Analysis of Low-energy Envelope and Lighting Measures for Single-family Dwellings in the West Indies

Apr 06, 2015

This paper presents the preliminary results from an analysis of the energy savings potential in single-family residential buildings on the islands by adopting several low-energy measures. This study developed recommendations for architects, engineers, and homeowners in this region who wish to construct low-energy residential buildings.

keywords: Low Energy Measures, Building Energy Simulation, West Indies, Energy Conservation Measures

Cynthia Wilson (The Catholic University of America)
Hyojin Kim (The Catholic University of America)
Presented at: 
ARCC 2015 Conference – The FUTURE of Architectural Research (Chicago, IL)
Published & professionally reviewed by: 
Architectural Research Centers Consortium (ARCC)
University of Massachusetts Amherst

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