This report puts forward a set of innovative ideas to design and operate zero energy buildings for 2050. The purpose of this report is to inspire and challenge the built environment industry to acknowledge the current ‘signals of change’; look forward to 2050 and build capacity for zero energy buildings.
1. Introduce a range of innovative ideas to design and operate zero energy buildings
2. Define what constitutes a zero energy building
3. Identify potential energy savings in selected case studies
4. Consider how the integration of building design with the user experience and operation of a building can contribute to energy reduction
Commercial, Residential, Sustainability, Theory and Research