Describes the heat pump cycle, types of heat pumps and heat recovery systems, heat pump and heat recovery performance and the impact that these systems may have on energy efficiency.
Provides information on a range of mechanisms for overcoming split incentives as a barrier to investment in energy efficiency upgrades.
Covers the energy efficiency and environmental benefits of retrofitting a revolving door to an existing building.
Demonstrates the importance of keeping condenser and evaporator coils clean in HVAC systems.
Provides some basic information on thermal storage including a description of sensible heat, latent heat and thermo-chemical storage and how these may apply to chiller operation through load leveling and load shifting strategies.
Summarises the HVAC HESS wireless metering report released in January 2012 that demonstrates the benefits of retrofitting wireless metering to existing buildings.
The Australian Government is delivering an additional $10.5 million in 2019–20 to improve the energy efficiency of Australian buildings.
At sustainable architecture practice Breathe Architecture, the company applies the principles it uses to help clients create buildings with lighter footprints to its own office.
Case study prepared by Team Catalyst showing how the design of a boarding house in Sydney might change if the building had been designed to comply with the 2019 version of the energy efficiency pro