Future-proofing buildings: optimising facility management in building design to achieve high performance for occupants
- Usha Iyer-Raniga (Scientific and Technical)
Type of document: Best practices, case studies
Buildings in general are large contributors of global greenhouse emissions and environmental deterioration. Climate adaptation of existing and new buildings is crucial in reducing their impact on climate change.In order to achieve this, efficient performance evaluation and operational management of buildings is required for future proofing buildings and other built environment assets.In particular, owner occupied buildings, including educational buildings offer unique opportunities.