Mixed Mode Ventilation: Finding the Right Mix
Mixed mode systems use a combination of natural ventilation from operable windows and mechanical systems, including air distribution and refrigeration equipment. The article explains LEED credits for using natural ventilation along with ASHRAE’s indoor air quality and comfort standards. This article provides guidance on determining the feasibility of a hybrid air system to reduce energy consumption.
Authors: By Erin McConahey, P.E.
Citation: ASHRAE Journal, vol. 50, no. 9, September 2008
Pages: 36-38, 40-42, 44, 46
Publish Date: September 2008
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