A Sustainable System for Improving Energy Performances Applicable to the Existing Collective Housing

  • Received : 2017.09.24
  • Accepted : 2017.10.23
  • Published : 2017.10.31


Purpose: Currently, there are many success stories coming out various energy-saving / production or eco-friendly buildings. However, these case and method didn't consider of application with existing housing and high-rise housings. In the case of Europe, the North America is gradually grew and settle through the voluntary, small, private development. But this method and system are not fit for the majority of developing countries including South Korea. Method: In this situation, this paper analyse, first arranged previous research and case study, second divided factors and re-organized factors, third analysed plan and elevation of apartment and selected main plan type and elevation type of apartment, finally analysed method of application with existing buildings and high-rise buildings by test and simulation. Result: In sum, this research finally analyzed the change of electricity and fuel consumption according to the change of insulation standard. This study has been expected to serve as a bridge of the energy housing system development and suggest new method applied to the existing housing and building.


Grant : Implementation of Building Facade Modules Based on Colorful Semi-transparent Solar Cells towards Urban Surroundings

Supported by : Ministry of Land and Transport Affairs of Korean Government


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