Architecture

Architecture - Jun 28, 2017
Architecture
Office and residential buildings use more energy per square metre, the taller they are, according to new research from UCL. Researchers at UCL's Energy Institute have found that electricity use, per square metre of floor area, is nearly two and a half times greater in high-rise office buildings of 20 or more storeys than in low-rise buildings of 6 storeys or less.
Life Sciences - Architecture - Mar 21, 2017
Life Sciences - Architecture

Using a satnav to get to your destination 'switches off' parts of the brain that would otherwise be used to simulate different routes, reveals new UCL research.

Architecture - Business - Jan 19, 2016

The University of Nottingham has developed a novel and easy-to-use test for measuring the airtightness of buildings in order to help eliminate draughts, improve energy efficiency and reduce heating bills.

Environment - Architecture - Apr 1, 2016

New opportunities to fight climate change in these properties are coming from an unlikely source: the commercial property lease.

Architecture - Administration - Feb 13, 2014

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