Daylighting http://asumag.com/taxonomy/term/38811/more en Knowledge Center: Let There Be Daylight http://asumag.com/daylighting/knowledge-center-let-there-be-daylight <div class="node-body article-body">Education institutions replacing or renovating windowless spaces should incorporate daylighting strategies into the design.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/daylighting/knowledge-center-let-there-be-daylight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/daylighting/knowledge-center-let-there-be-daylight#comments Daylighting Silver Fri, 10 Feb 2017 17:04:00 +0000 67561 at http://asumag.com Managing Costs With Daylighting Design http://asumag.com/daylighting/managing-costs-daylighting-design <div class="field-byline"> Rob Garra </div> <div class="node-body article-body">As lighting costs rise, colleges and universities are moving to improve daylighting design.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/daylighting/managing-costs-daylighting-design" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/daylighting/managing-costs-daylighting-design#comments Daylighting Silver Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:00:00 +0000 66551 at http://asumag.com Green Horizon http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-horizon <div class="field-byline"> David Velarde </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Forthcoming green trends that may affect schools and universities.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-horizon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-horizon#comments Energy Management Green Design & Buildings Daylighting Lighting Sustainability Initiatives Silver Sun, 01 May 2016 16:00:00 +0000 59551 at http://asumag.com Daylighting Comes Full Circle http://asumag.com/daylighting/daylighting-comes-full-circle <div class="field-byline"> By Tom Nelson, AIA, LEED Fellow, BAR Architects </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Today, daylighting has come full circle as a fundamental design practice. Use these strategies to optimize daylighting through the use of system integration, natural ventilation, top lighting, light shelves and solar chimneys.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/daylighting/daylighting-comes-full-circle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/daylighting/daylighting-comes-full-circle#comments Facilities Focus Energy Management Daylighting Lighting Roofing Sustainability Initiatives Windows Silver Thu, 17 Dec 2015 21:10:00 +0000 54581 at http://asumag.com Light of Day: Controlling Glare in School Environments http://asumag.com/daylighting/light-day-controlling-glare-school-environments <div class="node-body article-body">Replacing outdated windows can help schools cut energy costs and provide a better learning environment.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/daylighting/light-day-controlling-glare-school-environments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/daylighting/light-day-controlling-glare-school-environments#comments Daylighting Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:00:00 +0000 51741 at http://asumag.com <p>Many older schools still use their original single pane windows, resulting in energy loss and distracting glare.&nbsp;</p> ThinkStock A Glaring Issue http://asumag.com/daylighting/glaring-issue <div class="node-body article-body">A critical element of effective daylighting design for schools is eliminating glare.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/daylighting/glaring-issue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/daylighting/glaring-issue#comments Green Design & Buildings Daylighting Sustainability Initiatives Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:00:00 +0000 51511 at http://asumag.com <p>With the ubiquity of computers and other screen-based devices in schools, controlling glare is more important than ever.</p> Photo courtesy of the U.S. Green Building Council. Power to the Pupils http://asumag.com/energy-management/power-pupils <div class="field-byline"> Ali Peterson </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Fostering energy conservation in schools and universities.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/energy-management/power-pupils" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/energy-management/power-pupils#comments Energy Management Green Design & Buildings Daylighting Sustainability Initiatives Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:00:00 +0000 51101 at http://asumag.com <p>Conserving energy and sustainability generally are primary concerns for an increasing number of students, faculty and staff.</p> Photo courtesy of the U.S. Green Building Council. The Green in Green http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-green <div class="field-byline"> Rizwan Virani </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How schools and universities can promote a better economy and a greener tomorrow.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-green" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-green#comments Green Design & Buildings Daylighting Sustainability Initiatives Silver Fri, 01 May 2015 16:00:00 +0000 50961 at http://asumag.com Bonita Center for the Arts employs advanced daylighting techniques http://asumag.com/daylighting/bonita-center-arts-employs-advanced-daylighting-techniques <div class="node-body article-body">Design challenges included shading a glass façade, allowing limited lobby space to accommodate hundreds of patrons, and making both a visual and sustainable connection to San Dimas’ (Calif.) surrounding neighborhood and dry, sunny environment.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/daylighting/bonita-center-arts-employs-advanced-daylighting-techniques" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/daylighting/bonita-center-arts-employs-advanced-daylighting-techniques#comments Energy Management Green Design & Buildings Daylighting Sustainability Initiatives Architecture Windows Tue, 10 Mar 2015 03:23:00 +0000 48491 at http://asumag.com Photo courtesy of Rachlin Partners. Green Means Go http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-means-go <div class="field-byline"> Linda Chipperfield </div> <div class="node-body article-body">For many schools, the hardest part of going green is getting started.</div> <p><a href="http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-means-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://asumag.com/sustainability-initiatives/green-means-go#comments Green Design & Buildings Green Cleaning Daylighting Sustainability Initiatives Silver Sun, 01 Mar 2015 17:00:00 +0000 49911 at http://asumag.com