• Geothermal systems: system types, applicability and environmental impacts 

    Morris, Alex; Sheets, Andrea (2011-08-24)
    Geothermal energy is often overlooked during discussions of green and sustainable energy sources. But due recent advances in technology and the rising cost of other energy sources, research now shows that geothermal systems ...
  • How to 

    Milovanovic-Bertram, Smilja; Hauser, Johanna (2013-02-25)
    A broad overview of the issues involved in designing sustainable buildings, and of how various construction methods and design features are used in sustainable architecture. Topics covered are: envelope, lighting, heating, ...
  • Integrating energy performance software into Arc 334L; Environmental Controls II 

    Garrison, Michael; Matten, Steven (2011-09-26)
    This paper contains reviews of various software packages designed to allow architects and engineers to analyze the functional and energy performance of a building. The reviews were conducted to facilitate the integration ...
  • Traditional and innovative cooling systems: Energy efficient, alternative strategies for thermal comfort 

    Maddox, Randy; Montry, Matthew (2011-08-24)
    This paper describes some fundamental features of conventional AC technology, and explores innovative strategies and AC system types that use alternative forms of energy and/or are designed for greater energy efficiency.