Policies and programmes for quality commercial office buildings

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Abstract

This paper examines the issues of quality built environments in terms of various policies and programmes based on experience in Hong Kong, with the emphasis on high rise air conditioned commercial office buildings. The relationship between energy consumption for buildings and quality indoor environment, together with building energy efficiency, is discussed. The existing criteria used for designing buildings is evaluated and the importance of performing building audits presented.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the International Conference on Energy and Environment, ICEE
PublisherBegell House Inc
Pages124-130
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1996
EventProceedings of the 1995 International Conference on Energy and Environment, ICEE - Shanghai, China
Duration: 1 May 19951 May 1995

Conference

ConferenceProceedings of the 1995 International Conference on Energy and Environment, ICEE
CountryChina
CityShanghai
Period1/05/951/05/95

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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