Sustainable HVAC Design: Using Air Movement in Air Conditioned Buildings

Sustainable HVAC Design: Using Air Movement in Air Conditioned Buildings

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The purpose of this presentation is to learn the principles of thermal comfort, heat transfer and the benefits of the innovative HVAC strategy that pairs traditional air conditioning with energy-efficient air movement.

Learning Objectives: 
  1. Identify the factors that affect thermal comfort
  2. Explain the sustainability benefits of a design strategy that uses air movement in conjunction with traditional air conditioning
  3. Describe how elevated air speed can improve building IAQ
  4. Identify the factors that affect thermal comfort and the basics of ASHRAE Standard 55 requirements in LEED v4.1 BD+C
  5. Understand how ASHRAE Standards 55 and 90.1 are applied in air conditioned spaces
  6. Discuss how air movement can assist with meeting the energy performance requirements in LEED v4.1 BD+C and v4.1 O+M
Design Category (CSI Division): 
(26) Electrical
AIBD Division: 
Building Design
AIA Course Number: 
GBF26D
GBCI Course ID: 
0920006860
RCEP Course Number: 
159854
Delivery Format: 
Narrated Video
Device Format: 
Desktop/Laptop
Tablet
Course & Quiz Details: 

10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions

A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion