation in home is an intricate issue as the whole process related to energy conservation leads to restricted use of energy, reduces expenses in account of energy. However energy efficiency is not synonymous to using lesser amount of energy or to compromise with energy uses. However energy conservation means smart use of energy with support of better and improved technology and by meticulous training.

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Green Building Techniques Using Sustainable Building Materials

Green Building Techniques Using Sustainable Building Materials | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

People across the world are becoming more and more interested in using green building techniques with growing awareness of the effects that human activities can have on the global environment. These green building techniques focus on a small number of key concepts -using sustainable building materials, using energy-efficient equipment and design, managing water resources and reducing impact on environment and human health.

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Interesting Facts about Green Building

Interesting Facts about Green Building | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

We all know that green buildings are good for the environment and good for business as far as architects are concerned. The following words have been discussed several times in our articles: green, sustainable, environmental friendly, eco-friendly. When it comes to constructing an altogether new house or renovating an old house all these words makes sense.

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Importance of Green Architects Services

Importance of Green Architects Services | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

There has been a green revolution throughout the world and we are seeing more and more people wanting to use sustainable materials and appropriate materials for making Eco-friendly environment. But to do that you will require the services of a full-time green architect who can help you create something creative and environmentally friendly. Now, since we are focusing on green architects in this article.

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Four Prominent Ways of Getting a Green Building

Four Prominent Ways of Getting a Green Building | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Building designers have to consider various factors before designing green building. Some of these factors include: quality of spaces, climate change, and sustainability of the building. There are different ways of getting a green building. Let us look at some of these ways in detail.

 

 

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Why Simpler Homes Can Choose To Avoid the Expense of Building Energy Modeling?

Why Simpler Homes Can Choose To Avoid the Expense of Building Energy Modeling? | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Have you ever questioned the wisdom of building energy modeling new homes? Most of the houses we live in today are super-efficient homes, where the heating usage is usually dominated by hard-to-model factors, which includes internal gains such as light bulbs and plug loads. Even small changes tend to make significant differences.

 

 

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List of Green Building Materials for your House

List of Green Building Materials for your House | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Green building has become more of a necessity than a luxury in recent times. Earlier there was a debate about the cost related to green building.

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Green Building Design – Fire Safety & Challenges for Fire Services…!!!

Green Building Design – Fire Safety & Challenges for Fire Services…!!! | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Experts suggest that green building designs do not take into consideration enhanced fire and life safety perils. This article gives you more information about Fire Safety & Challenges.

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Leed Certification - Get the Facts

http://ptlexamprep.com/ .. Learn about Leed certification and leed exam prep. Get the help you need so you can get Leed certified and have access to 1000s of...
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Every Energy Model Is Wrong – And Here Is Why They Are ...

Every Energy Model Is Wrong – And Here Is Why They Are ... | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it
LEED has taken some heat for buildings that do not perform as they were modeled, yet energy modeling is an essential tool for any high-performance building project. Originally published in the August 2014 issue of ...
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Energy Modeling Inputs & Engineering Assumptions for Energy Efficiency Analysis & Building Design

Energy Modeling Inputs & Engineering Assumptions for Energy Efficiency Analysis & Building Design | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

An energy model is used to simulate the energy operation in both new built and retrofit buildings. In both these cases, there might be situation where the energy modeler has to counter unknown or missing information.

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A Guide to LEED Energy Modeling For Architects

A Guide to LEED Energy Modeling For Architects | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

For nearly half or more than half of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, buildings are responsible. “An Architect’s Guide to Integrating Energy Modeling in the Design Process” has been published by the American Institute of Architects to provide guidance from the design phase to code compliance and throughout ongoing maintenance.

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World’s First Net-Zero Energy Skyscraper to be Built In Jakarta

World’s First Net-Zero Energy Skyscraper to be Built In Jakarta | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it
Posted By: Nikunj PatelNet zero energy building is the present and future of green building design. A lot of buildings, across the world are designed, so that they generate as much energy as they use – i.e. they are designed, based on the concept of NZEB. Ensuring prudent use of energy and...
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Different Green Building Practices that give a new Dimension

Different Green Building Practices that give a new Dimension | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Green building has been received with open hands by general public. There are so many environmental friendly campaigns running around with the fundamentals of renewable sources of energy being on top. We are now seeing the use of natural resources to avoid artificial technology in buildings as much as possible.

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Why do People Think Green Modeling is a Good Idea?

Why do People Think Green Modeling is a Good Idea? | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Do you know why do people think green modeling is a good idea? If no, then let's discuss about green modeling.

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4 Challenges Faced by Energy Modeling Industry!

4 Challenges Faced by Energy Modeling Industry! | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

The concept of green and lean building has gain acceleration. Whole Building energy stimulation is the latest area of expertise that is fascinating architects and engineers alike. It is primarily seen as a breakthrough development helping the architects and engineers to make a building that consumes minimum amount of energy resources and Eco-friendly.

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Exotically Novel Green Materials for your House

Exotically Novel Green Materials for your House | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Green building materials were considered to be very expensive and costly in past. But now things have changed for the better. Now we are seeing residents using eco-friendly materials for their houses and manufacturers are finding it difficult to accommodate the growing demands of these materials.

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The Integration of Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Green Design and Construction

The Integration of Building Information Modeling (BIM) with Green Design and Construction | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Learn more about the building information modeling (BIM), with the integration of BIM tools green building project teams are increasingly finding how BIM tools can be helpful in achieving more sustainable outcomes.

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Green Building Cost Analysis, Existing Building

Green Building Cost Analysis, Existing Building | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

 

Here you can find information about green building cost analysis for existing buildings. It has also been observed that the environmental and health benefits of

 

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Energy Modeling: Towards Energy Efficient Buildings

Energy Modeling: Towards Energy Efficient Buildings | Green Building: Energy Modeling | Scoop.it

Green Building Design has remained in limelight as there is heightened public awareness and an increased focus on the efficient use of energy globally.

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eQUEST Energy Modeling Quick Start

Start using eQUEST for energy modeling today! http://energy-models.com/training/equest-quick-start Need to convince someone that a product "Saves more than i...
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