Tag List: IDCOP

Building envelope refurbishment

Within the framework of the IDCOP research project a pre-refurbishment tool for assessing buildings was developed (Figure 1). This tool which is termed B-space assesses the energy demand of multi-storey office buildings taking into account occupier comfort. B-space is targeted at asset mangers as main user group. It enables calculation of a building’s carbon footprint […]

ā€œInnovation in Design, Construction & Operation of Buildings for Peopleā€ (IDCOP) is a multi institutional research programme funded under the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research CouncilĀ (EPSRC)Ā Sustainable Urban Environment (SUE) programme. The aim of the IDCOP consortium is to find new ways to improve the performance of building envelopes over the whole building life cycle. The […]