Conference paper

Green offices and recalcitrant tenants: exploring rating tools sensitivities for multi-story office buildings

Ratings tools have emerged to help classify the 'greenness' of a building. These ratings tools assess the energy use or environmental impact of the building and the rating is then used to communicate the building's predicted environmental performance to target owners and tenants. This paper...
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A systemic approach to the sensitivity analysis of the energy performance of a multistory office building

This project describes a due diligence analysis on a ‘green’-rated office building. The building was assumed to be a system consisting of envelope, services, occupants, economic and urban environment. A parametric differential sensitivity analysis tested the effects of short and long term changes.