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Waste Potential of a Building Through Gate-to-Grave Approach Based on Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)

Hatice Sözer, Hüseyin Sözen, Duygu Utkucu
2020 International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning  
In this study, a big scale building was investigated based on its current waste management system via LCA methodology to assess waste management strategies through the building's lifetime.  ...  The energy consumption of the building was included in LCA methodology to compose a comparative scheme between the energy usage of building and energy usage of the building's waste management.  ...  Current waste management in the case study buildings The current waste management system of the building was evaluated in this study.  ... 
doi:10.18280/ijsdp.150206 fatcat:lwp7o7hq7vavzlwuhsnnz6rkzm

Page 112 of POWER Vol. 99, Issue 6 [page]

1955 POWER  
Based on refueling needs and an al- lowance for operation and maintenance, reasonable plant-load factors for the four cases of Table 2 appear to be: Case Plant-load factor, 4 80* B 80* Cc 80* D 60** *Highest  ...  oyetom — 4 Boler feed pumps supplies € Purification 8 Comamment vessel or 5 Rasdwete: heute building © inert-gas systems © Cantrols and instrumentation 9 Foundations 7 Building foundotions 7 Piping. volves  ... 

Manufacturing and Disposal of Building Materials and Inventorying Infrastructure in ecoinvent (8 pp)

Hans-Jörg Althaus, Daniel Kellenberger, Gabor Doka, Tina Künniger
2004 The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment  
The aspects are shown in a case study of the production and disposal of gypsum fibre board.  ...  focus in this part is on data structure and boundaries, on inventorying building material disposal and on inventorying infrastructure, especially land-use.  ...  The system boundary in the inventory includes expenditures on the building site, like demolition energies, for instance, but also transports, expenditures in a sorting plant and the final disposal of not  ... 
doi:10.1065/lca2004.11.181.4 fatcat:zfh6ktor2rayzmbi2i46ipgtwm

Optimum design of the tuned mass-damper-inerter for serviceability limit state performance in wind-excited tall buildings

Agathoklis Giaralis, Francesco Petrini
2017 Procedia Engineering  
Optimally designed tuned mass-damper-inerters (TMDIs) are considered to meet code-prescribed serviceability criteria in typical wind-excited tall buildings subject to vortex shedding effects in a performance-based  ...  A benchmark 74-storey building is considered, where TMDI is added to the structural system assuming ideal linear inerter behavior.  ...  Acknowledgements This work has been funded by EPSRC in UK, under grant EP/M017621/1.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2017.09.453 fatcat:2rhhcs5tsvbfzhmdhxrmn5msly

The evolution of construction waste sorting on-site

Hongping Yuan, Weisheng Lu, Jane Jianli Hao
2013 Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews  
In Hong Kong, the inert portion can be deposited at public filling areas for land reclamation while the non-inert portion is disposed of at landfills.  ...  It was found that construction waste management (CWM) regulations have significantly enhanced on-site CWS in Hong Kong.  ...  For the non-inert waste generated in higher floors, it is handled and transported to the ground by refuse chutes or cranes in most of the cases.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.rser.2012.12.012 fatcat:dqb53jk7w5df5mpbihj5ymipie

Estimation of sensible and latent heat based on measurements for non-typical large room

Sylwia Szczęśniak, Juliusz Walaszczyk, M.A. Sayegh, J. Danielewicz, H. Jouhara, B. Kaźmierczak, M. Kutyłowska, K. Piekarska
2019 E3S Web of Conferences  
The knowledge about dynamic changing heating and cooling load in existing building is essential for proper energy management.  ...  Whenever existing building is analyzed or ventilation system is going optimized, it's essential to estimate temporary sensible and latent heat based on historical data.  ...  We would like to thank AQUA SERWIS and Wroclaw ZOO and its employees for making the measurement object available, as well as engagement and assistance both during the measurements and after their completion  ... 
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/201911600085 fatcat:74siwljswvdlta5gsqgz5hznka

Evaluation of Renewable Energy Technologies in a net Zero Energy Office Building in Germany

L. Spitalny, D. Unger, J. Maasmann, P. Schwerdt, B. Van Reeth, A. Thiemann, J.M.A. Myrzik
2013 The Renewable Energies and Power Quality Journal (RE&PQJ)  
For this reason, the effectiveness of the energy management system and the combined operation of the heat pumps are evaluated in this paper.  ...  To coordinate the power supply and demand of the building, an energy management system is used.  ...  The nZEB-goal can only be achieved by an optimized energy management system (EMS) with the aim of an efficient energy use. For this reason, the effectiveness of the EMS is analysed and verified.  ... 
doi:10.24084/repqj11.292 fatcat:dqgg6pec3fgtraa33ejp4bipvq


Lee Brian Gardner, Don K Ryland, Sam Suppiah
2017 CNL Nuclear Review  
CNL Nuclear Review Downloaded from by on 12/15/18 For personal use only.  ...  Pagination not final (cite DOI) / Pagination provisoire (citer le DOI) CNL Nuclear Review Downloaded from by on 12/15/18 For personal use only.  ...  in this case involves the SCWR containment building.  ... 
doi:10.12943/cnr.2017.00004 fatcat:p5yoragjnffwzkcsl7rdccfk2e


Antonio Basti
2018 Detritus  
The study focused on identifying the potentialities and limits of various management strategies for the collection and reuse of debris caused by building collapses and demolition works.  ...  network of inert material collection, treatment and recycling companies is in place.  ...  For this reason the total distance of SCENARIO 2 is roughly 187 km.  ... 
doi:10.31025/2611-4135/2018.13661 fatcat:qjr4kydgcfdrnpmxpjcuw3eih4

Material and energy recovery in integrated waste management systems: A life-cycle costing approach

Antonio Massarutto, Alessandro de Carli, Matteo Graffi
2011 Waste Management  
Scenarios are compared on the base of the full cost for treating the total waste generated in the area.  ...  Several alternative scenarios based on different combinations of energy and materials recovery are applied to two imaginary areas modelled in order to represent a typical Northern Italian setting.  ...  Acknowledgments Support from the PRIN 2006 project ''Comparative analysis of strategies for material and energy recovery from waste'' is gratefully acknowledged.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.wasman.2011.05.017 pmid:21704504 fatcat:aycawpgjpzb55gfghlovz3os34

Assessment Model of End-of-Life Costs and Waste Quantification in Selective Demolitions: Case Studies of Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings

Eduardo Vázquez-López, Federico Garzia, Roberta Pernetti, Jaime Solís-Guzmán, Madelyn Marrero
2020 Sustainability  
The assessment of end-of-life costs in the present work is developed by a case-based reasoning.  ...  Innovative designs, such as those taking place in nearly zero-energy buildings, need to tackle Life Cycle Cost, because reducing the impact of use can carry other collateral and unexpected costs.  ...  As the official energy bills were not available in most cases, the evaluation was based on the energy demand calculated.  ... 
doi:10.3390/su12156255 fatcat:wfwhz6ar3zdk3kzla5a3knceza

Construction and Demolition Waste Management in Turkey [chapter]

Hakan Arslan, Nilay Cosgun, Burcu Salg
2012 Waste Management - An Integrated Vision  
consumption,  Devising renovation project instead of demolition projects for old buildings in order to reduce wastes,  Specifying water-based adhesives and paints.  ...  of the waste management system and strategies  ... 
doi:10.5772/46110 fatcat:5m7yzbyicjh23mq4gmlgelwvvu

Distributed Energy Systems Management Using the Case Based Reasoning

El Yasmine Ait Si Larbi, Ghalem Belalem, Bouziane Beldjilali
2019 International Journal of Control and Automation  
The purpose of this paper is to show how teams' managers can use a past experience, and to evaluate the impact of structure modification according to decision making using the case based reasoning.  ...  This paper shows a company team's behavior which operates in the field of energy supplying.  ...  energy wastage in overheating and over cooling for buildings.  ... 
doi:10.33832/ijca.2019.12.6.01 fatcat:2tialidiojhhnba457pptr2mqm

Sustainable reverse logistic of construction and demolition wastes in French regions: Towards sustainable practices

Nacef Tazi, Rachida Idir, Amor Ben Fraj
2020 Procedia CIRP  
To do so, an MFA based methodology is provided in this paper to assess the regional ability of a country to develop closed loop reverse logistic practices in the dwelling sector.  ...  Based on material flow analysis (MFA), the actual status and potential improvement of handling dwelling wastes in a closed loop as a sustainable practice were assessed.  ...  In his survey ( Ribas Portella, 2012 ), the dwelling typology, construction period, type of building, climate zone and the energy source for heating were the main criterion used for segmentation.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procir.2020.01.126 fatcat:cmjmrfl2avfldg6titd5qrltae

Zero-waste networks in construction and demolition in Portugal

Vera Durão, João Caixinhas, Suhita Osório-Peters, Emilia den Boer, Ian D. Williams, Tony Curran, Andreas Pertl
2014 Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers : Waste and Resource Management  
The case studies analysed to what extent it is possible to achieve a significant reduction of the solid waste produced and an overall decrease in energy and water consumption.  ...  Waste and Resource Management Volume 167 Issue WR4 Zero-waste networks in construction and demolition in Portugal Durã o, Caixinhas, Osó rio-Peters et al.  ...  and waste and industrial symbiosis in materials management & rational management of energy and transport/logistics optimisation and industrial symbiosis in the management of energy and transport & optimised  ... 
doi:10.1680/warm.13.00032 fatcat:zwznmw4xwjfpnpdzbzr4oodd6i
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