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From primitive structure to Australian shed: Australian Garden Shelters by BKK Architects

From primitive structure to Australian shed: Australian Garden Shelters by BKK Architects

Designed to enhance user experience, this project explores the history of the shelter, from its most primitive forms to the most contemporary vernacular

Underground system harnesses natural heating and cooling for K20 Architecture in Victoria

Underground system harnesses natural heating and cooling for K20 Architecture in Victoria

An ingenious custom airflow system from architects K20 combines underfloor air distribution, thermal chambers and natural earth heating and cooling.

NABD name Sunshine Coast mansion Australia’s best building design

NABD name Sunshine Coast mansion Australia’s best building design

A luxury Queensland riverside mansion has seen massive success at the inaugural National Building Design Awards by taking three prizes including the program’s top gong: the ‘National Building Design…

Keeping it cool: how Melbourne’s Council House 2 took advantage of the night

Keeping it cool: how Melbourne’s Council House 2 took advantage of the night

60 per cent of Council House 2's heat load is removed at night via the use of thermal mass, night purging, and chilled ceiling panels.

5 ventilation solutions that take advantage of the night

5 ventilation solutions that take advantage of the night

Night purging is a passive cooling design technique that improves the energy efficiency of buildings. Here are five products that can cool yours for next to nothing.

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Futuristic appliances by six design students shortlisted for Electrolux Design Lab 2014

Futuristic appliances by six design students shortlisted for Electrolux Design Lab 2014

Finalists of the Electrolux Design Lab 2014 imagine a world where vegetables can taste like chocolate, and towels can be cleaned in seconds.

Deformed shipping containers house public kiosks at Seoul’s Dongdaemun Plaza

Deformed shipping containers house public kiosks at Seoul’s Dongdaemun Plaza

Two corrugated-metal clad volumes designed by Dutch studio NL Architects have been selected to fill the public space surrounding Zaha Hadid’s Dongdaemun Plaza in Seoul, South Korea.

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Changes in LED Technology – The Pros & Cons

Changes in LED Technology – The Pros & Cons

This free whitepaper looks at the advances in LED lighting, comparisons with HID lighting, and the pros and cons for use in commercial and industrial applications.

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