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Final Task Management Report

Author: Anne Grete Hestnes, Operating Agent for The Royal Ministry of Industry and Energy
Edition: October 1996
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The focus of the Task was the application of passive and/or active solar technologies for space heating of single family and multi family residential buildings. The use of passive and active solar concepts for cooling, ventilation, and lighting was also addressed, as well as advanced energy conservation measures to reduce heating and cooling loads.


Simulation Strategies for Selected Technologies

Editors: Poel, B. and H.Erhorn; Damen Consultants, Arnhem
Edition: 1994
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Component and System Testing

Editor: Saxhof, B.; DTU, Copenhagen
Edition: October 1995
ISBN: 87- 984610-3-6
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Solar Low Energy Houses of IEA Task 13

Author: Hastings, S.R.; James & James Science Publishers Ltd., London
Edition: 1995
ISBN: 1-873936-37-0
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Solar Energy Houses: Strategies, Technologies, Examples

Authors: Hestnes, A.G., S.R.Hastings, and B.Saxhof
James & James Science Publishers Ltd, London
Edition: 1996
ISBN: 1- 873936-69-9
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General papers about Task 13 in journals and conference proceedings

Edition: 1992-1996
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Hestnes, A.G., Advanced Solar Low Energy Buildings: An Update of Task 13 of the lEA's Solar Heating and Cooling Programme, in Sun World, Volume 16, Number 3, Sept. 1992. 17

Hestnes, A.G., Our New Solar Buildings, in Sun at Work in Europe, Volume 10, Number 1, March 1995.

Hestnes, A.G., Advanced Solar Low Energy Buildings. Task 13 of the lEA's Solar Heating and Cooling Programme, Proceedings of CIB-symposium, Stuttgart 1990, The International Symposium on Energy Efficient Buildings, Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany 1993, Innovative Housing '93, Vancouver 1993, ISES Solar World Congress, Budapest 1993, 4th European Conference on Solar Energy in Architecture and Urban Planning, Berlin 1996, and EuroSun '96, Freiburg 1996

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