PLEA2007 – The 24th Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Singapore, 22-24 November 2007 ABSTRACT: Maracaibo‚Äôs architecture and construction sector is undergoing an interesting process in the area of energy efficiency in buildings. Although local ordinances regulate the way buildings should be designed and constructed, it is only since 2006 that a new ordinance […]

PLEA2007 – The 24th Conference on Passive and Low Energy Architecture, Singapore, 22-24 November 2007 ABSTRACT: Several bioclimatic design strategies, among them solar control and wind utilization, have been integrated within architecture projects in the city of Maracaibo, Venezuela. These are an integral set of considerations addressed within a sustainable design process. Nonetheless, no experience […]