We’re please to share an article on designing against overheating by our Managing Director, Ricardo Moreira, for the RIBA Journal.

“In general, overheating targets and methodologies are becoming more challenging, but our changing climate means that even passing the tests is no guarantee for overheating-proof real world performance – which can be modified as a result of occupant behaviour. Instead, our goal as designers should be to future-proof designs to ensure air-conditioning will not to be retrofitted into buildings.”

See full article.