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Samia Tabassum, Laila Sharmin, Muhammad Shahriar Bashar, Mashudur Rahaman, Sumon Chandra Debnath, Mahfuza Khanam

Article ID: 1034
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Abstract:Renewable energy technology is one of the prospective sources which can meet the energy demand and can contribute to achieve sustainable development goals. Concentrated collectors are widely used in solar thermal power generation and water heating system also. It is very popular due to its high thermal efficiency, simple construction requirements and low man...
Chiara Tonelli, I Montella, B Cardone

Article ID: 966
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Abstract: Because of the impact of global warming, the Earth’s ecosystems are currently at a critical stage. The European building sector, and the residential element in particular, is responsible for the largest portion of energy end-use. Although we know how to build a perfectly engineered house, it will not work properly if its inhabit...
Eric Ohene, Gabriel Nani, Mershack Opoku Tetteh

Article ID: 1296
Views - 574  (Abstract) PDF - 63  (Download)
Abstract: Although the advocacy for Social Sustainability consideration in the construction industry has been on the rise, however, the practice of Social Sustainability (SS) is plagued with many barriers. The barriers that hinder practices of SS in the construction industry has to be carried out. Notwithstanding, not much research works has been undertaken regardi...
Alenka Fikfak, Miha Konjar, Janez Peter Grom, Saja Kosanovic, Martina Zbašnik-Senegačnik

Article ID: 1291
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Abstract: The built environment has a great impact on the quality of urban climate, a comfortable living environment, overheating, and detection of changes in Urban Heat Islands (UHI). Despite the effects that raised outdoor temperatures have on human well-being and health, being in open outdoor spaces is strongly encouraged. This article deals with...