Tag: energía

Prada Poole. The Perishable Architecture of Soap Bubbles
25-04-2019 No Comments

Prada Poole. The Perishable Architecture of Soap Bubbles

5.0 01 The literary magazine El Urogallo devoted its first issue of 1974 to a collective reflection on the contemporary human dwelling. One of the most thought-provoking articles in that publication was “La arquitectura perecedera de las pompas de jabón” [The Perishable Architecture of Soap Bubbles] by José Miguel de Prada Poole1. In it, the architect defended a new type of architecture, […]

Leiro Seniors Day Center | müller.feijoo arquitectos
19-12-2018 No Comments

Leiro Seniors Day Center | müller.feijoo arquitectos

5.0 02 The plot on which the day center is built, very close and slightly elevated on the course of the river Avia, has a strong natural slope transformed by a system of stepped terraces called socalcos formed by walls of granite masonry, a traditional system very usual in this region of vineyards that allows to have arable land in […]

Termoarcilla Solutions Finder
18-09-2018 No Comments

Termoarcilla Solutions Finder

5.0 01 The Termoarcilla Solutions Finder allows you to find the factory solutions of Termoarcilla that meet a specific thermal transmittance requirement defined by the user to meet the thermal requirements of the Basic Document of Energy Saving (DB HE) of the Technical Building Code (CTE) ). The thermal transmittance of a Termoarcilla block wall depends on several factors, and […]

Atmospheric time | Miquel Lacasta
10-08-2018 No Comments

Atmospheric time | Miquel Lacasta

5.0 01 Atmosphere and climate. In one of his writings, Olafur Eliasson speaks about the atmospheric time.1 In the introduction to the above-mentioned text, The Museums are Radical, Eliasson develops a small statement of the interaction between time and energy. I do not know exactly why it has turned into artist of head-board of many architects, but it is necessary […]

I Edifica. Nearly Null, Passive and Healthy Consumer Buildings Fair (ECCN)
15-05-2018 No Comments

I Edifica. Nearly Null, Passive and Healthy Consumer Buildings Fair (ECCN)

5.0 01 Pamplona will host in June the celebration of ‘Edifica’, the first event at national level on Passivhaus and Almost Consumption Buildings (ECCN) This fair-meeting will take place on June 28, 29 and 30 in Baluarte and will gather more than 5,000 people, including professionals and users, reaffirming Navarra as a national benchmark in Nearly Null and Sustainable Consumption […]

I+U Collection. Building Systems Series
03-05-2018 No Comments

I+U Collection. Building Systems Series

5.0 01 Book series, in bilingual Spanish-English edition, dedicated to the calculation and design of building systems. From the study of hydraulic, electrical, lighting and ventilation systems to fire safety systems or planning the design from energy saving and sustainability. ENERGY SAIVINGS IN BUILDING DESIGN. Saving energy is nothing more than reducing energy consumption by achieving the same results as […]

The straw house from the north of London, by Wigglesworth+Till | Halldóra Arnardóttir – Javier Sánchez Merina
05-05-2017 One Comment

The straw house from the north of London, by Wigglesworth+Till | Halldóra Arnardóttir – Javier Sánchez Merina

0.0 00 A house, which was thought to be a model of sustainable architecture, has caused uncertainty between local authorities, real-estate agents and architects’ associations. The reason? For having being constructed by materials that contribute unpublished values. At the moment of thinking about the housing – study that has been constructed the pair of architects Sarah Wigglesworth and Jeremy Till, […]

Crystal Curtains: it recreates your home with natural light
21-02-2017 No Comments

Crystal Curtains: it recreates your home with natural light

5.0 01 The glass is the material used par excellence to realize a closing in the home. In fact, already during the Roman Empire he entrusted in this material to close his windows, doors or courts for his benefits and his contribution of natural light. If this type of closing goes back to the antiquity for something it will be. […]

GBCe · Free tools for ecological evaluation of buildings
19-05-2016 No Comments

GBCe · Free tools for ecological evaluation of buildings

0.0 00 GBCe (Green Building Council España) is an organisation committed to powering building sector transformation towards sustainability, promoting those initiatives that provide internationally updated and comparable methods and tools, allowing fair assessment and evaluation of buildings’ sustainability. Following this commitment, GBCe holds agreements with international environmental rating tools, looking for a greater integration of the principles of sustainability, energy […]

Unified tool LIDER-CALENER (HULC)
06-10-2015 No Comments

Unified tool LIDER-CALENER (HULC)

0.0 00 This tool includes the unification in an alone platform of the general programs officials used up to the date for the evaluation of the energetic demand and of the energetic consumption (LIDER-CALENER), as well as the adjustment of these applications to the changes introduced by the DB-HE of the year 2013. This IT tool allows the check of […]

Technical service of free Jung for automation in projects
17-03-2015 No Comments

Technical service of free Jung for automation in projects

5.0 01 The Spanish fial of Jung, Iberian Jung Electro puts to disposition for architects, designers, builders, installers, integrators and also for the final user, a technical free service of his electrical mechanisms and systems of control for buildings. This free support goes from the own advice of the project with solutions of automation in housings and buildings, the valuation […]

Agronautas
27-11-2014 One Comment

Agronautas

0.0 00 There exist expositions, manners of life and ways of doing that they propose a relation more balanced between the human being and the planet. The majority of they, nevertheless, they neither have been developed by big companies nor have presupposed governmental high places. In many cases it is a question, on the contrary, of anonymous persons organized in […]

Fasudir
13-11-2014 No Comments

Fasudir

0.0 00 The traditional approach to the building energy efficient retrofitting brings poor results in relation to the urban sustainability, resource efficiency and economic return. Although the district retrofitting approach is frequently the most sustainable and cost-effective, the complexity of decision making grows exponentially when the intervention targets larger scale, even more when considering the fragmentation of the construction sector. […]

Energy efficiency of the surrounding one of the buildings: his definition and calculation
26-08-2014 No Comments

Energy efficiency of the surrounding one of the buildings: his definition and calculation

0.0 00 Energy efficiency of the surrounding one of the buildings: his definition and calculation A high degree of raising awareness exists at present in the citizens on the need of the energetic saving, for his meaning in the preservation of the environment, and for the economic saving that he supposes due to the high prices of the energy, that […]

POSTsuburbia. Rehabilitation of residential monofunctional urbanizations of low density
18-11-2013 No Comments

POSTsuburbia. Rehabilitation of residential monofunctional urbanizations of low density

0.0 00 The book Postsuburbia, ensued from the investigation coordinated by Zaida Muxí in the Technical Top School of Architecture of Barcelona. This one is a manual for the rehabilitation of the residential monofunctional environments centred on the life of the persons. The actions are directed to improve the autonomy, the safety and the equality of opportunities between the different […]