HEA 04: Thermal Comfort
"To ensure that appropriate thermal comfort levels are achieved through design, and controls are selected to maintain a thermally comfortable environment for occupants within the building."
- Health & Wellbeing 04: Thermal modelling – 1 credit.
- Health & Wellbeing 04: Projected climate scenario / Designing for future comfort – 1 credit.
- Health & Wellbeing 04: Thermal zoning and controls – 1 credit.
Aim and Benefits:
All scientific evidence shows that extreme temperatures are closely linked with a risk to health. Thermal comfort modelling ensures that buildings are designed to mitigate overheating, incorrect plant sizing and allow adaptation to future climate scenarios.
How can QuinnRoss Energy help?
QuinnRoss Energy are fully accredited dynamic thermal modelling consultants with decades of experience of calculating and assessing indoor comfort for inhabitants. We are also well versed on the requirements on BREEAM and have much experience of the documents and criteria required to achieve the credits.