Head of the Class for No GHG-School.

Web Abstract: 
Profiles the building and HVAC design of Quebec's Ecole du Tournant, which emits no greenhouse gasses and uses 80% less energy than a typical school built according to the standard energy code. The composition of the roof, exterior walls, and windows, as well as the efficient lighting system are briefly described. The geothermal heat pump and makeup air unit using solar walls are covered in detail.
Author: 
Harouni, Raif; Nichols, Laurier; Jean-Louis, Marie-Judith
Journal: 
ASHRAE Journal
Publication Date: 
04/30/2006
Page Numbers: 
22-24,26,27
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