Content related to ‘daylighting’

FM Issue: Code Compliance For Reroofing

Rupar. Posted on:

Projects at existing facilities require specific considerations to meet IECC 2012 requirements.

New Metric Could Help Facility Managers Optimize Daylighting

Posted on:

The development of daylighting metrics has been the subject of considerable effort and debate, but no widely accepted metric has emerged to help recognize well-daylit buildings. Although simulation software exists to assist in daylight analysis, these programs are often overly complex and involve a high level of expertise. On the other hand, rule-of-thumb approaches that are often used to aid in the decision making process are based on overly simplified assumptions.