Passive solar heat gain

External considerations:

• The main facade of a dwelling should face close ( ±30° approximately).

• The spacing between dwellings should be sufficient overshading.

• Where possible contours should be exploited either to solar gain or minimise adverse effects.

• Areas with particular overheating risk should be considered when planning building layout and form.

• The provision of deciduous trees and shrubs will offer summer shade whilst allowing penetration by winter sun.

Renewable Energy Eco Friendly

Renewable Energy Eco Friendly

Renewable energy is energy that is generated from sunlight, rain, tides, geothermal heat and wind. These sources are naturally and constantly replenished, which is why they are deemed as renewable.

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