Solar shading: a natural, passive cooling method necessary for nearly zero-energy buildings.

See on Scoop.itGreen Building Design – Architecture & Engineering

The potential contribution from solar shading has been underestimated, despite the widely recognised fact that avoiding overheating reduces cooling demand.
Undoubtedly, much of the work starts at design stage. BUILD UP has a wealth of resources on this subject.

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