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Airtightness and thermal insulation: building design solutions.

Carlsson B, Elmroth A, Engvall P A, 1980
air leakage | air tightness | building code | concrete | thermal insulation | joint | multifamily building
Bibliographic info: Swedish Council for Building Research, Stockholm, Sweden, D37:1980.
Languages: English

Approximately 40% of the energy consumption in Sweden is utilized in the heating of buildings. In order to reduce the amount of energy utilized for heating purposes, more stringent thermal insulation requirements for buildings were introduced.

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