Bioclimatic Analysis in Pre‐Design Stage of Passive House in Indonesia
AbstractThe objective of this study is to investigate the climate characteristics of Indonesian regions using an Olgyay Bioclimatic chart, a Givoni–Milne Bioclimatic chart and a Mahoney Table as the pre‐design stage in the development of a passive house design standard for residential house construction in Indonesia. Jakarta was the city chosen for deep analysis, because it represents most of the Indonesian regions in terms of temperature and relative humidity. The Olgyay Bioclimatic chart showed that the climate needs a high wind velocity to counteract the vapor pressure and shading in order to reduce solar gain entering the building. The Givoni–Milne Bioclimatic chart proposed natural ventilation and shading devices, while the Mahoney Table recommends open spaces for protection against hot wind, rooms single‐banked and permanent provision for air movement. The composite size of the opening at body height is better to allow the wind to counter the high levels of humidity and temperature. Heavy walls and roofs are suggested, as well as the provision of protection devices for the high amount of rainfall. Energy simulation was also done to investigate the effectiveness of the passive strategy proposed by the bioclimatic analysis. These results give a contribution as the indispensable basis for the development of a passive house standard in Indonesia. View Full-Text
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Santy; Matsumoto, H.; Tsuzuki, K.; Susanti, L. Bioclimatic Analysis in Pre‐Design Stage of Passive House in Indonesia. Buildings 2017, 7, 24.
Santy, Matsumoto H, Tsuzuki K, Susanti L. Bioclimatic Analysis in Pre‐Design Stage of Passive House in Indonesia. Buildings. 2017; 7(1):24.Chicago/Turabian Style
Santy; Matsumoto, Hiroshi; Tsuzuki, Kazuyo; Susanti, Lusi. 2017. "Bioclimatic Analysis in Pre‐Design Stage of Passive House in Indonesia." Buildings 7, no. 1: 24.