Green and Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology Options (Green Energy and Technology) (Paperback)

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Green and Smart Buildings: Advanced Technology Options (Green Energy and Technology) (Paperback)

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Introduction- case for action.- Green building trends.- Integrated Design concepts- methodology and tools.- Passive design technologies- orientation, form, envelopes, facades, shading.- Active design technologies- lighting, aircon, equipment, lift technologies.- Building Management and Information Systems.- Integration of renewable energy.- Urban greenery and food production.- Water and waste reduction technologies.- Operating green and smart buildings.- Green Building rating systems.- Conclusion and way forward.
Mr. Nilesh Y. Jadhav is currently the Program Director of the Sustainable Building Technology research program at the Energy Research Institute @NTU, Singapore. He acquired his Bachelor of Chemical Engineering (B.Chem.Engg.) from University of Mumbai, Institute of Chemical Technology (UICT) and Master of Technological Design degree from Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands (2001). He worked with a petrochemical major in The Netherlands as well as in Singapore in various functions such as technology, manufacturing and supply/logistics. He acquired his second Masters degree in business administration (MBA) from Bradford University offered at the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) in 2008. His research interest span over the following topics: Modeling and simulation for building design, Innovative Cooling Technologies, Integration of Renewables such as solar thermal/PV, Smart Grids and Electromobility. He has a keen interest and involvement in technology commercialization activities and mentoring new technology start-ups.
Product Details ISBN: 9789811093067
ISBN-10: 9811093067
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: April 30th, 2018
Pages: 179
Language: English
Series: Green Energy and Technology