A Facilities Manager's Guide to Green Building Design.

Web Abstract: 
Explains how the green building approach to educational facilities design creates healthy, naturally lit, attractive buildings with lower operating and life cycle costs. Defines green design, discusses respecting and restoring the site, using clean renewable energy, passive heating and cooling, solar electricity, HVAC considerations, environmentally friendly building materials, healthy indoor air quality, and building commissioning. Includes tips on getting started in green design.
Author: 
Simpson, Walter
Journal: 
Facilities Manager
Media Type: 
Text
Publication Date: 
02/28/2001
Page Numbers: 
17-24
Resource List Category: 
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