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dc.contributor.authorLittlewood, John
dc.contributor.authorSpataru, Catalina
dc.contributor.authorHowlett, Robert J.
dc.contributor.authorJain, Lakhmi C.
dc.date.accessioned2018-02-08T15:49:57Z
dc.date.available2018-02-08T15:49:57Z
dc.date.issued2017
dc.identifier.citationLittlewood, J., Spataru, C., Howlett, R.J. and Jain, L.C. (eds.) (2017) Smart Energy Control Systems for Sustainable Buildings. Springer.en_US
dc.identifier.isbn978-3-319-52076-6
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10369/9266
dc.descriptionItem not available on this repository - can be purchased at http://www.springer.com/gb/book/9783319520742en_US
dc.description.abstractThere is widespread interest in the way that smart energy control systems, such as assessment and monitoring techniques for low carbon, nearly-zero energy and net positive buildings can contribute to a Sustainable future, for current and future generations. There is a turning point on the horizon for the supply of energy from finite resources such as natural gas and oil become less reliable in economic terms and extraction become more challenging, and more unacceptable socially, such as adverse public reaction to ‘fracking’. Thus, in 2016 these challenges are having a major influence on the design, optimisation, performance measurements, operation and preservation of: buildings, neighbourhoods, cities, regions, countries and continents. The source and nature of energy, the security of supply and the equity of distribution, the environmental impact of its supply and utilization, are all crucial matters to be addressed by suppliers, consumers, governments, industry, academia, and financial institutions. This book entitled ‘Smart Energy Control Systems for Sustainable Buildings’ contains eleven chapters written by international experts based on enhanced conference papers presented at the Sustainability and Energy in Buildings International conference series. This book will be of interest to University staff and students; and also industry practioners.en_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherSpringeren_US
dc.titleSmart Energy Control Systems for Sustainable Buildingsen_US
dc.typeBooken_US
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    The overarching aims of the Sustainable and Resilient Built Environment (SuRBe) Research Group are to augment the sustainability and resilience of the built environment, improve occupant quality of life and adapt to, and mitigate, climate change through our work.

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