Looks at the elements of different ventilation strategies and notes the growth of innovative designs incorporating natural ventilation strategies as an alternative to full air conditioning. Points to a number of situations where air conditioning will be the preferred option for commercial buildings and discusses comfort conditions in air conditioned and free-running buildings. Lists typical ventilation rates for different classes of building.
Primary Author(s): Napper S
Source: Resource, February/March 2002, vol.10, no.3, 23-24, 1 fig, 1 tab.
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