HEAT WITH LIGHT FOR BUILDING SPACES


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HEAT WITH LIGHT FOR BUILDING SPACES
HEAT WITH LIGHT FOR BUILDING SPACES227. Luminaires for environmental control. Not too many years ago architects designed buildings primarily as space enclosures. The end use for which the space enclosures were intended usually dictated the type and design of the buildings and the division and arrangement of the space. Comfort conditioning of the space for people normally consisted of a heating system for use in cold weather and a ventilating or air-conditioning system for warm weather.Progress in building design and construction and in technological developments in space conditioning has changed the architects' objective in the design of buildings. Present emphasis is not only on space enclosure tailored to the needs of occupants but also on environmen…
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Terrell Croft; Frederic P. Hartwell; Wilford I. Summers: American Electricians' Handbook, Sixteenth Edition. HEAT WITH LIGHT FOR BUILDING SPACES, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export