- THE MAGAZINE
Despite the demand for all-glass apartments and condos, residents are finding huge downsides to large glass windows. A study found that blinds cover more than half the windows on more than 75 percent of buildings surveyed.
Sustainability is inherent to smart urban planning, design and construction, and machine-to-machine technologies are making cities greener.
ACEEE released the Local Energy Efficiency Self-Scoring Tool (Version 1.0 BETA) allowing people to score the energy efficiency policies in their own community and to compare them with other localities.
Architects and engineers must consider numerous factors in specifying air curtains, such as the opening’s dimensions, orientation and application.