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1.6.10 Implementation of a compressed work schedule

1.6.10 Implementation of a compressed work schedule Description A compressed work schedule allows an employee to work a traditional 35-40 hour workweek in less than the traditional number of workdays. Benefits Reduce energy consumption Employee’s ability to better manage their personal responsibilities Employee´s transport energy [...]

2018-01-22T09:02:09+00:00

1.6.11 Allow employees to work from home on alternate days

1.6.11 Allow employees to work from home on alternate days Description Give the employees an option to work from home on alternate days. With Virtual Private Network (VPN) technology, an employee can connect to office network safely and securely. Benefits With fewer employees in office, less lighting [...]

2018-01-22T09:02:22+00:00

2.1.30 Application of an appropriate solar reflectance coating for the internal walls

2.1.30 Application of an appropriate solar reflectance coating for the internal walls Description The measure consists in painting internal walls with low-e wall paint, which reflects the heat inside before it is lost through the wall. Otherwise in cooling seasons, the heat is coming through the roof and the walls from the [...]

2018-01-22T09:28:24+00:00

2.1.31 Improvement of the percentage of transparent envelope

2.1.31 Improvement of the percentage of transparent envelope Description The measure consists in creating new windows in the external walls to gain more light and/or solar contribution. In temperate/warm climate, the new transparent surfaces should be located, if more natural light is necessary, at north side to avoid direct solar radiation in [...]

2018-01-22T09:28:53+00:00

2.1.33 Installation of solar tubes

2.1.33 Installation of solar tubes Description The installation of a solar tube allows capturing natural light from the roof and transports it downward in the rooms through a tube with a highly reflective interior surface channel. Benefits Increase visual comfort Provide natural light in spaces without [...]

2018-01-22T09:36:28+00:00

2.1.35 Installation of basement windows

2.1.35 Installation of basement windows Description The measure consists in the installation of windows in the basement floor to take advantage of natural light and natural ventilation. Benefits Increase visual and thermal comfort Allow natural ventilation of basement floors It can be used in all [...]

2018-01-22T09:38:58+00:00

2.1.39 Adding a electrochromic window film

2.1.39 Adding a electrochromic window film Description An electrochromic window film is able to change the transparency or the colour of the glass where it is applied thanks to an electrical voltage which passes across it. The passage from one state to another can be done manually, with n ON/OFF switch or [...]

2018-01-22T10:12:10+00:00

2.1.40 Installation of fixed external systems for solar shading (louvres)

2.1.40 Installation of fixed external systems for solar shading (louvres) Description The measure consists in installing louvres as external solar shading system. The inclination of louvres will be selected depending of latitude and climate. The goal is to protect windows from solar radiation in summer, but allowing entering that solar radiation in [...]

2018-01-22T10:12:50+00:00

2.1.41 Installation of fixed external systems for solar shading (overhangs)

2.1.41 Installation of fixed external systems for solar shading (overhangs) Description The measure consists in installing overhangs above windows to avoid direct solar radiations in summer. The depth of overhangs will be calculated depending of latitude and climate. The selected depth should allow the crossing of solar radiation in winter to contribute [...]

2018-01-22T10:13:22+00:00

2.1.42 Installation of mobile external systems for solar shading (louvres)

2.1.42 Installation of mobile external systems for solar shading (louvres) Description The measure consists in installing Louvres as external solar shading system with an inclination which could be adjustable depending of latitude and climate. The setting will be made manually or by an automatic control device. On south façade louvres should be [...]

2018-01-22T10:13:44+00:00