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ACC Strategic Evidence Fund (ACC-SEF) - Schools Climate Change Adaptation - CA0101

Description
The first stage of the project will provide practical guidance and design tools, explaining how to avoid overheating in new school buildings and design for improved thermal comfort, so that with the projected increases in temperatures, schools will remain comfortable; measures that can be taken to improve thermal comfort in existing schools; how to improve external areas so that they more effectively complement and support interior spaces, responding to the challenges and opportunities offered by projected climate change.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2009

To: 2010

Cost: £120,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Partnership for Schools (DCSF)
Keywords
Climate Change              
Fields of Study
Climate Change Adaptation